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Welcome to Whitsitt ...

Whitsitt is located in Hale County<1>.

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

Whitsitt is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Whitsitt ...

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

  • Demopolis [Marengo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Demopolis
    • Demopolis [Marengo County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitsitt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Demopolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Demopolis<5>
  • Marion [Perry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
    • Marion [Perry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Whitsitt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,123 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • Greensboro [Hale County]
  • Uniontown [Perry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uniontown
    • Uniontown [Perry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Whitsitt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,227 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Uniontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uniontown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uniontown<5>
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    • Forkland [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forkland
      • Forkland [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Whitsitt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 588 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forkland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forkland
    • Newbern [Hale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newbern
      • Newbern [Hale County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Whitsitt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newbern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newbern
    • Faunsdale [Marengo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Faunsdale
      • Faunsdale [Marengo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Whitsitt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 92 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faunsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Faunsdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Faunsdale<5>
    • Dayton [Marengo County]
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      • Dayton [Marengo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Whitsitt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton
    • Prairieville [Hale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairieville
      • Prairieville [Hale County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitsitt
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairieville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairieville
    • Arcola [Hale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcola
      • Arcola [Hale County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Whitsitt
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcola

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitsitt ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Whitsitt. 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 Hale, 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 Whitsitt - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Whitsitt) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitsitt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6010, Longitude: -87.5922       In this case, the coordinates for Whitsitt 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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