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Uniontown, Alabama

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Welcome to Uniontown ...

The town of Uniontown is located in Perry County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Uniontown has a population of 2,415 people<1> (see below for details).

Uniontown was established in 1818.

The community of Uniontown is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Uniontown lies within the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Uniontown: 36786<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Uniontown had a population of 1,775 people (which is 16.76% of the total population of Perry County). This makes Uniontown the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Uniontown represents 0.04% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 198th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,775 people, the population of Uniontown increased 8.5% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,636 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Uniontown had an population of 2,415 people. This is an increase of 36.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 47.62% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Uniontown ...

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

Community   2015
Dayton   [Map]   50   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,148   W   18 miles [29 km]
Faunsdale   [Map]   94   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,387   N   18 miles [29 km]
Linden   [Map]   2,025   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,447   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Uniontown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Uniontown - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (5), Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (6), Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

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

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 Uniontown. 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 Uniontown. 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 Uniontown. Our list includes 7 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Uniontown ...

Looking for more information about Uniontown? 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 Uniontown, 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 Uniontown.

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) Uniontown. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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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About Perry County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Uniontown - 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 town (such as Uniontown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Uniontown 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Uniontown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Uniontown) 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 Uniontown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Uniontown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Uniontown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4476, Longitude: -87.5095     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Uniontown 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 Uniontown.


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