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Welcome to Homewood ...
The location of Homewood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Homewood has a population of 25,377 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Homewood.
Homewood is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Homewood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Homewood is located in the (205) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Homewood had an population of 25,377 people. This is an increase of 0.83% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.33% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Homewood had a population of 25,167 people. This makes Homewood the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Homewood represents 0.53% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 25,167 people, the population of Homewood has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 25,043 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Homewood.
Communities Also Named Homewood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Homewood: This one is located in Jefferson County and the other is located in Monroe County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 27 communities that are also named Homewood - they are located in Arkansas, California, Illinois, Kansas, Manitoba, Maryland (5), Mississippi, New York, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Virginia (3), West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Homewood.
Communities near Homewood ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Homewood.
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 Homewood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Homewood.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Homewood. 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 Homewood.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Homewood. See our Newspapers Page for Homewood.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Homewood ...
Looking for more information about Homewood? 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 Homewood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Homewood.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Homewood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021