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Welcome to Sharps Mill ...

Sharps Mill is located in Lauderdale County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sharps Mill: Sharps Ml. (or less commonly used: Sharps Mll.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Sharps Mill for more information about variations on the name of Sharps Mill.

Sharps Mill is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Sharps Mill: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities near Sharps Mill ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sharps Mill.

  • Florence [Lauderdale County]
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    • Florence [Lauderdale County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Sharps Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,797 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<6>
  • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]
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    • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Sharps Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,575 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscle Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscle Shoals<6>
  • Sheffield [Colbert County]
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    • Sheffield [Colbert County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Sharps Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,901 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheffield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheffield<6>
  • Tuscumbia [Colbert County]
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    • Tuscumbia [Colbert County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Sharps Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,461 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuscumbia<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loretto [Lawrence County]
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      • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Sharps Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,771 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<6>
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
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      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Sharps Mill
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Cherokee [Colbert County]
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      • Cherokee [Colbert County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Sharps Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,008 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherokee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherokee<6>
    • Killen [Lauderdale County]
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      • Killen [Lauderdale County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Sharps Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 955 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Killen<6>
    • Collinwood [Wayne County]
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      • Collinwood [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Sharps Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 944 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collinwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County]
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      • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Sharps Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 829 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<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 Sharps Mill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sharps Mill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sharps Mill ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sharps Mill. 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 Lauderdale, 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 Sharps Mill - 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 '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- Sharps Mill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sharps Mill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9081, Longitude: -87.7056       In this case, the coordinates for Sharps Mill 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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