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Welcome to Elkmont ...

The town of Elkmont is located in Limestone County<1>.

The location of Elkmont has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Elkmont has a population of 510 people<3> (see below for details).

Elkmont is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Elkmont: (256) and (938)<5>

The ZIP code for Elkmont: 35620<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elkmont had an population of 510 people. This is an increase of 17.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Elkmont had a population of 434 people. This makes Elkmont the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 434 people, the population of Elkmont decreased 7.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 470 people).

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

Communities Also Named Elkmont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Elkmont - it's located in Tennessee.

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

Communities near Elkmont ...

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

  • Madison [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
    • Madison [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Elkmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 51,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<8>
  • Athens [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Limestone County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the south of Elkmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,366 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<8>
  • Pulaski [Giles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pulaski
    • Pulaski [Giles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Elkmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,597 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski<8>
  • Ardmore [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ardmore
    • Ardmore [Limestone County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Elkmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ardmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardmore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ardmore<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rogersville [Lauderdale County]
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      • Rogersville [Lauderdale County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the west of Elkmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,251 people
      • Former name for Rogersville:
      • Rodgersville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<8>
    • Ardmore [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ardmore
      • Ardmore [Giles County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Elkmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ardmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ardmore<8>
    • Gordon [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordon
      • Gordon [Giles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the north of Elkmont
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordon
    • Minor Hill [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minor Hill
      • Minor Hill [Giles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northwest of Elkmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minor Hill
    • Elkton [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkton
      • Elkton [Giles County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the northeast of Elkmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 524 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkton
    • Anderson [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson
      • Anderson [Lauderdale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the west of Elkmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 267 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Elkmont. 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 Elkmont.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Elkmont. See our Newspapers Page for Elkmont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elkmont ...

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

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About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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 Limestone, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Elkmont.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elkmont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<6>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 Elkmont). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Elkmont or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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 from Point A (ie- Elkmont) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Elkmont. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elkmont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elkmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9290, Longitude: -86.9761       In this case, the coordinates for Elkmont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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