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Livingston, Alabama

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Welcome to Livingston ...

The city of Livingston is located in Sumter County and is the County Seat for Sumter County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Livingston has a population of 3,414 people<1> (see below for details).

Livingston is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Livingston is within the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Livingston: 35470<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Livingston had a population of 3,485 people (which is 25.32% of the total population of Sumter County). This makes Livingston the county's most populous community.

The population of Livingston represents 0.07% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 129th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,485 people, the population of Livingston increased 5.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,297 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Livingston had an population of 3,414 people. This is a decrease of 2.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.55% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Livingston ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2015
Arrington   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bellamy   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Boligee   [Map]   309   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cuba   [Map]   321   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Emelle   [Map]   50   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Epes   [Map]   183   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Livingston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Livingston - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Livingston. 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 Livingston. 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 Livingston. Our list includes 10 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Livingston ...

Looking for more information about Livingston? 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 Livingston, 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 Livingston.

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) Livingston. 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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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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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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Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>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 Livingston). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Livingston or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Livingston. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Livingston) 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 Livingston. 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 Livingston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Livingston. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5983, Longitude: -88.1890     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Livingston 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 Livingston.


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