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Welcome to Cowarts ...

The town of Cowarts is located in Houston County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cowarts has a population of 2,079 people<3> (see below for details).

Cowarts is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Cowarts (for example, toward Cedar Springs (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Cowarts lies within the (334) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cowarts had an population of 2,079 people. This is an increase of 11.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 34.48% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cowarts had a population of 1,871 people. This makes Cowarts the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Cowarts represents 0.04% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 191st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,871 people, the population of Cowarts increased 21.02% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,546 people).

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

Communities Also Named Cowarts ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Cowarts: This one is located in Houston County and the other is located in Henry County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 4 communities that are also named Cowarts - they are located in Georgia (2) and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Cowarts ...

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

  • Dothan [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dothan
    • Dothan [Houston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Cowarts
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,941 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dothan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dothan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dothan<6>
  • Cedar Springs [Early County]
  • Headland [Henry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Headland
    • Headland [Henry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Cowarts
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,712 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Headland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Headland<6>
  • Taylor [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylor
    • Taylor [Houston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Cowarts
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,428 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Midland City [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midland City
      • Midland City [Dale County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Cowarts
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,358 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midland City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midland City<6>
    • Kinsey [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinsey
      • Kinsey [Houston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Cowarts
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,267 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinsey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinsey
    • Ashford [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashford
      • Ashford [Houston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Cowarts
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,181 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashford<6>
    • Malone [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malone
      • Malone [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Cowarts
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,092 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malone<6>
    • Slocomb [Geneva County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slocomb
      • Slocomb [Geneva County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Cowarts
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,898 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slocomb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slocomb
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slocomb<6>
    • Rehobeth [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rehobeth
      • Rehobeth [Houston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Cowarts
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,657 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rehobeth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rehobeth

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 Cowarts. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cowarts.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cowarts ...

Looking for more information about Cowarts? 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 Cowarts, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cowarts.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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 Houston, 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 Cowarts.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cowarts - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Cowarts) 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 Cowarts. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cowarts

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cowarts. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2038, Longitude: -85.3059       In this case, the coordinates for Cowarts have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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