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Welcome to Wilson Heights ...

Wilson Heights is located in Lauderdale County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Wilson Heights: Wilson Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Wilson Heights is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Wilson Heights: (256) & (938)<3>

Communities near Wilson Heights ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Muscle Shoals   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the South (S) of Wilson Heights

Located in Colbert County

Sheffield   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wilson Heights

Located in Colbert County

Tuscumbia   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wilson Heights

Located in Colbert County

Liberty Grove   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Wilson Heights

Located in Lawrence County (TN)

Loretto   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Wilson Heights

Located in Lawrence County (TN)

Rogersville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Wilson Heights

Corning   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Wilson Heights

Located in Wayne County (TN)

Town Creek   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Wilson Heights

Located in Lawrence County

Littleville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Wilson Heights

Located in Colbert County

Killen   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Wilson Heights

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

Communities Also Named Wilson Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Wilson Heights - they are located in Illinois, Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

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 Wilson Heights. 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 Wilson Heights. 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 Wilson Heights.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilson Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wilson Heights. 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 Wilson Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<4>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- Wilson Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilson Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8312, Longitude: -87.6167     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wilson Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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