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New Hope, Alabama
(Madison County)

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The location of New Hope

Welcome to New Hope ...

The city of New Hope is located in Madison County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, New Hope has a population of 2,842 people<1> (see below for details).

New Hope is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for New Hope: (256) and (938)<3>

The ZIP code for New Hope: 35760<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Hope had a population of 2,810 people. This makes New Hope the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of New Hope represents 0.06% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 141st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,810 people, the population of New Hope increased 10.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,539 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, New Hope had an population of 2,842 people. This is an increase of 1.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.93% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Hope.

Communities near New Hope ...

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 New Hope and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Arab   [Map]   8,284   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grant   [Map]   908   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,429   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gurley   [Map]   781   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   194,585   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Langston   [Map]   263   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named New Hope ...

While we believe that this New Hope is located in Madison County, we know of another 11 Alabama communities named New Hope. Those communities are located in the following counties: Coffee, Crenshaw, Cullman, Fayette, Jackson, Lauderdale, Limestone, Marion, Morgan, Randolph and Shelby County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 119 communities that are also named New Hope - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas (11), California, Florida (4), Georgia (8), Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (8), Missouri, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (11), Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (17), Texas (15), Virginia (4), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

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 New Hope. 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 New Hope. 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 New Hope.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Hope ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 New Hope.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Hope - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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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 city (such as New Hope). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether New Hope 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Hope) 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 New Hope. 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 New Hope

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Hope. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5387, Longitude: -86.3946     [Map].

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