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Sardis City, Alabama

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Welcome to Sardis City ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Sardis City has a population of 1,771 people<1> (see below for details).

Sardis City is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<2>.

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) and (938)<3>

The ZIP codes for Sardis City: 35956, 35957<4>

Population Details ...

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 total 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 (with a count of 1,438 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Sardis City had an population of 1,771 people. This is an increase of 3.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.16% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Sardis City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sardis City and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2016
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Attalla   [Map]   5,865   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,963   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,841   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Glencoe   [Map]   5,135   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sardis City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Sardis City.

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

Websites for Sardis City ...

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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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Sardis City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Sardis City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Sardis City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sardis City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sardis City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Sardis City.

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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 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).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Sardis City. 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sardis City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sardis City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1754, Longitude: -86.1147     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sardis City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Sardis City.