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Welcome to Coaling ...

The town of Coaling is located in Tuscaloosa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Coaling has a population of 1,660 people<1> (see below for details).

Coaling is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Coaling: (205)

The ZIP code for Coaling: 35449<3>

Population Details ...

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 (that had a count of 1,115 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Coaling had an population of 1,660 people. This is an increase of 0.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 48.88% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Coaling ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Brent   [Map]   4,864   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,857   N   5 miles [8 km]
Centreville   [Map]   2,680   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Lake View   [Map]   2,303   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,446   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,094   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

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 Coaling. 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 Coaling. 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 Coaling.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Coaling? 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.

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.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Coaling. 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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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 Coaling.

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

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<3>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).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Coaling. A straight line distance ignores things 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Coaling. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Coaling

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coaling. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1649, Longitude: -87.3521     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Coaling have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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