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Welcome to Crossville ...

The town of Crossville is located in DeKalb County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Crossville has a population of 1,847 people<1> (see below for details).

Crossville is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Crossville: (256) and (938)<3>

The ZIP code for Crossville: 35962<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Crossville had a population of 1,862 people. This makes Crossville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Crossville represents 0.04% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 192nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,862 people, the population of Crossville increased 30.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,431 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Crossville had an population of 1,847 people. This is a decrease of 0.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.07% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Crossville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,392   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,652   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,969   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,018   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,409   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,429   W   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Crossville ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 3 communities that are also named Crossville - they are located in Illinois and Tennessee.

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

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 Crossville. 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 Crossville. 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 Crossville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crossville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crossville. 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: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crossville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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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 town (such as Crossville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Crossville 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 that begins in Crossville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crossville) 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 Crossville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crossville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crossville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2869, Longitude: -85.9935     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crossville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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