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Welcome to Prichard ...
The city of Prichard is located in Mobile County.
The location of Prichard has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Prichard has a population of 21,732 people<2> (see below for details).
Prichard is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Prichard lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Prichard: (251)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Prichard had a population of 22,659 people (which is 5.49% of the total population of Mobile County). This makes Prichard the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Prichard represents 0.47% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 22,659 people, the population of Prichard decreased 20.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 28,633 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Prichard had an population of 21,732 people. This is a decrease of 4.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.1% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Prichard.
Communities near Prichard ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Prichard and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Prichard.
Communities Also Named Prichard ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Prichard - they are located in Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Prichard.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Prichard ...
Looking for more information about Prichard? 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 Prichard, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Prichard.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019