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Welcome to Hanceville ...

The city of Hanceville is located in Cullman County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hanceville has a population of 3,461 people<3> (see below for details).

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

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

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

Area codes for Hanceville: (256) and (938)<5>

The ZIP code for Hanceville: 35077<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hanceville had an population of 3,461 people. This is an increase of 16.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hanceville had a population of 2,982 people. This makes Hanceville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hanceville represents 0.06% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 138th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,982 people, the population of Hanceville increased 1.05% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,951 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hanceville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Hanceville: This one is located in Cullman County and the other is located in Blount County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 2 communities that are also named Hanceville - they are located in and British Columbia.

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

Communities near Hanceville ...

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

  • Cullman [Cullman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cullman
    • Cullman [Cullman County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the northwest of Hanceville
    • 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 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the southeast of Hanceville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,577 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<8>
  • Warrior [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrior
    • Warrior [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Hanceville
    • 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>
  • Good Hope [Cullman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Good Hope
    • Good Hope [Cullman County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Hanceville
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blountsville [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blountsville
      • Blountsville [Blount County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the east of Hanceville
      • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the south of Hanceville
      • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the east of Hanceville
      • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the southeast of Hanceville
      • 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>
    • Holly Pond [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Pond
      • Holly Pond [Cullman County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the northeast of Hanceville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 826 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Pond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Pond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Pond<8>
    • Susan Moore [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Susan Moore
      • Susan Moore [Blount County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the east of Hanceville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 776 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Susan Moore

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hanceville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Cullman County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hanceville. 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 Hanceville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hanceville - 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 city (such as Hanceville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hanceville 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hanceville) 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 Hanceville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hanceville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hanceville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0639, Longitude: -86.7636       In this case, the coordinates for Hanceville 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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