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Welcome to Creola ...

The city of Creola is located in Mobile County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Creola has a population of 2,036 people<3> (see below for details).

Creola is near sea level<4>.

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

Creola is within the boundaries of the (251) area code.

The ZIP code for Creola: 36525<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Creola had an population of 2,036 people. This is an increase of 5.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.7% since the 2000 Census).

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 total 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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Creola ...

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

  • Mobile [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mobile
    • Mobile [Mobile County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Creola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 188,720 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobile
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobile<7>
  • Daphne [Baldwin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daphne
    • Daphne [Baldwin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Creola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,869 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daphne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daphne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Daphne<7>
  • Prichard [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prichard
    • Prichard [Mobile County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Creola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prichard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prichard<7>
  • Saraland [Mobile County]
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    • Saraland [Mobile County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Creola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,649 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saraland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saraland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saraland<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bay Minette [Baldwin County]
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      • Bay Minette [Baldwin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Creola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,354 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Minette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Minette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Minette<7>
    • Spanish Fort [Baldwin County]
    • Chickasaw [Mobile County]
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      • Chickasaw [Mobile County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Creola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chickasaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chickasaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chickasaw<7>
    • Semmes [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Semmes
      • Semmes [Mobile County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Creola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,594 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Semmes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Semmes<7>
    • Citronelle [Mobile County]
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      • Citronelle [Mobile County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Creola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Citronelle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Citronelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Citronelle<7>
    • Mount Vernon [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
      • Mount Vernon [Mobile County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Creola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<7>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Creola.

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

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 ...

Communities in Alabama

About Mobile County

About Alabama

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.

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.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 Mobile, 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 Creola.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Creola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Creola. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: 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       In this case, the coordinates for Creola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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