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Goldville, Alabama

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Welcome to Goldville ...

The town of Goldville is located in Tallapoosa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Goldville has a population of 54 people<1> (see below for details).

Goldville is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Goldville had a population of 55 people. This makes Goldville the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 55 people, the population of Goldville increased 48.65% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 37 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Goldville had an population of 54 people. This is a decrease of 1.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 45.95% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Goldville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Goldville and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2015
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ashland   [Map]   1,983   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dadeville   [Map]   3,150   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Daviston   [Map]   210   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Goodwater   [Map]   1,343   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Jacksons' Gap   [Map]   802   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Goldville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Goldville - they are located in Nevada and South Carolina.

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

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 Goldville. 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 Goldville. 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 Goldville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goldville ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Goldville. 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.

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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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Goldville. 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 Goldville.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Goldville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Goldville) 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 Goldville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Goldville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goldville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0841, Longitude: -85.7831     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Goldville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Goldville.


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