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Creola, Alabama

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The location of Creola

Welcome to Creola ...

The city of Creola is located in Mobile County.

The location of Creola has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Creola has a population of 1,995 people<2> (see below for details).

Creola is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Creola: (251)

The ZIP code for Creola: 36525<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Creola had a population of 1,926 people. This makes Creola the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Creola represents 0.04% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 189th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,926 people, the population of Creola decreased 3.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,002 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Creola had an population of 1,995 people. This is an increase of 3.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.35% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Creola ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Creola and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,169   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,794   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,900   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Daphne   [Map]   25,960   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mobile   [Map]   190,265   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   1,501   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Creola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Creola - they are located in Kansas, Louisiana, Ohio and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Creola. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Creola. 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 Creola.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Creola:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Creola ...

Looking for more information about Creola? 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.

Looking for more information about Creola? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Creola, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Creola.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Creola.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Creola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 city (such as Creola). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Creola or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Creola) 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 Creola. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Creola

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Creola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8903, Longitude: -88.0101     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Creola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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