A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Union Springs, Alabama
Welcome to Union Springs ...
A typical abbreviation for Union Springs: Union Spgs. (or less commonly used: Union Spngs. or Union Sprngs.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Union Springs has a population of 3,410 people<2> (see below for details).
Union Springs was established in 1835.
The community of Union Springs is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Union Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Union Springs (for example, toward Sanford (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Union Springs is located in the (334) area code.
The ZIP code for Union Springs: 36089<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Union Springs had an population of 3,410 people. This is a decrease of 14.32% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.08% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Union Springs had a population of 3,980 people (or 36.47% of the total population of Bullock County). This makes Union Springs the county's most populous community.
The population of Union Springs represents 0.08% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 122nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,980 people, the population of Union Springs increased 8.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,670 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Union Springs.
Adding Union Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Union Springs in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Union Springs elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Union Springs on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Union Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Union Springs - they are located in Louisiana, New York, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Union Springs.
Communities near Union Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Union Springs.
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 Union Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Union Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Union Springs. 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 Union Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Union Springs. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Union Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union Springs ...
Looking for more information about Union Springs? 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 Union Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Union Springs.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 24 Feb 2021