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Welcome to Happy Hollow ...

Happy Hollow is located in Harrison County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Happy Hollow: Happy Holw. (or less commonly used: Happy Hlw. or Happy Hllw.)

Happy Hollow is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Happy Hollow (for example, toward Cannelton), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Happy Hollow: (812)

Communities Also Named Happy Hollow ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Happy Hollow - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Georgia (2), Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Rhode Island and Texas.

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

Communities near Happy Hollow ...

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

  • Louisville
  • Jeffersonville
  • New Albany
  • Radcliff
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radcliff
    • Radcliff lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,923 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radcliff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radcliff
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radcliff<5>
  • Shively
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shively
    • Shively lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,690 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shively
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shively<5>
  • Shepherdsville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shepherdsville
    • Shepherdsville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,297 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shepherdsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherdsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shepherdsville<5>
  • Hillview
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillview
    • Hillview lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillview
  • Vine Grove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vine Grove
    • Vine Grove lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,554 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vine Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vine Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vine Grove<5>
  • Georgetown
  • Corydon
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corydon
    • Corydon lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,181 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corydon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corydon<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Happy Hollow ...

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

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

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Harrison, 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 Happy Hollow - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Happy Hollow) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Happy Hollow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0534, Longitude: -85.9377       In this case, the coordinates for Happy Hollow 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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