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Welcome to Dora ...
The city of Dora is located in Walker County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Dora has a population of 1,913 people<1> (see below for details).
Dora was established in 1886.
The community of Dora was originally named Sharon.
Dora is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Dora lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Dora: (205)
The ZIP code for Dora: 35062<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dora had a population of 2,025 people. This makes Dora the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Dora represents 0.04% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 177th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,025 people, the population of Dora decreased 16.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,413 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Dora had an population of 1,913 people. This is a decrease of 5.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.72% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dora.
Communities near Dora ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dora and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Dora.
Communities Also Named Dora ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Dora - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dora.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Dora:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dora ...
Looking for more information about Dora? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Dora, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dora.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019