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Welcome to Pickensville ...

The town of Pickensville is located in Pickens County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Pickensville has a population of 574 people<1> (see below for details).

Pickensville is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Pickensville is within the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Pickensville: 35447<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pickensville had a population of 608 people. This makes Pickensville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Pickensville represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 312nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 608 people, the population of Pickensville decreased 8.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 662 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Pickensville had an population of 574 people. This is a decrease of 5.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.29% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Pickensville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Pickensville and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2016
Aliceville   [Map]   2,357   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Beaver Town   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   980   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ethelsville   [Map]   73   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Macedonia   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
McMullen   [Map]   9   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pickensville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Pickensville - they are located in Ohio and South Carolina.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pickensville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pickensville. 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 Pickensville. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pickensville ...

Looking for more information about Pickensville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Pickensville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Pickensville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Pickens County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pickensville. 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 Pickensville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pickensville - 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 Pickensville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pickensville 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Pickensville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pickensville) 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 Pickensville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pickensville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pickensville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2272, Longitude: -88.2663     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Pickensville.