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Welcome to Section ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Section has a population of 740 people<2> (see below for details).
Section is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Section lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Section (for example, toward Euthtilloga (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Area codes for Section: (256) and (938)<4>
The ZIP code for Section: 35771<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Section had an population of 740 people. This is a decrease of 3.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Section had a population of 770 people. This makes Section the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Section represents 0.02% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 283rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 770 people, the population of Section has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 769 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Section.
Communities Also Named Section ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Section: This one is located in Jackson County and the other is located in Colbert County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 2 communities that are also named Section - they are located in and Kansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Section.
Communities near Section ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Section.
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 Section. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Section.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Section. 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 Section.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Section. See our Newspapers Page for Section.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Section ...
Looking for more information about Section? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Section, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Section.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 21 Oct 2020