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Welcome to Babbie ...

The town of Babbie is located in Covington County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Babbie has a population of 596 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Babbie.

Babbie is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Babbie: (334)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Babbie had an population of 596 people. This is a decrease of 1.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Babbie had a population of 603 people. This makes Babbie the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Babbie represents 0.01% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 313rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 603 people, the population of Babbie decreased 3.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 627 people).

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

Communities near Babbie ...

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

  • Andalusia [Covington County]
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    • Andalusia [Covington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Babbie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,680 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andalusia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andalusia<6>
  • Opp [Covington County]
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    • Opp [Covington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Babbie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,390 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opp
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opp<6>
  • Elba [Coffee County]
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    • Elba [Coffee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Babbie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,811 people
    • Former name for Elba:
    • Bridgeville
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elba<6>
  • Brantley [Crenshaw County]
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    • Brantley [Crenshaw County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Babbie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 768 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brantley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brantley<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kinston [Coffee County]
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      • Kinston [Coffee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Babbie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 547 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kinston<6>
    • River Falls [Covington County]
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      • River Falls [Covington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Babbie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 535 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Red Level [Covington County]
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      • Red Level [Covington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Babbie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 478 people
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    • Dozier [Crenshaw County]
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      • Dozier [Crenshaw County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Babbie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 320 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dozier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dozier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dozier<6>
    • Carolina [Covington County]
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      • Carolina [Covington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Babbie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 295 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carolina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Heath [Covington County]
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      • Heath [Covington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Babbie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heath

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Babbie ...

Looking for more information about Babbie? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Babbie, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Babbie.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Covington, 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 Babbie.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Babbie - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Babbie) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Babbie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3021, Longitude: -86.3230       In this case, the coordinates for Babbie 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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