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Welcome to Madrid ...
The location of Madrid has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Madrid has a population of 290 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Madrid.
Madrid is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Madrid lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Madrid (for example, toward Springfield (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The area code for Madrid: (334)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Madrid had an population of 290 people. This is a decrease of 17.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.29% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Madrid had a population of 350 people. This makes Madrid the county's 11th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 350 people, the population of Madrid increased 15.51% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 303 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Madrid.
Communities Also Named Madrid ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Madrid - they are located in Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Madrid.
Communities near Madrid ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Madrid.
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 Madrid. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Madrid.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Madrid. 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 Madrid.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Madrid. See our Newspapers Page for Madrid.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Madrid ...
Looking for more information about Madrid? 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 Madrid, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Madrid.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2021