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Five Points, Alabama
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Welcome to Five Points ...

The town of Five Points is located in Chambers County.

A typical abbreviation for Five Points: Five Pts.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Five Points has a population of 141 people<1> (see below for details).

Five Points is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Five Points (for example, toward LaGrange (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Five Points is within the boundaries of the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Five Points: 36855<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Five Points had a population of 141 people. This makes Five Points the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 141 people, the population of Five Points decreased 3.42% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 146 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Five Points had an population of 141 people (or a decrease of 3.42% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Five Points.

Communities near Five Points ...

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

Community   2017
Cusseta   [Map]   121   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Daviston   [Map]   209   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fredonia   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
LaFayette   [Map]   2,944   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,271   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   5,934   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Five Points ...

While we believe that this Five Points is located in Chambers County, we know of another 15 Alabama communities named Five Points. Those communities are located in the following counties: Blount, Cherokee, Cleburne, Covington, Dale, Dallas, Elmore, Greene, Houston, Lawrence, Lee, Madison, Marshall, Talladega and Walker County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 144 communities that are also named Five Points - they are located in California (6), Colorado, Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (21), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (10), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Nebraska, New Brunswick (2), New Jersey (3), New Mexico, New York (4), North Carolina (11), Ohio (15), Pennsylvania (20), South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (4), Texas (2), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (3).

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

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 Five Points. 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 Five Points. 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 Five Points.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Five Points ...

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

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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 Five Points.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Five Points - 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 Five Points). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Five Points 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 that begins in Five Points. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Five Points) 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 Five Points. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Five Points

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Five Points. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0173, Longitude: -85.3516     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Five Points have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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