Welcome to Tarrant (aka 'Tarrant City') ...
The city of Tarrant is located in Jefferson County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Tarrant has a population of 6,201 people<1> (see below for details).
Tarrant was established in 1912.
The community of Tarrant is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Tarrant lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Tarrant is located in the (205) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Tarrant had a population of 6,397 people. This makes Tarrant the county's 18th most populous community.
The population of Tarrant represents 0.13% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 88th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,397 people, the population of Tarrant decreased 8.9% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,022 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Tarrant had an population of 6,201 people. This is a decrease of 3.06% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.69% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Tarrant ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Tarrant and not the distance if you drove.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Tarrant.
Communities Also Named Tarrant ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Tarrant - they are located in Texas (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Tarrant.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tarrant. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tarrant. 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 Tarrant.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tarrant:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tarrant ...
Looking for more information about Tarrant? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Tarrant, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tarrant.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tarrant. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tarrant.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tarrant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Tarrant. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tarrant) 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 Tarrant. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tarrant
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tarrant. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5875, Longitude: -86.7676 [Map].
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