A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Louisville ...
The location of Louisville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Louisville refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Louisvillian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Louisville has a population of 462 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Louisville.
Louisville is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Louisville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Louisville (for example, toward Wades (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Louisville is located in the (334) area code.
The ZIP code for Louisville: 36048<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Louisville had an population of 462 people. This is a decrease of 10.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.51% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Louisville had a population of 519 people. This makes Louisville the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Louisville represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 332nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 519 people, the population of Louisville decreased 15.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 612 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Louisville.
Adding Louisville 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 Louisville 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 Louisville 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 Louisville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Louisville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Louisville - they are located in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri (4), Montana, Nebraska (2), Nevada, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Tennessee and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Louisville.
Communities near Louisville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Louisville.
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 Louisville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Louisville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Louisville. 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 Louisville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Louisville. See our Newspapers Page for Louisville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Louisville ...
Looking for more information about Louisville? 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 Louisville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Louisville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Louisville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2021