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Cuba, Alabama

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Welcome to Cuba ...

The town of Cuba is located in Sumter County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Cuba has a population of 317 people<1> (see below for details).

Cuba was incorporated in 1890.

The community of Cuba was originally named Cuba Station.

Cuba is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Cuba is within the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Cuba: 36907<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cuba had a population of 346 people. This makes Cuba the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 346 people, the population of Cuba decreased 4.68% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 363 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Cuba had an population of 317 people. This is a decrease of 8.38% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Cuba ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Cuba and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2016
Derby   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Intercourse   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lisman   [Map]   498   S   18 miles [29 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,454   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ward   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
York   [Map]   2,373   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cuba ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Cuba - they are located in California, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Tennessee (3), Texas and West Virginia.

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

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 Cuba. 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 Cuba. 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 Cuba.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cuba ...

Looking for more information about Cuba? 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.

Looking for more information about Cuba? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cuba. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>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 Cuba). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cuba or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Cuba. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cuba) 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 Cuba. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cuba

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cuba. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4304, Longitude: -88.3779     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cuba.