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Welcome to Saint Florian ...

The town of Saint Florian is located in Lauderdale County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Saint Florian: saint FLOW-reen<3>

A typical abbreviation for Saint Florian: St. Florian

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint Florian has a population of 763 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Saint Florian.

Saint Florian is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Area codes for Saint Florian: (256) and (938)<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint Florian had an population of 763 people. This is an increase of 84.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 127.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Florian had a population of 413 people. This makes Saint Florian the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 413 people, the population of Saint Florian increased 23.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 335 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Florian.

Communities near Saint Florian ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Saint Florian.

  • Florence [Lauderdale County]
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    • Florence [Lauderdale County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the southwest of Saint Florian
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<8>
  • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]
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    • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the south of Saint Florian
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,877 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscle Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muscle Shoals
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscle Shoals<8>
  • Sheffield [Colbert County]
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    • Sheffield [Colbert County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the southwest of Saint Florian
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,839 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheffield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheffield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheffield<8>
  • Tuscumbia [Colbert County]
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    • Tuscumbia [Colbert County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the southwest of Saint Florian
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,462 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuscumbia<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
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      • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northeast of Saint Florian
      • Estimated population in 2014: 7,825 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Loretto [Lawrence County]
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      • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northeast of Saint Florian
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,781 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto 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 Loretto<8>
    • Rogersville [Lauderdale County]
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      • Rogersville [Lauderdale County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the east of Saint Florian
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,293 people
      • Former name for Rogersville:
      • Rodgersville
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<8>
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
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      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the north of Saint Florian
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Town Creek [Lawrence County]
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      • Town Creek [Lawrence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the southeast of Saint Florian
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,046 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Town Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Town Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Town Creek<8>
    • Littleville [Colbert County]
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      • Littleville [Colbert County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the south of Saint Florian
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 992 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Littleville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Saint Florian. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saint Florian.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Florian ...

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

Adding Saint Florian to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Saint Florian in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Saint Florian was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Saint Florian on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Saint Florian on our Genealogy Page.

Communities in Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Florian. 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 Lauderdale, 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Saint Florian. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Florian.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Florian - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<7>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Florian) 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 Saint Florian. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint FlorianOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Florian. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8695, Longitude: -87.6245       In this case, the coordinates for Saint Florian have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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