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Welcome to Hurtsboro ...

The town of Hurtsboro is located in Russell County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hurtsboro has a population of 589 people<2> (see below for details).

Hurtsboro was established in 1857.

The community of Hurtsboro is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The area code for Hurtsboro: (334)

The ZIP code for Hurtsboro: 36860<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hurtsboro had an population of 589 people. This is an increase of 6.51% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hurtsboro had a population of 553 people. This makes Hurtsboro the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hurtsboro represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 322nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 553 people, the population of Hurtsboro decreased 6.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 592 people).

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

Communities near Hurtsboro ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hurtsboro.

  • Union Springs [Bullock County]
  • Midway [Bullock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midway
    • Midway [Bullock County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Hurtsboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 466 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
  • Hatchechubbee [Russell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatchechubbee
    • Hatchechubbee [Russell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Hurtsboro
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatchechubbee
  • Spring Hill [Barbour County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Hill
    • Spring Hill [Barbour County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Hurtsboro
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Hill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marvyn [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marvyn
      • Marvyn [Lee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Hurtsboro
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marvyn have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marvyn
    • Three Notch [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Notch
      • Three Notch [Bullock County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hurtsboro
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Three Notch have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Three Notch
    • Armstrong [Macon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Armstrong
      • Armstrong [Macon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Hurtsboro
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Armstrong have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armstrong
    • Comer [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Comer
      • Comer [Barbour County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Hurtsboro
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Comer
    • Seale [Russell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seale
      • Seale [Russell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Hurtsboro
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seale have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seale<6>
    • Pittsview [Russell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsview
      • Pittsview [Russell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Hurtsboro
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsview have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsview<6>

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 Hurtsboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hurtsboro.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hurtsboro. 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 Hurtsboro.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hurtsboro. See our Newspapers Page for Hurtsboro.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hurtsboro ...

Looking for more information about Hurtsboro? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Hurtsboro, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hurtsboro.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Russell County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Russell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hurtsboro.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hurtsboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Hurtsboro). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hurtsboro or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hurtsboro) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hurtsboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hurtsboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hurtsboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2416, Longitude: -85.4153    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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