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Hollywood, Alabama
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Welcome to Hollywood ...

The town of Hollywood is located in Jackson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hollywood has a population of 969 people<1> (see below for details).

Hollywood is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area codes for Hollywood: (256) & (938)<3>

The ZIP code for Hollywood: 35752<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hollywood had a population of 1,000 people. This makes Hollywood the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Hollywood represents 0.02% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 258th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,000 people, the population of Hollywood increased 5.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 950 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hollywood had an population of 969 people. This is a decrease of 3.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hollywood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hollywood and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Fyffe   [Map]   1,018   S   18 miles [29 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,353   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Powell   [Map]   965   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,038   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,484   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Section   [Map]   745   S   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hollywood ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 52 communities that are also named Hollywood - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (3), Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana (5), Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (3), Texas, Virginia (4), Washington and West Virginia.

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

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 Hollywood. 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 Hollywood. 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 Hollywood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hollywood ...

Looking for more information about Hollywood? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hollywood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hollywood.

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) Hollywood. 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.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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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 Hollywood.

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

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<4>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 Hollywood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hollywood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Hollywood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hollywood) 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 Hollywood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hollywood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hollywood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7190, Longitude: -85.9650     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hollywood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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