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Located in: Lee County (see below)

Time Zone: Farmville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)<1>

Telephone Area Code: (334)

Elevation: 700 feet [213.36 m] above sea level<2>

Websites for Farmville

Junior League:   www.leecountyjuniorleague.com/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Farmville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6660, Longitude: -85.4899     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Farmville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   32° 39' 57"
Lon:   -85° 29' 23"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Opelika West

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Farmville

GNIS ID:   138156
FIPS State / Place Code:   01 / 25768

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Farmville)


About Lee County

The community of Opelika is the County Seat for Lee County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Lee)

Population

2016:<5>     158,991   (13.36% increase since 2010)  
2010:     140,247   (21.86% increase since 2000)
2000:     115,092

Total Area:<6>   615 sq. miles [1,595 km²]   - of which 1.35% is water (8.31 sq. miles [21.5 km²])

Housing Units:<7>   62,391

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Lee

GNIS ID:   161566
FIPS State / County Code:   01 / 081

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Farmville)


About Alabama

From the US Census

Population

2016:     4,863,300   (1.75% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Farmville)

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Footnotes ...

<1>While Farmville is in the Central Time Zone, the area to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Farmville, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Farmville.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Farmville. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Farmville.