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Welcome to Tallassee ...
The pronunciation of Tallassee: taa-luh-see<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Tallassee has a population of 4,475 people<3> (see below for details).
Tallassee was established in 1835.
The community of Tallassee is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Tallassee lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Tallassee (for example, toward Mountain Hill (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Tallassee lies within the (334) area code.
The ZIP code for Tallassee: 36078<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tallassee had an population of 4,475 people. This is a decrease of 7.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.3% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Tallassee had a population of 4,819 people (which is 6.08% of the total population of Elmore County). This makes Tallassee the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Tallassee represents 0.1% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 108th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,819 people, the population of Tallassee decreased 2.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,934 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Tallassee.
Communities Also Named Tallassee ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tallassee - it's located in Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Tallassee.
Communities near Tallassee ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tallassee.
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 Tallassee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tallassee.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tallassee. 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 Tallassee.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tallassee. See our Newspapers Page for Tallassee.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tallassee ...
Looking for more information about Tallassee? 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 Tallassee, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tallassee.
Adding Tallassee to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Tallassee 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 Tallassee was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Tallassee on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Tallassee on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022