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Welcome to Parrish ...

The town of Parrish is located in Walker County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Parrish has a population of 937 people<1> (see below for details).

Parrish was originally named Hewitt.

The community of Parrish is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Parrish: (205)

The ZIP code for Parrish: 35580<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Parrish had a population of 982 people. This makes Parrish the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Parrish represents 0.02% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 259th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 982 people, the population of Parrish decreased 22.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,268 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Parrish had an population of 937 people. This is a decrease of 4.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.1% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Parrish ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Jasper   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the North (N) of Parrish

Adamsville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Parrish

Located in Jefferson County

Sumiton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Parrish

Graysville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Parrish

Located in Jefferson County

Cordova   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Parrish

Carbon Hill   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Parrish

Dora   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Parrish

Berry   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Parrish

Located in Fayette County

Oakman   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Parrish

West Jefferson   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Parrish

Located in Jefferson County

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

Communities Also Named Parrish ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Parrish - they are located in Colorado, Florida (2), Illinois, Iowa, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

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 Parrish. 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 Parrish. 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 Parrish.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parrish ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Parrish.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Parrish - 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 Parrish). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Parrish 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Parrish) 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 Parrish. 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 Parrish

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parrish. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7344, Longitude: -87.2804     [Map].

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This page was last modified: 19 Aug 2019