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Edwardsville, Alabama
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Welcome to Edwardsville ...

The town of Edwardsville is located in Cleburne County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Edwardsville has a population of 204 people<1> (see below for details).

Edwardsville is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Edwardsville (for example, toward Tallapoosa (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Telephone area codes for Edwardsville: (256) & (938)<3>

The ZIP code for Edwardsville: 36261<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Edwardsville had a population of 202 people. This makes Edwardsville the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 202 people, the population of Edwardsville increased 8.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 186 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Edwardsville had an population of 204 people. This is an increase of 0.99% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.68% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Edwardsville.

Communities near Edwardsville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Edwardsville and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2015
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Heflin   [Map]   3,499   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Piedmont   [Map]   4,714   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Weaver   [Map]   3,091   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bowdon (GA)   [Map]   2,072   SE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Edwardsville.

Communities Also Named Edwardsville ...

While we believe that this Edwardsville is located in Cleburne County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Edwardsville. Those communities are located in the following counties: Coffee and Etowah County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 16 communities that are also named Edwardsville - they are located in Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Virginia (2).

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

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 Edwardsville. 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 Edwardsville. 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 Edwardsville. Our list includes 15 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Edwardsville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edwardsville ...

Looking for more information about Edwardsville? 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.

Looking for more information about Edwardsville? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Edwardsville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Edwardsville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Edwardsville. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Cleburne County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Edwardsville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Edwardsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Edwardsville.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Edwardsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Edwardsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Edwardsville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Edwardsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Edwardsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Edwardsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edwardsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7076, Longitude: -85.5108     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Edwardsville.


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