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Welcome to Ozark ...

The city of Ozark is located in Dale County and is the County Seat for Dale County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Ozark has a population of 14,303 people<2> (see below for details).

Ozark was established in 1822.

The community of Ozark is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Ozark lies within the (334) area code.

The ZIP codes for Ozark: 36360-36361<4>

Websites for Ozark ...

Official Website:   www.ozarkalabama.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.ozarkalchamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Ozark had an population of 14,303 people. This is a decrease of 4.05% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.4% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ozark had a population of 14,907 people (which is 29.67% of the total population of Dale County). This makes Ozark the county's most populous community.

The population of Ozark represents 0.31% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,907 people, the population of Ozark decreased 1.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 15,119 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ozark ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Ozark - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio and Oklahoma (2).

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

Communities near Ozark ...

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

  • Enterprise [Coffee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enterprise have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enterprise
    • Enterprise [Coffee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Ozark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 28,269 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enterprise
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enterprise
  • Daleville [Dale County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daleville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daleville
    • Daleville [Dale County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Ozark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,086 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Daleville
  • Headland [Henry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Headland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Headland
    • Headland [Henry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Ozark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,714 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Headland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Headland
  • Midland City [Dale County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midland City
    • Midland City [Dale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Ozark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midland City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midland City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Level Plains [Dale County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Level Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Level Plains
      • Level Plains [Dale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Ozark
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,022 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Level Plains
    • Newton [Dale County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
      • Newton [Dale County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Ozark
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,456 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • Clio [Barbour County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clio have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clio
      • Clio [Barbour County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Ozark
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,270 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clio
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio
    • New Brockton [Coffee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Brockton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Brockton
      • New Brockton [Coffee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Ozark
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,210 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Brockton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Brockton
    • Ariton [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ariton
      • Ariton [Dale County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Ozark
      • Estimated population for 2018: 735 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ariton
    • Pinckard [Dale County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinckard have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinckard
      • Pinckard [Dale County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Ozark
      • Estimated population for 2018: 625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinckard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinckard

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ozark. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Ozark.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ozark ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Ozark: www.ozarkalabama.org/

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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ozark.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ozark - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Ozark). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ozark or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Ozark includes: 36360 & 36361.
<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- Ozark) 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 Ozark. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ozark

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ozark. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4505, Longitude: -85.6472       In this case, the coordinates for Ozark have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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