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Kimberly, Alabama

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Welcome to Kimberly ...

The town of Kimberly is located in Jefferson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Kimberly has a population of 3,173 people<1> (see below for details).

Kimberly is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Kimberly is located in the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Kimberly: 35091<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kimberly had a population of 2,711 people. This makes Kimberly the county's 23rd most populous community.

The population of Kimberly represents 0.06% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 144th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,711 people, the population of Kimberly increased 50.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,801 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Kimberly had an population of 3,173 people. This is an increase of 17.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 76.18% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Kimberly ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Birmingham   [Map]   210,710   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Clay   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fultondale   [Map]   9,190   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,906   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Irondale   [Map]   12,468   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Kimberly ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Kimberly - they are located in California, Georgia, Idaho, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Utah, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Kimberly. 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 Kimberly. 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 Kimberly.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kimberly ...

Looking for more information about Kimberly? 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 Kimberly, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kimberly.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Kimberly. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Jefferson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County:

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kimberly.

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

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<3>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 Kimberly). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Kimberly or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Kimberly. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kimberly) 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 Kimberly. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kimberly

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kimberly. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7709, Longitude: -86.8034     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kimberly have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Kimberly.


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