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Welcome to Hoover ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hoover has a population of 85,768 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hoover.
Hoover is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hoover lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Hoover is located in the (205) area code.
The ZIP codes for Hoover: 35216, 35226, 35236, 35244<4>
Websites for Hoover ...
Official Website: www.hooveral.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hoover had an population of 85,768 people. This is an increase of 5.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 36.7% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hoover had a population of 81,619 people (or 12.4% of the total population of Jefferson County). This makes Hoover the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Hoover represents 1.71% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 6th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 81,619 people, the population of Hoover increased 30.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 62,742 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hoover.
Communities Also Named Hoover ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Hoover: This one is located in Jefferson County and the other is located in Madison County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 18 communities that are also named Hoover - they are located in Arkansas, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hoover.
Communities near Hoover ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hoover.
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 Hoover. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hoover.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hoover. 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 Hoover.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hoover ...
Looking for more information about Hoover? 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 Hoover, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hoover.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Hoover: www.hooveral.org/
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