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Welcome to Atmore ...

The city of Atmore is located in Escambia County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Atmore has a population of 9,107 people<3> (see below for details).

Atmore is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Atmore lies within the (251) area code.

The ZIP codes for Atmore: 36502-36504<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Atmore had an population of 9,107 people. This is a decrease of 10.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atmore had a population of 10,194 people (which is 26.6% of the total population of Escambia County). This makes Atmore the county's most populous community.

The population of Atmore represents 0.21% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,194 people, the population of Atmore increased 32.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,676 people).

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

Communities Also Named Atmore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Atmore - it's located in Alberta.

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

Communities near Atmore ...

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

  • Bay Minette [Baldwin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Minette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Minette
    • Bay Minette [Baldwin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Atmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,354 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Minette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Minette<7>
  • Century [Escambia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Century
    • Century [Escambia County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Atmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,846 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Century
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Century<7>
  • Flomaton [Escambia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flomaton
    • Flomaton [Escambia County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Atmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,393 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flomaton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flomaton<7>
  • Pollard [Escambia County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pollard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pollard
    • Pollard [Escambia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Atmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pollard
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Perdido [Baldwin County]
    • Walnut Hill [Escambia County]
    • Phillipsville [Baldwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillipsville
      • Phillipsville [Baldwin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Atmore
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsville
    • Huxford [Escambia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huxford
      • Huxford [Escambia County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Atmore
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huxford
    • McDavid [Escambia County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McDavid have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McDavid
      • McDavid [Escambia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Atmore
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDavid
    • Uriah [Monroe County]

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 Atmore. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atmore.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atmore. 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 Atmore.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atmore. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Atmore.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atmore ...

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

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About Escambia County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.al.us/

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 Escambia, 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 Atmore.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atmore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Atmore). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Atmore or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Atmore includes: 36502, 36503 & 36504.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atmore) 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 Atmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Atmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atmore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0317, Longitude: -87.4929       In this case, the coordinates for Atmore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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