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Argo, Alabama
(Saint Clair County)

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Welcome to Argo ...

The town of Argo is primarily located in Saint Clair County<1>. A portion of Argo extends into Jefferson County.

The location of Argo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Argo has a population of 4,306 people<3> (see below for details).

Argo is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Argo: (205)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Argo had an population of 4,306 people. This is an increase of 5.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 141.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Argo had a population of 4,071 people. This makes Argo the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Argo represents 0.09% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 120th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,071 people, the population of Argo increased 128.71% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,780 people).

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

Communities Also Named Argo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Argo: This one is located in Saint Clair County and the other is located in Walker County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 21 communities that are also named Argo - they are located in Colorado, Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Argo ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Argo.

  • Trussville [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trussville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trussville
    • Trussville [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Argo
    • Estimated population in 2018: 22,314 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trussville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trussville<6>
  • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Brook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Brook
    • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Argo
    • Estimated population in 2018: 20,306 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Brook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Brook<6>
  • Center Point [Jefferson County]
  • Gardendale [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardendale
    • Gardendale [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Argo
    • Estimated population in 2018: 14,021 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardendale<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pell City [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pell City
      • Pell City [Saint Clair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Argo
      • Estimated population in 2018: 13,796 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pell City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pell City<6>
    • Moody [Saint Clair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moody have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moody
      • Moody [Saint Clair County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Argo
      • Estimated population in 2018: 13,069 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moody
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moody<6>
    • Irondale [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irondale
      • Irondale [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Argo
      • Estimated population in 2018: 12,555 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irondale<6>
    • Leeds [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leeds have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leeds
      • Leeds [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Argo
      • Estimated population in 2018: 12,053 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leeds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leeds<6>
    • Clay [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clay
      • Clay [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Argo
      • Estimated population in 2015: 9,655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay<6>
    • Fultondale [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fultondale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fultondale
      • Fultondale [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Argo
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fultondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fultondale<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Argo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Argo.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Argo. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Argo.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Argo. See our Newspapers Page for Argo.

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About Saint Clair County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclairco.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Saint Clair, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Argo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Argo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Argo) 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 Argo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Argo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6966, Longitude: -86.5086       In this case, the coordinates for Argo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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