Center Point, Alabama
Welcome to Center Point ...
The city of Center Point is located in Jefferson County.
A typical abbreviation for Center Point: Center Pt.
From the Census Estimates for 2015, Center Point has a population of 16,655 people<1> (see below for details).
Center Point is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Center Point lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Center Point lies within the (205) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Center Point had a population of 16,921 people. This makes Center Point the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Center Point represents 0.35% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 33rd most populous community.
Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Center Point had an population of 16,655 people. This is a decrease of 1.57% since the 2010 Census.
Communities near Center Point ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Center Point and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Center Point.
Communities Also Named Center Point ...
While we believe that this Center Point is located in Jefferson County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Center Point. Those communities are located in the following counties: Clarke and Montgomery County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 42 communities that are also named Center Point - they are located in Arkansas (5), Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi (4), Missouri (3), New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee (7), Texas (11) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Center Point.
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 Center Point. 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 Center Point. 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 Center Point.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Center Point:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Center Point ...
Looking for more information about Center Point? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Center Point, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Center Point.
Search for Local Businesses ...
Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Center Point. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.
If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Center Point. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/