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Welcome to Rock Creek ...

Rock Creek is located in Winston County<1>.

The location of Rock Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Rock Creek: Rock Crk. (or less commonly used: Rock Ck. or Rock Cr.)

Rock Creek is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Rock Creek lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Rock Creek ...

While we believe that this Rock Creek is located in Winston County, we know of another 3 Alabama communities named Rock Creek. Those communities are located in the following counties: Colbert, Escambia and Jefferson County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 52 communities that are also named Rock Creek - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (2), Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (3), Texas (4), West Virginia (2) and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rock Creek.

Communities near Rock Creek ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rock Creek.

  • Haleyville [Winston County]
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    • Haleyville [Winston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Rock Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,142 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haleyville<5>
  • Bear Creek [Marion County]
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    • Bear Creek [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Rock Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,068 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bear Creek<5>
  • Double Springs [Winston County]
  • Addison [Winston County]
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    • Addison [Winston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Rock Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 718 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Addison<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lynn [Winston County]
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      • Lynn [Winston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Rock Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 635 people
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    • Arley [Winston County]
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      • Arley [Winston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Rock Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 345 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arley<5>
    • Nauvoo [Walker County]
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      • Nauvoo [Walker County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Rock Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Former name for Nauvoo:
      • Ingle Mills
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nauvoo<5>
    • Natural Bridge [Winston County]
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      • Natural Bridge [Winston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Rock Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Natural Bridge<5>
    • Ashridge [Winston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashridge
      • Ashridge [Winston County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Rock Creek
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    • Grayson [Winston County]
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      • Grayson [Winston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Rock Creek
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rock Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rock Creek.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rock Creek. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Rock Creek.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rock Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Rock Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rock Creek ...

Looking for more information about Rock Creek? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Rock Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rock Creek.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rock Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Winston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rock Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rock Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1951, Longitude: -87.3895       In this case, the coordinates for Rock Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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