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The location of Ardmore









Welcome to Ardmore ...

Ardmore is located in Limestone County.

The location of Ardmore has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Ardmore refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Ardmorite<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ardmore has a population of 1,398 people<3> (see below for details).

Ardmore is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Ardmore: (256) and (938)<5>

The ZIP code for Ardmore: 35739<6>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ardmore had a population of 1,194 people. This makes Ardmore the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Ardmore represents 0.02% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 237th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,194 people, the population of Ardmore increased 15.47% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,034 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ardmore had an population of 1,398 people. This is an increase of 17.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.2% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ardmore ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ardmore and not the distance if driven.<7>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Athens   [Map]   25,616   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Elkmont   [Map]   473   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Madison   [Map]   48,861   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elkton (TN)   [Map]   542   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   6,993   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gordon (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ardmore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Ardmore - they are located in Alberta, British Columbia, California, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee and Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ardmore. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ardmore. 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 Ardmore.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardmore ...

Looking for more information about Ardmore? 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 Ardmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ardmore.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Ardmore refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Ardmore may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ardmore.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ardmore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<6>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 community (such as Ardmore). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ardmore or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ardmore) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ardmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ardmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardmore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9847, Longitude: -86.8374     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ardmore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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