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Welcome to Hillside ...

Hillside is located in Muhlenberg County<1>.

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

Hillside is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Hillside lies within the (270) area code.

Communities Also Named Hillside ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kentucky communities named Hillside: This one is located in Muhlenberg County and the other is located in Pulaski County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 55 communities that are also named Hillside - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (2), Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (5), Nova Scotia (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Quebec, South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Washington and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Hillside ...

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

  • Madisonville [Hopkins County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madisonville
    • Madisonville [Hopkins County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,656 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madisonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madisonville<5>
  • Central City [Muhlenberg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
    • Central City [Muhlenberg County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,692 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central City<5>
  • Greenville [Muhlenberg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Muhlenberg County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Beaver Dam [Ohio County]
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    • Beaver Dam [Ohio County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Dam<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Earlington [Hopkins County]
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      • Earlington [Hopkins County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Earlington<5>
    • Livermore [McLean County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livermore
      • Livermore [McLean County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,270 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livermore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livermore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livermore<5>
    • Nortonville [Hopkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nortonville
      • Nortonville [Hopkins County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,147 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nortonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nortonville<5>
    • White Plains [Hopkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
      • White Plains [Hopkins County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<5>
    • Mortons Gap [Hopkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mortons Gap
      • Mortons Gap [Hopkins County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 825 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mortons Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mortons Gap<5>
    • Drakesboro [Muhlenberg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drakesboro
      • Drakesboro [Muhlenberg County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 494 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drakesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drakesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drakesboro<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 Hillside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hillside.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hillside ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kentucky

About Muhlenberg County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Muhlenberg, 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 Hillside - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hillside) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hillside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2484, Longitude: -87.1633       In this case, the coordinates for Hillside 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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