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Welcome to Newville ...

The town of Newville is located in Henry County<1>.

The location of Newville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Newville has a population of 509 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Newville.

Newville is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Newville is within the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Newville: 36353<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Newville had an population of 509 people. This is a decrease of 5.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Newville had a population of 539 people. This makes Newville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Newville represents 0.01% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 327th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 539 people, the population of Newville decreased 2.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 553 people).

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

Communities Also Named Newville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Newville - they are located in California, Indiana, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Newville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Newville.

  • Dothan [Houston County]
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    • Dothan [Houston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Newville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,414 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dothan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dothan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dothan<7>
  • Ozark [Dale County]
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    • Ozark [Dale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Newville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ozark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ozark<7>
  • Headland [Henry County]
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    • Headland [Henry County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Newville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,748 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Headland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Headland<7>
  • Abbeville [Henry County]
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    • Abbeville [Henry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Newville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Taylor [Houston County]
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      • Taylor [Houston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Newville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,440 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Midland City [Dale County]
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      • Midland City [Dale County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Newville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midland City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midland City<7>
    • Kinsey [Houston County]
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      • Kinsey [Houston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Newville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,293 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinsey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinsey
    • Ashford [Houston County]
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      • Ashford [Houston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Newville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashford<7>
    • Cowarts [Houston County]
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      • Cowarts [Houston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Newville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,097 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowarts have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowarts
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowarts<7>
    • Webb [Houston County]
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      • Webb [Houston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Newville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,479 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webb
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Webb<7>

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 Newville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Newville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Newville. 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 Newville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Newville. See our Newspapers Page for Newville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newville ...

Looking for more information about Newville? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Newville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Newville.

Adding Newville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Newville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Newville was on a map titled Map of Alabama (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Newville on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alabama (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Newville on our Genealogy Page.

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

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Henry, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Newville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Newville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Newville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Newville) 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 Newville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from NewvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4203, Longitude: -85.3374       In this case, the coordinates for Newville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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