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Welcome to Collinsville ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Collinsville, you might consider that their post office opened in 1860.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Collinsville has a population of 1,939 people<2> (see below for details).
Collinsville is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Collinsville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Collinsville (for example, toward Robealou Acres (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Area codes for Collinsville: (256) and (938)<4>
The ZIP code for Collinsville: 35961<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Collinsville had an population of 1,939 people. This is a decrease of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.94% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Collinsville had a population of 1,983 people. This makes Collinsville the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Collinsville represents 0.04% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 182nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,983 people, the population of Collinsville increased 20.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,644 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Collinsville.
Communities Also Named Collinsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 17 communities that are also named Collinsville - they are located in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Collinsville.
Communities near Collinsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Collinsville.
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 Collinsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Collinsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Collinsville. 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 Collinsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Collinsville. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Collinsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Collinsville ...
Looking for more information about Collinsville? 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 Collinsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Collinsville.
Adding Collinsville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Collinsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Collinsville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>
We also found Collinsville in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Collinsville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Collinsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Dec 2023