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Welcome to Luverne ...

The city of Luverne is located in Crenshaw County<1> and is the County Seat for Crenshaw County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Luverne has a population of 2,744 people<3> (see below for details).

Luverne was established in 1889.

The community of Luverne is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Luverne is within the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Luverne: 36049<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Luverne had an population of 2,744 people. This is a decrease of 2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Luverne had a population of 2,800 people (or 20.14% of the total population of Crenshaw County). This makes Luverne the county's most populous community.

The population of Luverne represents 0.06% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 142nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,800 people, the population of Luverne increased 6.26% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,635 people).

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

Communities Also Named Luverne ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Luverne - they are located in Minnesota and North Dakota.

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

Communities near Luverne ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Luverne
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<7>
  • Brantley [Crenshaw County]
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    • Brantley [Crenshaw County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Luverne
    • Estimated population in 2019: 768 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brantley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brantley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brantley<7>
  • Dozier [Crenshaw County]
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    • Dozier [Crenshaw County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Luverne
    • Estimated population in 2019: 320 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dozier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dozier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dozier<7>
  • Goshen [Pike County]
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    • Goshen [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Luverne
    • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glenwood [Crenshaw County]
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      • Glenwood [Crenshaw County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Luverne
      • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<7>
    • Petrey [Crenshaw County]
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      • Petrey [Crenshaw County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Luverne
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petrey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cherokee Village [Crenshaw County]
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      • Cherokee Village [Crenshaw County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Luverne
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherokee Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherokee Village
    • Social Town [Crenshaw County]
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      • Social Town [Crenshaw County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Luverne
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Social Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Social Town
    • Merrill Mill [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merrill Mill
      • Merrill Mill [Crenshaw County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Luverne
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    • Honoraville [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Honoraville
      • Honoraville [Crenshaw County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Luverne
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Honoraville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honoraville

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Luverne. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Luverne.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Luverne ...

Looking for more information about Luverne? 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 Luverne, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Luverne.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Crenshaw County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Luverne. 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 Crenshaw, 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 have 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 Luverne.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Luverne - 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 city (such as Luverne). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Luverne 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Luverne) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Luverne. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Luverne

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Luverne. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7186, Longitude: -86.2687       In this case, the coordinates for Luverne have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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