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Welcome to Lynn ...
When the people of Lynn refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use terms like Lynner or Lynnian.<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lynn has a population of 637 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Lynn.
Lynn is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Lynn lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lynn is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.
The ZIP code for Lynn: 35575<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lynn had an population of 637 people. This is a decrease of 3.34% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.7% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lynn had a population of 659 people. This makes Lynn the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Lynn represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 303rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 659 people, the population of Lynn increased 10.39% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 597 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lynn.
Communities Also Named Lynn ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Lynn - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lynn.
Communities near Lynn ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lynn.
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 Lynn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lynn.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lynn. 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 Lynn.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lynn. See our Newspapers Page for Lynn.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lynn ...
Looking for more information about Lynn? 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 Lynn, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lynn.
Adding Lynn to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lynn in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Lynn was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Lynn on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lynn on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 15 Aug 2022