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Welcome to Margaret ...

The town of Margaret is located in Saint Clair County.

The location of Margaret has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Margaret has a population of 5,026 people<2> (see below for details).

Margaret is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Margaret lies within the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Margaret: 35112<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Margaret had a population of 4,428 people (which is 5.3% of the total population of Saint Clair County). This makes Margaret the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Margaret represents 0.09% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 114th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,428 people, the population of Margaret increased 278.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,169 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Margaret had an population of 5,026 people. This is an increase of 13.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 329.94% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Margaret ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Trussville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the West (W) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

Center Point   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

Gardendale   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

Pell City   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Margaret

Moody   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Margaret

Irondale   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

Leeds   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

Clay   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

Fultondale   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

Pinson   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Margaret

Located in Jefferson County

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

Communities Also Named Margaret ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Margaret - they are located in Kansas, Manitoba, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Margaret. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Margaret. 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 Margaret.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Margaret ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Margaret.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Margaret - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Margaret). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Margaret or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Margaret) 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 Margaret. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Margaret

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Margaret. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6736, Longitude: -86.4671     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Margaret have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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