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Located in: Perry County (see below)

Time Zone: Sprott lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (334)

ZIP Code: 36779<1>

Elevation: 170 feet [51.82 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Sprott. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6765, Longitude: -87.2217     [Map].

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   32° 40' 35"
Lon:   -87° 13' 18"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Sprott

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Sprott

GNIS ID:   160662
FIPS State / Place Code:   01 / 72648

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About Perry County

The community of Marion is the County Seat for Perry County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Perry)


2016:<5>     9,574   (9.6% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     10,591   (10.71% decrease since 2000)
2000:     11,861

Total Area:<6>   723 sq. miles [1,874.8 km²]

Housing Units:<7>   4,737

Official Website:   www.perrycounty-al.org/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Perry

GNIS ID:   161579
FIPS State / County Code:   01 / 105

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About Alabama

From the US Census


2016:     4,863,300   (1.75% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Sprott)

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The official website for Perry County: www.perrycounty-al.org/

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 community (such as Sprott). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sprott or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Sprott, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Sprott.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Sprott. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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