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Welcome to Alabaster ...
The city of Alabaster is located in Shelby County.
The location of Alabaster has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alabaster has a population of 33,202 people<2> (see below for details).
Alabaster is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alabaster lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Alabaster: (205)
The ZIP code for Alabaster: 35007<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alabaster had a population of 30,352 people (or 15.56% of the total population of Shelby County). This makes Alabaster the county's most populous community.
The population of Alabaster represents 0.64% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 16th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 30,352 people, the population of Alabaster increased 34.19% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 22,619 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alabaster had an population of 33,202 people. This is an increase of 9.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 46.79% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alabaster.
Communities near Alabaster ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alabaster.
Communities Also Named Alabaster ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alabaster - it's located in Michigan.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alabaster.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alabaster:
Websites for Alabaster ...
Official Website: www.cityofalabaster.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alabaster ...
Looking for more information about Alabaster? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alabaster, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alabaster.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Alabaster: www.cityofalabaster.com/
The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019