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Welcome to Littleville ...

The town of Littleville is located in Colbert County<1>.


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


While we don't have a date for the founding of Littleville, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1886.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Littleville has a population of 992 people<3> (see below for details).

Littleville is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Littleville: (256) & (938)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Littleville had an population of 992 people. This is a decrease of 1.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.43% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Littleville had a population of 1,011 people. This makes Littleville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Littleville represents 0.02% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 256th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,011 people, the population of Littleville increased 3.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 978 people).

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

Communities Also Named Littleville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Alabama communities named Littleville: This one is located in Colbert County and the other is located in Winston County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 7 communities that are also named Littleville - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts and New York (2).

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

Communities near Littleville ...

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

  • Florence
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
  • Muscle Shoals
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscle Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muscle Shoals
    • Muscle Shoals is located in Colbert County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,877 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscle Shoals <6>
  • Russellville
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Sheffield
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheffield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheffield
    • Sheffield is located in Colbert County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,839 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheffield <6>
  • Tuscumbia
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
  • Phil Campbell
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
  • Town Creek
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Town Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Town Creek
    • Town Creek is located in Lawrence County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,046 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Town Creek <6>
  • Saint Florian
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Florian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Florian
    • Saint Florian is located in Lauderdale County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
  • Leighton
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leighton
    • Leighton is located in Colbert County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 754 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leighton <6>
  • Spring Valley
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Valley
    • Spring Valley is located in Colbert County

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Littleville ...

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

Adding Littleville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Littleville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Littleville post office opened in 1886.

We also found Littleville in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Littleville.

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

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

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 Colbert, 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 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 Littleville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Littleville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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