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Welcome to Level Plains ...

The town of Level Plains is located in Dale County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Level Plains: Level Plns.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Level Plains has a population of 2,002 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Level Plains.

Level Plains is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The area code for Level Plains: (334)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Level Plains had an population of 2,002 people. This is a decrease of 3.98% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.66% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Level Plains had a population of 2,085 people. This makes Level Plains the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Level Plains represents 0.04% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 173rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,085 people, the population of Level Plains increased 35.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,544 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Level Plains.

Adding Level Plains to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Level Plains in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Level Plains elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Level Plains on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Level Plains ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Level Plains - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Level Plains ...

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

  • Enterprise [Coffee County]
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    • Enterprise [Coffee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Level Plains
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,376 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enterprise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enterprise
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enterprise<6>
  • Ozark [Dale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ozark
    • Ozark [Dale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Level Plains
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,284 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ozark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ozark<6>
  • Geneva [Geneva County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneva
    • Geneva [Geneva County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Level Plains
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,289 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<6>
  • Elba [Coffee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elba
    • Elba [Coffee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Level Plains
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,811 people
    • Former name for Elba:
    • Bridgeville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elba
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elba<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hartford [Geneva County]
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      • Hartford [Geneva County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Level Plains
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,578 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<6>
    • Midland City [Dale County]
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      • Midland City [Dale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Level Plains
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,358 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midland City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midland City<6>
    • Slocomb [Geneva County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slocomb
      • Slocomb [Geneva County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Level Plains
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,898 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slocomb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slocomb
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slocomb<6>
    • Malvern [Geneva County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malvern
      • Malvern [Geneva County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Level Plains
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,463 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malvern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malvern
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malvern<6>
    • Newton [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
      • Newton [Dale County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Level Plains
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,456 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • New Brockton [Coffee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Brockton
      • New Brockton [Coffee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Level Plains
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,261 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Brockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Brockton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Brockton<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 Level Plains. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Level Plains.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Level Plains ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Dale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Level Plains. 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 Dale, 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 Level Plains.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Level Plains - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Level Plains) 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 Level Plains. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Level Plains

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Level Plains. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3074, Longitude: -85.7682       In this case, the coordinates for Level Plains 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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