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Limestone Creek, FL -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida
Population (2000): 569
Housing Units (2000): 166
Land area (2000): 0.452769 sq. miles (1.172665 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.452769 sq. miles (1.172665 sq. km)
FIPS code: 40562
Located within: Florida (FL), FIPS 12
Location: 26.943809 N, 80.140330 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
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Limestone Creek, FL
Limestone Creek
Limestone Creek

Limestone Creek is long with a drainage area of , and is a tributary to the Tennessee River. The river rises in Lincoln County, Tennessee, and flows south into Madison County, Alabama before flowing through Limestone County, Alabama, where most of the river's watershed is located. In fact, Limestone Creek is where Limestone County gets its name. Limestone Creek terminates in the Tennessee River at Arrowhead Landing, which is the southeastern most point of Limestone County's Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge. The land within this watershed is predominantly agricultural, but has experienced significant recent residential growth from the city of Huntsville.

Limestone Creek (disambiguation)

Limestone Creek may refer to:

  • Limestone Creek, a 45 mile tributary of the Tennessee River.
  • Limestone Creek (Georgia), a tributary of the Ocmulgee River
  • Limestone Creek (Kansas)
  • Limestone Creek, Florida, a census-designated place in Palm Beach County
  • Limestone Creek (Chattahoochee River), a tributary to the Chattahoochee River
  • Limestone Creek (New York), runs through Fayetteville, Onondaga County, to Oneida Lake
Limestone Creek (Onondaga County)

Limestone Creek is a long stream in Onondaga County, New York.

Originating at DeRuyter Reservoir near Delphi Falls, New York the creek flows generally north to its confluence with Chittenango Creek. The upper reaches of the creek drain the valley of Pompeys Hollow, west of Cazenovia Lake. The creek then flows past Manlius and Fayetteville, passing under the Erie Canal near Green Lakes State Park, receiving Butternut Creek from the west below Minoa. Downstream of there, it empties into Chittenango Creek which continues a few miles north to Oneida Lake.

The Limestone Creek Aqueduct, completed in 1856, carries the Enlarged Erie Canal across Limestone Creek. It is a three-span stone structure long, supporting a concrete aqueduct and the old towpath (now the Erie Canalway Trail).

The Edwards Falls, about high, are located on Limestone Creek near Manlius.

Limestone Creek (Kansas)

Limestone Creek is a stream in Bourbon and Allen counties, in the U.S. state of Kansas.

The creek was named from the limestone outcroppings along this stream.

Limestone Creek enters the Little Osage River southeast of Xenia, in Bourbon County.

Limestone Creek (Chattahoochee River)

Limestone Creek is a stream in Georgia, and is a tributary of the Chattahoochee River. The creek is approximately long.