Welcome to Cowarts ...
The town of Cowarts is located in Houston County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Cowarts has a population of 2,040 people<1> (see below for details).
Cowarts is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<2>.
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 Colquitt (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The telephone area code for Cowarts: (334)
Population Details ...
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 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 (which had a count of 1,546 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Cowarts had an population of 2,040 people. This is an increase of 9.03% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.95% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Cowarts ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cowarts and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.
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 Cowarts. 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 Cowarts. 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 Cowarts.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.
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: www.alabama.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cowarts.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cowarts - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Cowarts. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cowarts) 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 Cowarts. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cowarts
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cowarts. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2038, Longitude: -85.3059 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Cowarts have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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