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Henagar, Alabama

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The location of Henagar

Welcome to Henagar ...

The city of Henagar is located in DeKalb County.

The location of Henagar has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Henagar has a population of 2,343 people<2> (see below for details).

Henagar is 1,460 feet [445 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area codes for Henagar: (256) and (938)<4>

The ZIP code for Henagar: 35978<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Henagar had a population of 2,344 people. This makes Henagar the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Henagar represents 0.05% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 162nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,344 people, the population of Henagar decreased 2.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,400 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Henagar had an population of 2,343 people (or a decrease of 2.38% since the 2000 Census).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Henagar. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Henagar. 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 Henagar.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Henagar ...

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

Communities near Henagar ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Scottsboro   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the West (W) of Henagar

Located in Jackson County

Fort Payne   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Henagar

Rainsville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Henagar

Stevenson   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Henagar

Located in Jackson County

Sylvania   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Henagar

Fyffe   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Henagar

Powell   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Henagar

Hollywood   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Henagar

Located in Jackson County

Section   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Henagar

Located in Jackson County

Ider   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Henagar

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

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About DeKalb County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Henagar.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Henagar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>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 Henagar). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Henagar or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Henagar) 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 Henagar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Henagar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henagar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6315, Longitude: -85.7396     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Henagar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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