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Welcome to Eutaw ...

The town of Eutaw is located in Greene County<1> and is the County Seat for Greene County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Eutaw has a population of 2,598 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Eutaw.

Eutaw is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Eutaw lies within the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Eutaw: 35462<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Eutaw had an population of 2,598 people. This is a decrease of 11.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 38.34% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Eutaw had a population of 2,934 people (or 32.44% of the total population of Greene County). This makes Eutaw the county's most populous community.

The population of Eutaw represents 0.06% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 140th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,934 people, the population of Eutaw increased 56.23% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,878 people).

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

Communities Also Named Eutaw ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Eutaw - they are located in Mississippi, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Eutaw ...

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

  • Moundville (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moundville
    • Moundville lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Eutaw and is located in Hale County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,497 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moundville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundville<7>
  • Greensboro (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greensboro
    • Greensboro lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Eutaw and is located in Hale County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,265 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<7>
  • Forkland (13 miles [20.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forkland
    • Forkland lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Eutaw and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 583 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forkland
  • Akron (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Akron
    • Akron lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Eutaw and is located in Hale County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 327 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<7>
  • Epes (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Epes
    • Epes lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Eutaw and is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 326 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epes have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Epes
  • Boligee (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boligee
    • Boligee lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Eutaw and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 276 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boligee have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boligee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boligee<7>
  • Union (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
    • Union lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Eutaw and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
  • Gainesville (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
    • Gainesville lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Eutaw and is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 182 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville
  • Clinton (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Eutaw and is located in Greene County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
  • Lizzieville (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lizzieville
    • Lizzieville lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Eutaw and is located in Greene County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lizzieville

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Eutaw. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Eutaw.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eutaw ...

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

Adding Eutaw to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Eutaw in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Eutaw was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Eutaw in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Eutaw on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Eutaw. 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 Greene, 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 Eutaw.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eutaw - 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 Eutaw). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Eutaw 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Eutaw) 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 Eutaw. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EutawOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eutaw. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8402, Longitude: -87.8879    
<6>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.
<7>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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