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Welcome to Lowndesboro ...

The town of Lowndesboro is located in Lowndes County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Lowndesboro has a population of 107 people<1> (see below for details).

Lowndesboro is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Lowndesboro lies within the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Lowndesboro: 36752<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lowndesboro had a population of 115 people. This makes Lowndesboro the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 115 people, the population of Lowndesboro decreased 17.86% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 140 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Lowndesboro had an population of 107 people. This is a decrease of 6.96% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 23.57% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lowndesboro ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Lowndesboro and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Autaugaville   [Map]   854   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Benton   [Map]   46   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Burkville   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Gordonville   [Map]   302   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hayneville   [Map]   853   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hope Hull   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lowndesboro.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lowndesboro. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lowndesboro. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lowndesboro.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lowndesboro:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lowndesboro ...

Looking for more information about Lowndesboro? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lowndesboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lowndesboro.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Lowndesboro. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lowndesboro.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lowndesboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Lowndesboro). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lowndesboro or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Lowndesboro. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lowndesboro) 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 Lowndesboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lowndesboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lowndesboro. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2764, Longitude: -86.6108     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lowndesboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lowndesboro.