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Welcome to Lake View ...

The town of Lake View is located in Tuscaloosa County<1>.

The location of Lake View has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Lake View: Lk. View

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lake View has a population of 2,671 people<3> (see below for details).

Lake View is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Lake View is located in the (205) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lake View had an population of 2,671 people. This is an increase of 37.47% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 96.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lake View had a population of 1,943 people. This makes Lake View the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Lake View represents 0.04% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 186th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,943 people, the population of Lake View increased 43.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,357 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lake View.

Communities Also Named Lake View ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Lake View: This one is located in Tuscaloosa County and the other is located in Covington County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 39 communities that are also named Lake View - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida (2), Idaho, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota (2), Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (3), North Carolina (2), Ohio, Quebec, South Carolina (3), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Lake View ...

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

  • Alabaster [Shelby County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alabaster
    • Alabaster [Shelby County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Lake View
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,487 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alabaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alabaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alabaster<6>
  • Bessemer [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bessemer
    • Bessemer [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Lake View
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,472 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bessemer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bessemer<6>
  • Helena [Shelby County]
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    • Helena [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Lake View
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,925 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena<6>
  • Hueytown [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hueytown
    • Hueytown [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Lake View
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hueytown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hueytown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fairfield [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
      • Fairfield [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Lake View
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,568 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfield<6>
    • Pleasant Grove [Jefferson County]
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      • Pleasant Grove [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Lake View
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Grove<6>
    • Midfield [Jefferson County]
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      • Midfield [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Lake View
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midfield<6>
    • Brighton [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brighton
      • Brighton [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Lake View
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brighton<6>
    • Lipscomb [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lipscomb
      • Lipscomb [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Lake View
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,139 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lipscomb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lipscomb
    • Brookwood [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookwood
      • Brookwood [Tuscaloosa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Lake View
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,848 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookwood<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 Lake View. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lake View.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake View ...

Looking for more information about Lake View? 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 Lake View, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lake View.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tuscaloosa County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

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 Tuscaloosa, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lake View.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake View - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- Lake View) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2816, Longitude: -87.1386       In this case, the coordinates for Lake View have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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