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Ethelsville, Alabama

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Welcome to Ethelsville ...

The town of Ethelsville is located in Pickens County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Ethelsville has a population of 73 people<1> (see below for details).

Ethelsville is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ethelsville is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Ethelsville: 35461<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ethelsville had a population of 81 people. This makes Ethelsville the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 81 people, the population of Ethelsville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 81 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Ethelsville had an population of 73 people. This is a decrease of 9.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.88% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ethelsville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ethelsville and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2016
Carrollton   [Map]   980   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gordo   [Map]   1,672   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kennedy   [Map]   429   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
McMullen   [Map]   9   S   18 miles [29 km]
Memphis   [Map]   28   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Millport   [Map]   999   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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 Ethelsville. 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 Ethelsville. 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 Ethelsville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ethelsville ...

Looking for more information about Ethelsville? 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 Ethelsville? 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 Ethelsville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ethelsville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Ethelsville. 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.

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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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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ethelsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4141, Longitude: -88.2161     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ethelsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Ethelsville.