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Sand Rock, Alabama
Welcome to Sand Rock ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sand Rock has a population of 676 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sand Rock.
Sand Rock is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Sand Rock lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Sand Rock (for example, toward Robealou Acres (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Area codes for Sand Rock: (256) and (938)<4>
The ZIP code for Sand Rock: 35983<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sand Rock had an population of 676 people. This is an increase of 20.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.81% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sand Rock had a population of 560 people. This makes Sand Rock the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Sand Rock represents 0.01% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 319th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 560 people, the population of Sand Rock increased 10.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 509 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sand Rock.
Communities Also Named Sand Rock ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Sand Rock - they are located in Montana, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sand Rock.
Communities near Sand Rock ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sand Rock.
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 Sand Rock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sand Rock.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sand Rock. 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 Sand Rock.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sand Rock. See our Newspapers Page for Sand Rock.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sand Rock ...
Looking for more information about Sand Rock? 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 Sand Rock, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sand Rock.
Adding Sand Rock to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sand Rock 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 Sand Rock was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Sand Rock on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sand Rock on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2022