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Welcome to Sardis City ...

The town of Sardis City is primarily located in Etowah County<1>. A portion of Sardis City extends into Marshall County and DeKalb County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sardis City has a population of 1,775 people<3> (see below for details).

Sardis City is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Sardis City (for example, toward Cave Spring (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Sardis City: (256) & (938)<5>

The ZIP codes for Sardis City: 35956, 35957<6>

Websites for Sardis City ...

Official Website: www.sardiscity.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sardis City had an population of 1,775 people. This is an increase of 4.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.44% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sardis City had a population of 1,704 people. This makes Sardis City the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Sardis City represents 0.04% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 201st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,704 people, the population of Sardis City increased 18.5% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,438 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sardis City.

Communities near Sardis City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sardis City.

  • Gadsden [Etowah County]
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    • Gadsden [Etowah County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Sardis City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,000 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gadsden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gadsden<8>
  • Albertville [Marshall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albertville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albertville
    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northwest of Sardis City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<8>
  • Rainbow City [Etowah County]
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    • Rainbow City [Etowah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the south of Sardis City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,611 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainbow City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainbow City<8>
  • Southside [Etowah County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southside
    • Southside [Etowah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the south of Sardis City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,905 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southside
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southside<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Guntersville [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guntersville
      • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Sardis City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,571 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guntersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<8>
    • Attalla [Etowah County]
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      • Attalla [Etowah County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the south of Sardis City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attalla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attalla<8>
    • Glencoe [Etowah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glencoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glencoe
      • Glencoe [Etowah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Sardis City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,071 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glencoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glencoe<8>
    • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hokes Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hokes Bluff
      • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Sardis City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,257 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hokes Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hokes Bluff<8>
    • Collinsville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collinsville
      • Collinsville [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northeast of Sardis City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<8>
    • Crossville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crossville
      • Crossville [DeKalb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the northeast of Sardis City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossville<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sardis City ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Sardis City: www.sardiscity.com/

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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 Etowah, 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 Sardis City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sardis City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<6>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 Sardis City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sardis City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sardis City) 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 Sardis City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sardis City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sardis City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1754, Longitude: -86.1147       In this case, the coordinates for Sardis City 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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