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Welcome to Valley Grande ...

The city of Valley Grande is located in Dallas County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Valley Grande has a population of 3,570 people<3> (see below for details).

Valley Grande is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Valley Grande lies within the (334) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Valley Grande had an population of 3,570 people. This is a decrease of 11.19% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.84% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Valley Grande had a population of 4,020 people (or 9.17% of the total population of Dallas County). This makes Valley Grande the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Valley Grande represents 0.08% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 121st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,020 people, the population of Valley Grande decreased 1.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,096 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Valley Grande.

Communities near Valley Grande ...

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

  • Selma [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selma
    • Selma [Dallas County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Valley Grande
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,231 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selma<6>
  • Marion [Perry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
    • Marion [Perry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Valley Grande
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,123 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<6>
  • Orrville [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orrville
    • Orrville [Dallas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Valley Grande
    • Estimated population in 2019: 168 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orrville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orrville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orrville<6>
  • Benton [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benton
    • Benton [Lowndes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Valley Grande
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sunset Mill Village [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Mill Village
      • Sunset Mill Village [Dallas County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Valley Grande
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Mill Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Mill Village
    • Burnsville [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnsville
      • Burnsville [Dallas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Valley Grande
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnsville
    • Fremont [Autauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Autauga County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Valley Grande
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Suttle [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Suttle
      • Suttle [Perry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Valley Grande
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suttle
    • Jones [Autauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones
      • Jones [Autauga County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Valley Grande
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones
    • Cahaba [Dallas County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cahaba
      • Cahaba [Dallas County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Valley Grande

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley Grande ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Dallas County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Valley Grande. 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 Dallas, 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 Valley Grande.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Valley Grande - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Valley Grande) 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 Valley Grande. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Valley Grande

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley Grande. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4858, Longitude: -87.0304       In this case, the coordinates for Valley Grande 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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