RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Shreve, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

 The location of Shreve 

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(Location provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for Shreve
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Alabama
 
The Commemorative Quarter for Alabama

About Shreve (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Conecuh County (see below)

Time Zone: Shreve lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (251)

Elevation: 370 feet [112.78 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Shreve. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5096, Longitude: -86.7069     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shreve have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   31° 30' 34"
Lon:   -86° 42' 24"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   McKenzie

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Shreve

GNIS ID:   157055
FIPS State / Place Code:   01 / 70248

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Shreve)


About Conecuh County

The community of Evergreen is the County Seat for Conecuh County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Conecuh)

Population

2015:<4>     12,672   (4.2% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     13,228   (6.11% decrease since 2000)
2000:     14,089

Total Area:<5>   852 sq. miles [2,208.5 km²]

Housing Units:<6>   7,093

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Conecuh

GNIS ID:   161543
FIPS State / County Code:   01 / 035

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Shreve)


About Alabama

From the US Census

Population

2015:     4,846,411   (1.39% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Shreve)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Alabama Community

About Conecuh County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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







Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shreve - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Shreve, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

- Return to Citation

<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Shreve.

- Return to Citation

<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2015.

- Return to Citation

<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Shreve. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

- Return to Citation

<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Shreve.



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   AL
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall