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Welcome to Russell Hill ...

Russell Hill is located in Madison County<1>.

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

Russell Hill is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Russell Hill: (256) & (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Russell Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Russell Hill - they are located in Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Russell Hill.

Communities near Russell Hill ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Russell Hill.

  • Madison [Madison County]
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    • Madison [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Russell Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 51,593 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
  • Athens [Limestone County]
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    • Athens [Limestone County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Russell Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,366 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<6>
  • New Hope [Madison County]
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    • New Hope [Madison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Russell Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,916 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Hope<6>
  • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Owens' Cross Roads
    • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Russell Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owens' Cross Roads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,129 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owens' Cross Roads<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Triana [Madison County]
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      • Triana [Madison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Russell Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Triana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 949 people
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    • Gurley [Madison County]
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      • Gurley [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Russell Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gurley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 812 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gurley<6>
    • Paint Rock [Jackson County]
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      • Paint Rock [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Russell Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paint Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 197 people
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    • Mooresville [Limestone County]
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      • Mooresville [Limestone County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Russell Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 61 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mooresville<6>
    • Greenwycke Village [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwycke Village
      • Greenwycke Village [Madison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Russell Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwycke Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwycke Village
    • Normal [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Normal
      • Normal [Madison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Russell Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Normal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Normal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Normal<6>

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 Russell Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Russell Hill.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Russell Hill. 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 Russell Hill.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russell Hill ...

Looking for more information about Russell Hill? 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 Russell Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Russell Hill.

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About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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 Madison, 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 Russell Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Russell Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Russell Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7326, Longitude: -86.6244       In this case, the coordinates for Russell Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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