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Geiger, Alabama

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Welcome to Geiger ...

The town of Geiger is located in Sumter County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Geiger has a population of 159 people<1> (see below for details).

Geiger is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Geiger: (205)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Geiger had a population of 170 people. This makes Geiger the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 170 people, the population of Geiger increased 5.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 161 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Geiger had an population of 159 people. This is a decrease of 6.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.24% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Geiger ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Geiger and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016
Aliceville   [Map]   2,357   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bethel - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Boligee   [Map]   306   E   18 miles [29 km]
Emelle   [Map]   50   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Epes   [Map]   181   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gainesville   [Map]   195   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Geiger ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Geiger - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

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 Geiger. 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 Geiger. 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 Geiger.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Geiger ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Geiger. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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 Geiger.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Geiger. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Geiger) 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 Geiger. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Geiger

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Geiger. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8696, Longitude: -88.3131     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Geiger have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Geiger.