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Sulligent, Alabama

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The location of Sulligent

Welcome to Sulligent ...

The city of Sulligent is located in Lamar County.

The location of Sulligent has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Sulligent has a population of 1,831 people<2> (see below for details).

Sulligent was established in 1887.

The community of Sulligent is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Sulligent: (205)

The ZIP code for Sulligent: 35586<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sulligent had a population of 1,927 people (which is 13.23% of the total population of Lamar County). This makes Sulligent the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Sulligent represents 0.04% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 188th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,927 people, the population of Sulligent decreased 10.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,151 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Sulligent had an population of 1,831 people. This is a decrease of 4.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.88% since the 2000 Census).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sulligent. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sulligent. 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 Sulligent. Our list includes 8 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sulligent ...

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

Communities near Sulligent ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hamilton   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Sulligent

Located in Marion County

Winfield   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Sulligent

Located in Marion County

Guin   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sulligent

Located in Marion County

Vernon   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Sulligent

Caledonia   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sulligent

Located in Lowndes County (MS)

Smithville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sulligent

Located in Monroe County (MS)

Hatley   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Sulligent

Located in Monroe County (MS)

Twin   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sulligent

Located in Marion County

Weston   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Sulligent

Located in Marion County

Detroit   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Sulligent

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sulligent.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sulligent - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 city (such as Sulligent). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sulligent or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Sulligent) 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 Sulligent. 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 Sulligent

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sulligent. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8912, Longitude: -88.1266     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sulligent have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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