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Welcome to Snead ...

The town of Snead is located in Blount County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Snead has a population of 838 people<3> (see below for details).

Snead is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Snead is located in the (205) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Snead had an population of 838 people. This is an increase of 0.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.03% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Snead had a population of 835 people. This makes Snead the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Snead represents 0.02% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 274th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 835 people, the population of Snead increased 11.63% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 748 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Snead.

Communities Also Named Snead ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Snead - it's located in Georgia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Snead.

Communities near Snead ...

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

  • Albertville [Marshall County]
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    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Snead
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<6>
  • Boaz [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boaz
    • Boaz [Marshall County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Snead
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boaz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boaz<6>
  • Guntersville [Marshall County]
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    • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Snead
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,571 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Guntersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<6>
  • Arab [Marshall County]
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    • Arab [Marshall County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Snead
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arab
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arab<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oneonta [Blount County]
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      • Oneonta [Blount County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Snead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,577 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<6>
    • Attalla [Etowah County]
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      • Attalla [Etowah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Snead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attalla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attalla<6>
    • Sardis City [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis City
      • Sardis City [Etowah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Snead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis City
    • Blountsville [Blount County]
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      • Blountsville [Blount County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Snead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,670 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blountsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blountsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blountsville<6>
    • Cleveland [Blount County]
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      • Cleveland [Blount County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Snead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,306 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<6>
    • Steele [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steele
      • Steele [Saint Clair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Snead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,089 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steele have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steele
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steele<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 Snead. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Snead.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Snead ...

Looking for more information about Snead? 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 Snead, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Snead.

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About Blount County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Snead. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.al.us/

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 Blount, 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 Snead.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Snead - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Snead) 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 Snead. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Snead

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1163, Longitude: -86.3893       In this case, the coordinates for Snead 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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