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Welcome to Smoke Rise ...

Smoke Rise is located in Blount County<1>.

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

Smoke Rise is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Smoke Rise: (205)

Communities Also Named Smoke Rise ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Smoke Rise: This one is located in Blount County and the other is located in Tuscaloosa County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 6 communities that are also named Smoke Rise - they are located in Georgia (2), New Jersey, South Carolina and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Smoke Rise.

Communities near Smoke Rise ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Smoke Rise.

  • Center Point [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center Point
    • Center Point [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Smoke Rise
    • Estimated population in 2015: 16,655 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Center Point<5>
  • Cullman [Cullman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cullman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cullman
    • Cullman [Cullman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Smoke Rise
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,034 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cullman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cullman<5>
  • Gardendale [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardendale
    • Gardendale [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Smoke Rise
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,177 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardendale<5>
  • Clay [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clay
    • Clay [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Smoke Rise
    • Estimated population in 2015: 9,655 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fultondale [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fultondale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fultondale
      • Fultondale [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Smoke Rise
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,284 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fultondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fultondale<5>
    • Pinson [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinson
      • Pinson [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Smoke Rise
      • Estimated population in 2015: 7,438 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinson<5>
    • Kimberly [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimberly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kimberly
      • Kimberly [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Smoke Rise
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,593 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimberly<5>
    • Hanceville [Cullman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanceville
      • Hanceville [Cullman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Smoke Rise
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,461 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanceville<5>
    • Warrior [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrior
      • Warrior [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Smoke Rise
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,210 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrior
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrior<5>
    • Good Hope [Cullman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Good Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Good Hope
      • Good Hope [Cullman County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Smoke Rise
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Good Hope

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smoke Rise ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Blount County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.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 Blount, 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 Smoke Rise - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Smoke Rise) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Smoke Rise. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Smoke Rise

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smoke Rise. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8918, Longitude: -86.8203       In this case, the coordinates for Smoke Rise 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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