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Welcome to Double Springs ...

The town of Double Springs is located in Winston County<1> 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 2019, Double Springs has a population of 1,062 people<2> (see below for details).

Double Springs is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Double Springs is located in the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Double Springs: 35553<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Double Springs had an population of 1,062 people. This is a decrease of 1.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.88% since the 2000 Census).

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 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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Double Springs ...

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

  • Haleyville [Winston County]
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    • Haleyville [Winston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Double Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,142 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haleyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haleyville<6>
  • Carbon Hill [Walker County]
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    • Carbon Hill [Walker County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Double Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,892 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbon Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carbon Hill<6>
  • Bear Creek [Marion County]
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    • Bear Creek [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Double Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,068 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bear Creek<6>
  • Addison [Winston County]
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    • Addison [Winston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Double Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 718 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Addison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Addison<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lynn [Winston County]
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      • Lynn [Winston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Double Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 635 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynn
    • Arley [Winston County]
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      • Arley [Winston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Double Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 345 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arley<6>
    • Kansas [Walker County]
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      • Kansas [Walker County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Double Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 211 people
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    • Nauvoo [Walker County]
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      • Nauvoo [Walker County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Double Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Former name for Nauvoo:
      • Ingle Mills
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nauvoo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nauvoo<6>
    • Eldridge [Walker County]
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      • Eldridge [Walker County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Double Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 123 people
      • Former name for Eldridge:
      • Camp Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eldridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eldridge<6>
    • Natural Bridge [Winston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Natural Bridge
      • Natural Bridge [Winston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Double Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Natural Bridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Natural Bridge<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Double Springs. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers 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.

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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: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Winston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Double Springs.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Double Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 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).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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, 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: -87.4025    
<6>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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