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(Jefferson County)

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Welcome to Limestone ...

Limestone is located in Jefferson County.

Limestone is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Limestone lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Limestone and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Limestone lies within the (850) area code.

Communities near Limestone ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Limestone and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Crawfordville   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Lamont   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lloyd   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Miccosukee   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Monticello   [Map]   2,395   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Saint Marks   [Map]   312   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Limestone ...

While we believe that this Limestone is located in Jefferson County, we know of another 2 Florida communities named Limestone. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hardee and Walton County.

Beyond Florida, there are 31 communities that are also named Limestone - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maine, Michigan (2), Montana, New Brunswick, New York, Ohio (3), Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia (3).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Limestone. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Limestone. 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 Limestone.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Limestone ...

Looking for more information about Limestone? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Limestone? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Limestone, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Limestone.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.co.jefferson.fl.us/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Limestone - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Limestone. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Limestone) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Limestone. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3513, Longitude: -84.0279     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Limestone have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Limestone.

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