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Welcome to Coaling ...

The town of Coaling is located in Tuscaloosa County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Coaling has a population of 1,651 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Coaling is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Coaling lies within the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Coaling: 35449<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Coaling had an population of 1,651 people. This is a decrease of 0.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 48.07% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Coaling had a population of 1,657 people. This makes Coaling the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Coaling represents 0.03% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 204th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,657 people, the population of Coaling increased 48.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,115 people).

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

Communities Also Named Coaling ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Coaling - it's located in Tennessee.

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

Communities near Coaling ...

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

  • Tuscaloosa [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Tuscaloosa [Tuscaloosa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Coaling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 102,819 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuscaloosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuscaloosa<7>
  • Northport [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Northport [Tuscaloosa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Coaling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,075 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northport<7>
  • Brent [Bibb County]
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    • Brent [Bibb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Coaling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,688 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brent<7>
  • Lake View [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Lake View [Tuscaloosa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Coaling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,732 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centreville [Bibb County]
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      • Centreville [Bibb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Coaling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,559 people
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    • Moundville [Hale County]
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      • Moundville [Hale County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Coaling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,497 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moundville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundville<7>
    • Brookwood [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Brookwood [Tuscaloosa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Coaling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,833 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookwood<7>
    • Vance [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Vance [Tuscaloosa County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Coaling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vance<7>
    • Woodstock [Bibb County]
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      • Woodstock [Bibb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Coaling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,630 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<7>
    • West Blocton [Bibb County]
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      • West Blocton [Bibb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Coaling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,228 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Blocton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Blocton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Blocton<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 Coaling. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Coaling.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coaling ...

Looking for more information about Coaling? 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 Coaling, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Coaling.

Adding Coaling to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Coaling 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 Coaling was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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About Tuscaloosa County

About Alabama

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

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.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 Tuscaloosa, 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 Coaling.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coaling - 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 Coaling). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Coaling 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Coaling) 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 Coaling. 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 CoalingOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coaling. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1649, Longitude: -87.3521       In this case, the coordinates for Coaling 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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