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Nauvoo, Alabama

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Welcome to Nauvoo ...

The town of Nauvoo is primarily located in Walker County. A portion of Nauvoo extends into Winston County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Nauvoo has a population of 211 people<1> (see below for details).

Nauvoo was established in 1888.

The community of Nauvoo was originally named Ingle Mills.

Nauvoo is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Nauvoo: (205)

The ZIP code for Nauvoo: 35578<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Nauvoo had a population of 221 people. This makes Nauvoo the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 221 people, the population of Nauvoo decreased 22.18% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 284 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Nauvoo had an population of 211 people. This is a decrease of 4.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.7% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Nauvoo ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2016
Arley   [Map]   350   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brilliant   [Map]   879   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Carbon Hill   [Map]   1,964   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Double Springs   [Map]   1,051   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Glen Allen   [Map]   492   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   4,074   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Nauvoo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Nauvoo - they are located in Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Pennsylvania (2) and Tennessee.

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

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 Nauvoo. 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 Nauvoo. 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 Nauvoo.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nauvoo ...

Looking for more information about Nauvoo? 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 Nauvoo, 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 Nauvoo.

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) Nauvoo. 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 Nauvoo.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nauvoo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9891, Longitude: -87.4869     [Map].

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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 Nauvoo.