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Welcome to River Falls ...

The town of River Falls is located in Covington County<1>.

The location of River Falls has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, River Falls has a population of 535 people<3> (see below for details).

River Falls is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

River Falls is located in the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for River Falls: 36476<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, River Falls had an population of 535 people. This is an increase of 1.71% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, River Falls had a population of 526 people. This makes River Falls the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of River Falls represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 331st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 526 people, the population of River Falls decreased 14.61% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 616 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for River Falls.

Communities Also Named River Falls ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named River Falls - they are located in Maryland, South Carolina and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near River Falls ...

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

  • Andalusia [Covington County]
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    • Andalusia [Covington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southeast of River Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,680 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andalusia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andalusia<7>
  • Opp [Covington County]
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    • Opp [Covington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of River Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,390 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opp
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opp<7>
  • Babbie [Covington County]
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    • Babbie [Covington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of River Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 596 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babbie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Babbie
  • McKenzie [Butler County]
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    • McKenzie [Butler County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of River Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 492 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McKenzie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKenzie<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Red Level [Covington County]
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      • Red Level [Covington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of River Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 478 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Level have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dozier [Crenshaw County]
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      • Dozier [Crenshaw County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of River Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 320 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dozier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dozier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dozier<7>
    • Carolina [Covington County]
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      • Carolina [Covington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of River Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 295 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carolina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Heath [Covington County]
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      • Heath [Covington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the east of River Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sanford [Covington County]
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      • Sanford [Covington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of River Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 254 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sanford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Horn Hill [Covington County]
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      • Horn Hill [Covington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of River Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 229 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horn Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horn Hill

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around River Falls. See our Newspapers Page for River Falls.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for River Falls ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Covington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for River Falls.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around River Falls - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 River Falls). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether River Falls or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- River Falls) 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 River Falls. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from River Falls

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in River Falls. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3524, Longitude: -86.5411       In this case, the coordinates for River Falls have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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