A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Auburn ...
The city of Auburn is located in Lee County.
The location of Auburn has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Auburn has a population of 63,973 people<2> (see below for details).
Auburn was established in 1836.
The community of Auburn is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Auburn lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Auburn (for example, toward Waverly Hall (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Auburn is located in the (334) area code.
The ZIP codes for Auburn: 36830-36832<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Auburn had a population of 53,380 people (which is 38.06% of the total population of Lee County). This makes Auburn the county's most populous community.
The population of Auburn represents 1.12% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 9th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 53,380 people, the population of Auburn increased 24.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 42,987 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Auburn had an population of 63,973 people. This is an increase of 19.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 48.82% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Auburn.
Communities near Auburn ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Auburn and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Auburn.
Communities Also Named Auburn ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 46 communities that are also named Auburn - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Auburn.
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 Auburn:
Websites for Auburn ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Auburn ...
Looking for more information about Auburn? 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 Auburn, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Auburn.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Auburn: www.auburnalabama.org/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019