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Welcome to Waverly ...
The location of Waverly has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Waverly has a population of 144 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Waverly.
Waverly is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Waverly lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Waverly (for example, toward Mountain Hill (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Waverly is located in the (334) area code.
The ZIP code for Waverly: 36879<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Waverly had an population of 144 people. This is a decrease of 0.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.74% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Waverly had a population of 145 people. This makes Waverly the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 145 people, the population of Waverly decreased 21.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 184 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Waverly.
Communities Also Named Waverly ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Waverly: This one is located in Chambers County and the other is located in Lee County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 48 communities that are also named Waverly - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Jersey (2), New York (3), North Carolina (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Waverly.
Communities near Waverly ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Waverly.
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 Waverly. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Waverly.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Waverly. 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 Waverly.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Waverly. See our Newspapers Page for Waverly.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waverly ...
Looking for more information about Waverly? 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 Waverly, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Waverly.
Adding Waverly to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Waverly 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 Waverly was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Waverly on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Waverly on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Waverly. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022