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Welcome to Union ...

The town of Union is located in Greene County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Union has a population of 209 people<3> (see below for details).

Union is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Union had an population of 209 people. This is a decrease of 11.81% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Union had a population of 237 people. This makes Union the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 237 people, the population of Union increased 4.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 227 people).

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

Communities Also Named Union ...

While we believe that this Union is located in Greene County, we know of another 9 Alabama communities named Union. Those communities are located in the following counties: Calhoun, Clarke, Clay, Etowah, Franklin, Henry, Morgan, Randolph and Tallapoosa County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 121 communities that are also named Union - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas (5), California (3), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (10), Illinois (5), Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (5), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (6), Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey (3), New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina (5), North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma (3), Ontario (4), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (6), Texas (9), Utah, Virginia (2), Washington (2), West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin (3).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Union.

Communities near Union ...

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

  • Eutaw [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eutaw
    • Eutaw [Greene County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Union
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,603 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eutaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eutaw<6>
  • Moundville [Hale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moundville
    • Moundville [Hale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Union
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,459 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moundville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundville<6>
  • Aliceville [Pickens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aliceville
    • Aliceville [Pickens County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Union
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,254 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aliceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aliceville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aliceville<6>
  • Akron [Hale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Akron
    • Akron [Hale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Union
    • Estimated population in 2019: 328 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Boligee [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boligee
      • Boligee [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 280 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boligee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boligee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boligee<6>
    • Gainesville [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
      • Gainesville [Sumter County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville
    • McMullen [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMullen
      • McMullen [Pickens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMullen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMullen
    • Knoxville [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knoxville
      • Knoxville [Greene County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Union
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knoxville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knoxville
    • Clinton [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
      • Clinton [Greene County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Union
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Ralph [Tuscaloosa County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union ...

Looking for more information about Union? 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 Union, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Union.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Greene County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Greene, 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 Union.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Union - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Union) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Union. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Union

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9938, Longitude: -87.9072       In this case, the coordinates for Union have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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