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Welcome to Alexander Springs ...

Alexander Springs is located in Lawrence County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alexander Springs: Alexander Spgs. (or less commonly used: Alexander Spngs. or Alexander Sprngs.)

Alexander Springs is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Alexander Springs, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Alexander Springs is located in the (931) area code.

Communities Also Named Alexander Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Alexander Springs - they are located in Florida and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Alexander Springs ...

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

  • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrenceburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrenceburg
    • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Alexander Springs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 10,838 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrenceburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceburg<5>
  • Pulaski [Giles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pulaski
    • Pulaski [Giles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Alexander Springs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,652 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski<5>
  • Powell Chapel [Giles County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powell Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powell Chapel
    • Powell Chapel [Giles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Alexander Springs
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powell Chapel
  • New Prospect [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Prospect
    • New Prospect [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Alexander Springs
    • Estimated population in 2014: 6,880 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Prospect
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jonesboro [Maury County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesboro
      • Jonesboro [Maury County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2014: 5,238 people
    • Mount Pleasant [Maury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Maury County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,893 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<5>
    • Hohenwald [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hohenwald
      • Hohenwald [Lewis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,687 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hohenwald
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hohenwald<5>
    • Southport [Maury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southport
      • Southport [Maury County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,110 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
    • Wales [Giles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wales
      • Wales [Giles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,031 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wales
    • Voorhies [Lewis County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Voorhies have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Voorhies
      • Voorhies [Lewis County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,476 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Voorhies

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexander Springs ...

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

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About Lawrence County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lawrence County: www.co.lawrence.tn.us/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Lawrence, 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 Alexander Springs - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alexander Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexander Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3773, Longitude: -87.2692       In this case, the coordinates for Alexander Springs 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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