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Blue Springs, Alabama
Welcome to Blue Springs ...
A typical abbreviation for Blue Springs: Blue Spgs. (or less commonly used: Blue Spngs. or Blue Sprngs.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Blue Springs has a population of 87 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Blue Springs.
Blue Springs is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Blue Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Blue Springs (for example, toward Bellville (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Blue Springs is within the (334) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blue Springs had an population of 87 people. This is a decrease of 9.38% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.1% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Blue Springs had a population of 96 people. This makes Blue Springs the county's 6th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 96 people, the population of Blue Springs decreased 20.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 121 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blue Springs.
Adding Blue Springs 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 Blue Springs 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 Blue Springs elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Blue Springs on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Blue Springs ...
While we believe that this Blue Springs is located in Barbour County, we know of another 4 Alabama communities named Blue Springs. Those communities are located in the following counties: Blount, Calhoun, Coosa and Covington County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 24 communities that are also named Blue Springs - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia, Florida (3), Georgia (3), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, Ontario, Tennessee (4), Texas and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blue Springs.
Communities near Blue Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Blue Springs.
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 Blue Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blue Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blue Springs. 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 Blue Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blue Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Blue Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Springs ...
Looking for more information about Blue Springs? 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 Blue Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Blue Springs.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blue Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021