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Double Springs, Alabama

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Welcome to Double Springs ...

The town of Double Springs is located in Winston County and is the County Seat for Winston County.

A typical abbreviation for Double Springs: Double Spgs. (or less commonly used: Double Spngs. or Double Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Double Springs has a population of 1,030 people<1> (see below for details).

Double Springs is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Double Springs: (205)

The ZIP code for Double Springs: 35553<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Double Springs had a population of 1,083 people. This makes Double Springs the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Double Springs represents 0.02% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 246th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,083 people, the population of Double Springs increased 7.98% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,003 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Double Springs had an population of 1,030 people. This is a decrease of 4.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.69% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Double Springs.

Communities near Double Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Haleyville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Double Springs

Carbon Hill   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Double Springs

Located in Walker County

Bear Creek   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Double Springs

Located in Marion County

Addison   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Double Springs

Lynn   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Double Springs

Arley   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Double Springs

Kansas   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Double Springs

Located in Walker County

Nauvoo   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Double Springs

Located in Walker County

Eldridge   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Double Springs

Located in Walker County

Natural Bridge   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Double Springs

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

Communities Also Named Double Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Double Springs - they are located in Georgia, Mississippi, Nevada, South Carolina and Tennessee (4).

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

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 Double Springs. 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 Double Springs. 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 Double Springs. Our list includes 10 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Double Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Winston County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Double Springs - 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 Double Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Double Springs 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Double Springs) 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 Double Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Double Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Double Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1464, Longitude: -87.4023     [Map].

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