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Berry, Alabama

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Welcome to Berry ...

The town of Berry is located in Fayette County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Berry has a population of 1,095 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Berry is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Berry: (205)

The ZIP code for Berry: 35546<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Berry had an population of 1,095 people. This is a decrease of 4.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.55% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Berry had a population of 1,148 people (or 6.66% of the total population of Fayette County). This makes Berry the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Berry represents 0.02% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 242nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,148 people, the population of Berry decreased 7.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,238 people).

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

Adding Berry to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Berry in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Berry elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Berry on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Berry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Berry - they are located in Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky (2), Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Berry ...

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

  • Fayette [Fayette County]
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    • Fayette [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Berry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,275 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayette<6>
  • Carbon Hill [Walker County]
  • Parrish [Walker County]
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    • Parrish [Walker County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Berry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 937 people
    • Former name for Parrish:
    • Hewitt
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  • Oakman [Walker County]
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    • Oakman [Walker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Berry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 724 people
    • Former names for Oakman:
    • Day's Gap
    • Marietta
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakman<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glen Allen [Fayette County]
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      • Glen Allen [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Berry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 480 people
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    • Kansas [Walker County]
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      • Kansas [Walker County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Berry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 211 people
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    • Belk [Fayette County]
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      • Belk [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Berry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 204 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belk have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Eldridge [Walker County]
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      • Eldridge [Walker County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Berry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 123 people
      • Former name for Eldridge:
      • Camp Springs
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eldridge<6>
    • Bankston [Fayette County]
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      • Bankston [Fayette County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Berry
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    • Corona [Walker County]
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      • Corona [Walker County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Berry
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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 Berry. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Berry.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Berry ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Fayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Berry.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Berry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 town (such as Berry). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Berry or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Berry) 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 Berry. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Berry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6594, Longitude: -87.6005    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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