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The location of Tharptown













Welcome to Tharptown ...

Tharptown is located in Franklin County.

The location of Tharptown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Tharptown is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Tharptown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Muscle Shoals   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North (N) of Tharptown

Located in Colbert County

Russellville   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Tharptown

Sheffield   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Tharptown

Located in Colbert County

Tuscumbia   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Tharptown

Located in Colbert County

Moulton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Tharptown

Located in Lawrence County

Phil Campbell   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Tharptown

Town Creek   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Tharptown

Located in Lawrence County

Bear Creek   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Tharptown

Located in Marion County

Littleville   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tharptown

Located in Colbert County

Leighton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Tharptown

Located in Colbert County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Tharptown.

Communities Also Named Tharptown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tharptown - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tharptown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tharptown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tharptown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tharptown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tharptown ...

Looking for more information about Tharptown? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tharptown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Tharptown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tharptown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5223, Longitude: -87.6286     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tharptown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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