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Alexander City, Alabama
Welcome to Alexander City ...
The city of Alexander City is located in Tallapoosa County.
The location of Alexander City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alexander City has a population of 14,595 people<2> (see below for details).
Alexander City was established in 1872.
The community of Alexander City is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alexander City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Alexander City (for example, toward West Point (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Area codes for Alexander City: (256) & (938)<4>
The ZIP codes for Alexander City: 35010-35011<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alexander City had a population of 14,875 people (which is 35.74% of the total population of Tallapoosa County). This makes Alexander City the county's most populous community.
The population of Alexander City represents 0.31% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 39th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,875 people, the population of Alexander City has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 15,008 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alexander City had an population of 14,595 people. This is a decrease of 1.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.75% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alexander City.
Communities near Alexander City ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alexander City and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alexander City.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexander City ...
Looking for more information about Alexander City? 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.
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019