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Welcome to North Courtland ...

The town of North Courtland is located in Lawrence County.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Courtland: N. Courtland

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, North Courtland has a population of 612 people<2> (see below for details).

North Courtland is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for North Courtland: (256) and (938)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, North Courtland had a population of 632 people. This makes North Courtland the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of North Courtland represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 308th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 632 people, the population of North Courtland decreased 20.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 799 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, North Courtland had an population of 612 people. This is a decrease of 3.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 23.4% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Courtland.

Communities near North Courtland ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Anderson   [Map]   276   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Decatur   [Map]   54,405   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   518   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Killen   [Map]   972   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Leighton   [Map]   708   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Moulton   [Map]   3,258   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

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 North Courtland. 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 North Courtland. 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 North Courtland.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Courtland ...

Looking for more information about North Courtland? 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.

Looking for more information about North Courtland? 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 North Courtland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for North Courtland.

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

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

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 North Courtland.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Courtland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- North Courtland) 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 North Courtland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Courtland

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Courtland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6789, Longitude: -87.3088     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Courtland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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