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Welcome to Hoover ...
The location of Hoover has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Hoover has a population of 84,920 people<2> (see below for details).
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>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hoover had a population of 81,619 people (which is 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 total 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).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hoover had an population of 84,920 people. This is an increase of 4.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.35% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hoover.
Communities near Hoover ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hoover and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hoover:
Websites for Hoover ...
Official Website: www.hooveral.org/
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.
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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: 21 Jan 2019