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Chickasaw, Alabama
(Mobile County)

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Welcome to Chickasaw ...

The city of Chickasaw is located in Mobile County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Chickasaw has a population of 5,908 people<1> (see below for details).

Chickasaw is near sea level<2>.

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

Chickasaw is located in the (251) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chickasaw had a population of 6,106 people. This makes Chickasaw the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Chickasaw represents 0.13% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 92nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,106 people, the population of Chickasaw decreased 4.05% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,364 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Chickasaw had an population of 5,908 people. This is a decrease of 3.24% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.17% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Chickasaw ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Chickasaw and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,312   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Country Club Village   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Creola   [Map]   1,961   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Daphne   [Map]   25,913   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mobile   [Map]   192,904   S   5 miles [8 km]
Saraland   [Map]   13,942   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Chickasaw.

Communities Also Named Chickasaw ...

While we believe that this Chickasaw is located in Mobile County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Chickasaw. Those communities are located in the following counties: Colbert and Walker County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 10 communities that are also named Chickasaw - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Mississippi, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chickasaw. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chickasaw. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chickasaw.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Chickasaw:

Websites for Chickasaw ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chickasaw ...

Looking for more information about Chickasaw? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Chickasaw, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Chickasaw.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Chickasaw. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chickasaw.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chickasaw - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Chickasaw. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chickasaw) 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 Chickasaw. 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 Chickasaw

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chickasaw. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7714, Longitude: -88.0791     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chickasaw have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Chickasaw.