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Moundville, Alabama

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The location of Moundville

Welcome to Moundville ...

The town of Moundville is primarily located in Hale County. A portion of Moundville extends into Tuscaloosa County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Moundville has a population of 2,446 people<2> (see below for details).

Moundville is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Moundville: (205)

The ZIP code for Moundville: 35474<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Moundville had a population of 2,427 people (or 15.4% of the total population of Hale County). This makes Moundville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Moundville represents 0.05% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 155th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,427 people, the population of Moundville increased 34.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,809 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Moundville had an population of 2,446 people. This is an increase of 0.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.21% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Moundville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Moundville and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Akron   [Map]   332   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,660   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Coker   [Map]   980   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Eutaw   [Map]   2,687   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Foster's   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,094   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Moundville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Moundville - it's located in Missouri.

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

See 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 Moundville. 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 Moundville. 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 Moundville. Our list includes 6 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moundville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Moundville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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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 Moundville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moundville - 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 Moundville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Moundville 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Moundville) 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 Moundville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Moundville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moundville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9966, Longitude: -87.6276     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Moundville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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