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Welcome to Loachapoka ...

The town of Loachapoka is located in Lee County<1>.

The pronunciation of Loachapoka: low-cha-poke-ah<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Loachapoka has a population of 198 people<3> (see below for details).

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

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

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

The area code for Loachapoka: (334)

The ZIP code for Loachapoka: 36865<5>

Websites for Loachapoka ...

Junior League:   www.leecountyjuniorleague.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Loachapoka had an population of 198 people. This is an increase of 10% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Loachapoka had a population of 180 people. This makes Loachapoka the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 180 people, the population of Loachapoka increased 9.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 165 people).

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

Communities near Loachapoka ...

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

  • Auburn [Lee County]
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    • Auburn [Lee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Loachapoka
    • Estimated population in 2019: 66,259 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<8>
  • Opelika [Lee County]
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    • Opelika [Lee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Loachapoka
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Opelika have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opelika<8>
  • Tuskegee [Macon County]
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    • Tuskegee [Macon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Loachapoka
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,142 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuskegee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuskegee<8>
  • Tallassee [Elmore County]
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    • Tallassee [Elmore County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Loachapoka
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,502 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallassee<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dadeville [Tallapoosa County]
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      • Dadeville [Tallapoosa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Loachapoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,053 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dadeville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dadeville<8>
    • Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County]
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      • Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Loachapoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 950 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<8>
    • Notasulga [Macon County]
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      • Notasulga [Macon County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Loachapoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 823 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Notasulga have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Notasulga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Notasulga<8>
    • Franklin [Macon County]
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      • Franklin [Macon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Loachapoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<8>
    • Waverly [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waverly
      • Waverly [Lee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Loachapoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 144 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ridgewood Village [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgewood Village
      • Ridgewood Village [Lee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the east of Loachapoka
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgewood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgewood Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Loachapoka ...

Looking for more information about Loachapoka? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Loachapoka, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Loachapoka.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Loachapoka. 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 Lee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Loachapoka. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Loachapoka.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Loachapoka - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Loachapoka). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Loachapoka or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Loachapoka) 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 Loachapoka. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Loachapoka

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Loachapoka. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6043, Longitude: -85.5976    
<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.
<8>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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