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Welcome to Collinsville ...

The town of Collinsville is located in DeKalb County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Collinsville has a population of 2,009 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).

Telephone 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 2,009 people. This is an increase of 1.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.2% 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 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 (with 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 have 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.

  • Gadsden [Etowah County]
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    • Gadsden [Etowah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Collinsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gadsden<7>
  • Albertville [Marshall County]
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    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Collinsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albertville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<7>
  • Fort Payne [DeKalb County]
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    • Fort Payne [DeKalb County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Collinsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Payne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Payne<7>
  • Boaz [Marshall County]
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    • Boaz [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Collinsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boaz<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rainsville [DeKalb County]
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      • Rainsville [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Collinsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,123 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainsville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainsville<7>
    • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County]
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      • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Collinsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,257 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hokes Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hokes Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hokes Bluff<7>
    • Centre [Cherokee County]
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      • Centre [Cherokee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Collinsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,542 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre<7>
    • Crossville [DeKalb County]
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      • Crossville [DeKalb County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Collinsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossville<7>
    • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]
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      • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Collinsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,823 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<7>
    • Sardis City [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis City
      • Sardis City [Etowah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Collinsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis City have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis City

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.

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About DeKalb County

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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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including DeKalb, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Collinsville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Collinsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<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 Collinsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Collinsville 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Collinsville) 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 Collinsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Collinsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Collinsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2647, Longitude: -85.8625    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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