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Lowndesboro, Alabama

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Located in: Lowndes County (see below)

Time Zone: Lowndesboro lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (334)

ZIP Code: 36752<1>

Elevation: 400 feet [121.92 m] above sea level<2>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Lowndesboro)


2016:<3>     107   (6.96% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     115   (17.86% decrease since 2000)
2000:     140

Total Area:<4>   0.79 sq. miles [2.1 km²]

Housing Units:<5>   61

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<6>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within 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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Lat:   32° 16' 35"
Lon:   -86° 36' 38"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<7>   Lowndesboro

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Lowndesboro

GNIS ID:   2406051
FIPS State / Place Code:   01 / 44536

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Lowndesboro)

About Lowndes County

The town of Hayneville is the County Seat for Lowndes County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Lowndes)


2016:     10,358   (8.33% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     11,299   (16.14% decrease since 2000)
2000:     13,473

Total Area:   725 sq. miles [1,877.9 km²]   - of which 1.26% is water (9.16 sq. miles [23.7 km²])

Housing Units:   5,140

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Lowndes

GNIS ID:   161568
FIPS State / County Code:   01 / 085

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Lowndesboro)

About Alabama

From the US Census


2016:     4,863,300   (1.75% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Lowndesboro)

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<1>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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<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>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<4>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Lowndesboro. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<5>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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<6>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Lowndesboro, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<7>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Lowndesboro.

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