Welcome to Tarrant (aka 'Tarrant City') ...
The city of Tarrant is located in Jefferson County.
From the Census Estimates for 2015, Tarrant has a population of 6,210 people<1> (see below for details).
Tarrant was established in 1912.
The community of Tarrant is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Tarrant lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Tarrant lies within the (205) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Tarrant had a population of 6,397 people. This makes Tarrant the county's 18th most populous community.
The population of Tarrant represents 0.13% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 88th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,397 people, the population of Tarrant decreased 8.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,022 people).
Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Tarrant had an population of 6,210 people. This is a decrease of 2.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.56% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Tarrant ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Tarrant and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Tarrant.
Communities Also Named Tarrant ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Tarrant - they are located in Texas (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Tarrant.
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 Tarrant. 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 Tarrant. 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 Tarrant.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tarrant:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tarrant ...
Looking for more information about Tarrant? 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 Tarrant, 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 Tarrant.
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) Tarrant. 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.
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.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tarrant. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/