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Welcome to Triana ...

The town of Triana is located in Madison County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Triana has a population of 948 people<3> (see below for details).

Triana was established in 1819.

The community of Triana is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Triana: (256) & (938)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Triana had an population of 948 people. This is an increase of 91.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 106.99% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Triana had a population of 496 people. This makes Triana the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Triana represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 337th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 496 people, the population of Triana increased 8.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 458 people).

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

Communities near Triana ...

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

  • Huntsville [Madison County]
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    • Huntsville [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Triana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 202,964 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntsville<7>
  • Decatur [Morgan County]
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    • Decatur [Morgan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Triana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,381 people
    • Former names for Decatur:
    • Albany
    • New Decatur
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<7>
  • Madison [Madison County]
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    • Madison [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Triana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 52,654 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<7>
  • Athens [Limestone County]
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    • Athens [Limestone County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Triana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,643 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hartselle [Morgan County]
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      • Hartselle [Morgan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Triana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,470 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartselle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartselle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartselle<7>
    • Priceville [Morgan County]
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      • Priceville [Morgan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Triana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,984 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Priceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Priceville<7>
    • Trinity [Morgan County]
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      • Trinity [Morgan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Triana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,467 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trinity<7>
    • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County]
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      • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Triana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,233 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owens' Cross Roads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owens' Cross Roads
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owens' Cross Roads<7>
    • Falkville [Morgan County]
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      • Falkville [Morgan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Triana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falkville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falkville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falkville<7>
    • Flint City [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flint City
      • Flint City [Morgan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Triana
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flint City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flint City

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 Triana. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Triana.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Triana ...

Looking for more information about Triana? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Triana, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Triana.

Adding Triana to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Triana 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 Triana was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Triana on our Genealogy Page.

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About Madison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.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 Madison, 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 Triana.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Triana - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Triana) 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 Triana. 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 TrianaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Triana. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5904, Longitude: -86.7420       In this case, the coordinates for Triana have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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