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Welcome to Blountsville ...

The town of Blountsville is located in Blount County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Blountsville has a population of 1,670 people<3> (see below for details).

Blountsville was established in 1818.

The community of Blountsville is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Blountsville: (205)

The ZIP code for Blountsville: 35031<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blountsville had an population of 1,670 people. This is a decrease of 0.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.54% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Blountsville had a population of 1,684 people. This makes Blountsville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Blountsville represents 0.04% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 203rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,684 people, the population of Blountsville decreased 4.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,768 people).

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

Communities Also Named Blountsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Blountsville - they are located in Georgia and Indiana.

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

Communities near Blountsville ...

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

  • Cullman [Cullman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cullman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cullman
    • Cullman [Cullman County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Blountsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,034 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cullman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cullman<7>
  • Arab [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arab
    • Arab [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Blountsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arab
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arab<7>
  • Oneonta [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oneonta
    • Oneonta [Blount County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Blountsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,577 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<7>
  • Hanceville [Cullman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanceville
    • Hanceville [Cullman County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Blountsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,461 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanceville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanceville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Good Hope [Cullman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Good Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Good Hope
      • Good Hope [Cullman County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Blountsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Good Hope
    • Hayden [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayden
      • Hayden [Blount County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Blountsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayden<7>
    • Cleveland [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
      • Cleveland [Blount County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Blountsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<7>
    • Locust Fork [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Fork
      • Locust Fork [Blount County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Blountsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Fork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Locust Fork<7>
    • Altoona [Etowah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altoona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
      • Altoona [Etowah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Blountsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 913 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<7>
    • Snead [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snead
      • Snead [Blount County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Blountsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snead<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blountsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Blount County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.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 Blount, 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 Blountsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blountsville - 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 town (such as Blountsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Blountsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Blountsville) 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 Blountsville. 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 Blountsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blountsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0814, Longitude: -86.5868       In this case, the coordinates for Blountsville 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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