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Welcome to Boligee ...

The town of Boligee is located in Greene County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Boligee has a population of 281 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Boligee is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Boligee: (205)

The ZIP code for Boligee: 35443<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Boligee had an population of 281 people. This is a decrease of 14.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 23.85% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Boligee had a population of 328 people. This makes Boligee the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 328 people, the population of Boligee decreased 11.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 369 people).

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

Communities near Boligee ...

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

  • Livingston (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
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    • Livingston lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Boligee and is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,135 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston<7>
  • Eutaw (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
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    • Eutaw lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Boligee and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,558 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eutaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eutaw<7>
  • Forkland (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
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    • Forkland lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Boligee and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 583 people
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  • Akron (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
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    • Akron lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Boligee and is located in Hale County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 327 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<7>
  • Epes (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
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    • Epes lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Boligee and is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 326 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Union (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
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    • Union lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Boligee and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Gainesville (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
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    • Gainesville lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Boligee and is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 182 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Geiger (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geiger
    • Geiger lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Boligee and is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 142 people
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  • Emelle (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emelle
    • Emelle lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Boligee and is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46 people
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  • Clinton (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Boligee and is located in Greene County
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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 Boligee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Boligee.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boligee ...

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

Adding Boligee to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Boligee was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Boligee in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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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 Greene, 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 Boligee.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boligee - 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 Boligee). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Boligee 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Boligee) 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 Boligee. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BoligeeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boligee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7700, Longitude: -88.0264       In this case, the coordinates for Boligee 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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