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Henagar, Alabama

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Welcome to Henagar ...

The city of Henagar is located in DeKalb County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Henagar has a population of 2,346 people<1> (see below for details).

Henagar is 1,460 feet [445 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

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

The ZIP code for Henagar: 35978<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Henagar had a population of 2,344 people. This makes Henagar the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Henagar represents 0.05% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 162nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,344 people, the population of Henagar decreased 2.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,400 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Henagar had an population of 2,346 people (or a decrease of 2.25% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Henagar ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Henagar and not the distance if you are driving it.<5>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,023   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   974   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ider   [Map]   716   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Powell   [Map]   957   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,031   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Henagar. 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 Henagar. 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 Henagar.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Henagar ...

Looking for more information about Henagar? 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 Henagar, 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 Henagar.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Henagar. 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 Henagar. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

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

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

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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 city (such as Henagar). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Henagar 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Henagar. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Henagar) 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 Henagar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Henagar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henagar. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6315, Longitude: -85.7396     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Henagar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Henagar.



 
 
 

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