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Welcome to Monroeville ...
The location of Monroeville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Monroeville has a population of 5,718 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Monroeville.
Monroeville is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Monroeville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Monroeville is within the (251) area code.
The ZIP codes for Monroeville: 36460-36462<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Monroeville had an population of 5,718 people. This is a decrease of 12.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.67% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Monroeville had a population of 6,519 people (which is 28.26% of the total population of Monroe County). This makes Monroeville the county's most populous community.
The population of Monroeville represents 0.14% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 86th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,519 people, the population of Monroeville decreased 5% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,862 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Monroeville.
Adding Monroeville to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Monroeville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Monroeville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Monroeville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Monroeville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Monroeville - they are located in California, Indiana, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio (2) and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Monroeville.
Communities near Monroeville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Monroeville.
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 Monroeville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monroeville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Monroeville. 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 Monroeville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Monroeville. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Monroeville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monroeville ...
Looking for more information about Monroeville? 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 Monroeville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Monroeville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021