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Welcome to Garden City ...

The town of Garden City is primarily located in Cullman County<1>. A portion of Garden City extends into Blount County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Garden City has a population of 501 people<3> (see below for details).

Garden City is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Garden City: 35070<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Garden City had an population of 501 people. This is an increase of 1.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Garden City had a population of 492 people. This makes Garden City the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Garden City represents 0.01% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 338th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 492 people, the population of Garden City decreased 12.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 564 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Garden City.

Communities Also Named Garden City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 38 communities that are also named Garden City - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Florida (3), Georgia, Idaho (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia (3) and Washington.

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

Communities near Garden City ...

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

  • Cullman [Cullman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cullman
    • Cullman [Cullman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northwest of Garden City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,034 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cullman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cullman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cullman<8>
  • Oneonta [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oneonta
    • Oneonta [Blount County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the east of Garden City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,577 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<8>
  • Kimberly [Jefferson County]
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    • Kimberly [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Garden City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimberly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimberly<8>
  • Warrior [Jefferson County]
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    • Warrior [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the south of Garden City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,210 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrior
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrior<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Good Hope [Cullman County]
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      • Good Hope [Cullman County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the northwest of Garden City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,362 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Good Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Good Hope
    • Morris [Jefferson County]
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      • Morris [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the south of Garden City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,149 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morris
    • Blountsville [Blount County]
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      • Blountsville [Blount County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the northeast of Garden City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,670 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blountsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blountsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blountsville<8>
    • Hayden [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayden
      • Hayden [Blount County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the south of Garden City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayden<8>
    • Cleveland [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
      • Cleveland [Blount County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the east of Garden City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,306 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<8>
    • Locust Fork [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Fork
      • Locust Fork [Blount County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Garden City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Fork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Locust Fork<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Garden City ...

Looking for more information about Garden City? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Garden City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Garden City.

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About Cullman County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.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 Cullman, 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 Garden City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Garden City - 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 Garden City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Garden City 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Garden City) 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 Garden City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Garden City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Garden City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0167, Longitude: -86.7489       In this case, the coordinates for Garden City 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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