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Rutledge, Alabama
(Crenshaw County)

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The location of Rutledge

Welcome to Rutledge ...

The town of Rutledge is located in Crenshaw County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Rutledge has a population of 461 people<2> (see below for details).

Rutledge is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Rutledge is located in the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Rutledge: 36071<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rutledge had a population of 467 people. This makes Rutledge the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 467 people, the population of Rutledge decreased 1.89% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 476 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Rutledge had an population of 461 people. This is a decrease of 1.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.15% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Rutledge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Brantley   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the South (S) of Rutledge

Dozier   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Rutledge

Goshen   [Map]

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

Located in Pike County

Glenwood   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Rutledge

Petrey   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rutledge

Social Town   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Rutledge

Honoraville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rutledge

Merrill Mill   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Rutledge

Highland Home   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Rutledge

Kent   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rutledge

Located in Pike County

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

Communities Also Named Rutledge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Rutledge: This one is located in Crenshaw County and the other is located in Jefferson County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 14 communities that are also named Rutledge - they are located in Florida (2), Georgia, Iowa, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Rutledge. 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 Rutledge. 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 Rutledge.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rutledge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rutledge.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rutledge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 town (such as Rutledge). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rutledge or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rutledge) 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 Rutledge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rutledge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rutledge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7346, Longitude: -86.3060     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rutledge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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