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Malvern, Alabama

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Welcome to Malvern ...

The town of Malvern is located in Geneva County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Malvern has a population of 1,437 people<1> (see below for details).

Malvern is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Malvern (for example, toward Jakin (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Malvern: (334)

The ZIP code for Malvern: 36349<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Malvern had a population of 1,448 people (or 5.41% of the total population of Geneva County). This makes Malvern the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Malvern represents 0.03% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 217th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,448 people, the population of Malvern increased 19.18% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,215 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Malvern had an population of 1,437 people. This is a decrease of 0.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.27% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Malvern ...

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

Community   2016
Ashford   [Map]   2,149   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   1,994   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dothan   [Map]   68,468   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,638   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,741   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Malvern ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Malvern - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

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 Malvern. 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 Malvern. 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 Malvern.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Malvern ...

Looking for more information about Malvern? 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 Malvern, 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 Malvern.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Malvern. 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 Malvern.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Malvern - 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 Malvern). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Malvern 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 beginning in Malvern. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Malvern) 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 Malvern. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Malvern

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Malvern. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1428, Longitude: -85.5210     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Malvern 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 Malvern.