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Hammondville, Alabama

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Welcome to Hammondville ...

The town of Hammondville is located in DeKalb County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Hammondville has a population of 487 people<1> (see below for details).

Hammondville is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Hammondville: (256) and (938)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hammondville had a population of 488 people. This makes Hammondville the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Hammondville represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 339th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 488 people, the population of Hammondville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (that had a count of 486 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Hammondville had an population of 487 people. This is a decrease of 0.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.21% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hammondville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hammondville and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2015
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,023   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,346   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ider   [Map]   716   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Powell   [Map]   957   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,031   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hammondville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Hammondville - they are located in Florida, New York and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Hammondville. 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 Hammondville. 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 Hammondville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hammondville ...

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

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) Hammondville. 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hammondville - 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 Hammondville.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Hammondville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hammondville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hammondville. 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 Hammondville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hammondville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5686, Longitude: -85.6397     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hammondville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hammondville.


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