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Welcome to Smith's Station ...

The city of Smith's Station is located in Lee County<1>.

The location of Smith's Station has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Smith's Station: Smiths Sta. (in Canada, 'Stn.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Smith's Station has a population of 5,391 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Smith's Station.

Smith's Station is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Smith's Station lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Smith's Station (for example, toward Twin Chapel (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Smith's Station is within the boundaries of the (334) area code.

Websites for Smith's Station ...

Junior League:   www.leecountyjuniorleague.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Smith's Station had an population of 5,391 people. This is an increase of 9.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Smith's Station had a population of 4,926 people. This makes Smith's Station the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Smith's Station represents 0.1% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 106th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,926 people, the population of Smith's Station decreased 7.75% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,340 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Smith's Station.

Adding Smith's Station to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Smith's Station 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 Smith's Station was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Smith's Station on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Smith's Station ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Smith's Station - they are located in Mississippi and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Smith's Station.

Communities near Smith's Station ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Smith's Station.

  • Maridale Estates [Muscogee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maridale Estates
    • Maridale Estates [Muscogee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Smith's Station
    • Estimated population in 2019: 60,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maridale Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maridale Estates
  • Phenix City [Russell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phenix City
    • Phenix City [Russell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Smith's Station
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,487 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phenix City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phenix City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phenix City<6>
  • Opelika [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opelika
    • Opelika [Lee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Smith's Station
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Opelika have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opelika
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opelika<6>
  • Saint Marys Hills [Muscogee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys Hills
    • Saint Marys Hills [Muscogee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Smith's Station
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,567 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys Hills
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Branton Woods [Muscogee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Branton Woods
      • Branton Woods [Muscogee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Smith's Station
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,961 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Branton Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branton Woods
    • Mountain Hill [Harris County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Hill
      • Mountain Hill [Harris County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Smith's Station
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 11,554 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Hill
    • Cusseta Heights [Muscogee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cusseta Heights
      • Cusseta Heights [Muscogee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Smith's Station
      • Estimated population in 2018: 10,684 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cusseta Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cusseta Heights
    • Valley [Chambers County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley
      • Valley [Chambers County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Smith's Station
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley<6>
    • Glenns [Muscogee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenns
      • Glenns [Muscogee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Smith's Station
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenns have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenns
    • Fortson [Muscogee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fortson
      • Fortson [Muscogee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Smith's Station
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 4,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fortson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fortson<6>

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 Smith's Station. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Smith's Station.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Smith's Station. See our Newspapers Page for Smith's Station.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smith's Station ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lee County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Smith's Station. 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 Lee, 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 Smith's Station.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smith's Station - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Smith's Station) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Smith's Station. 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 Smith's StationOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smith's Station. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5437, Longitude: -85.1115       In this case, the coordinates for Smith's Station have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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