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Welcome to Weaver ...

The city of Weaver is located in Calhoun County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Weaver has a population of 3,053 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Weaver.

Weaver is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Weaver (for example, toward Tallapoosa (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Weaver: (256) & (938)<5>

The ZIP code for Weaver: 36277<6>

Websites for Weaver ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.calhounchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Weaver, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Weaver had an population of 3,053 people. This is an increase of 0.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Weaver had a population of 3,038 people. This makes Weaver the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Weaver represents 0.06% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,038 people, the population of Weaver increased 16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,619 people).

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

Communities Also Named Weaver ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Weaver - they are located in Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Minnesota, New Brunswick, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Weaver ...

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

  • Oxford [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford
    • Oxford [Calhoun County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the south of Weaver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,216 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<8>
  • Anniston [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anniston
    • Anniston [Calhoun County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the south of Weaver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,090 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anniston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anniston<8>
  • Jacksonville [Calhoun County]
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    • Jacksonville [Calhoun County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<7> to the northeast of Weaver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,972 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacksonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<8>
  • Rainbow City [Etowah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainbow City
    • Rainbow City [Etowah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northwest of Weaver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,603 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainbow City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainbow City<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southside [Calhoun County]
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      • Southside [Calhoun County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Weaver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,046 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southside<8>
    • Glencoe [Etowah County]
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      • Glencoe [Etowah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northwest of Weaver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glencoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glencoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glencoe<8>
    • Piedmont [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piedmont
      • Piedmont [Calhoun County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northeast of Weaver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,470 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Piedmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piedmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piedmont<8>
    • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hokes Bluff
      • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the north of Weaver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hokes Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hokes Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hokes Bluff<8>
    • Heflin [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heflin
      • Heflin [Cleburne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the southeast of Weaver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,408 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heflin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heflin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heflin<8>
    • Ragland [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ragland
      • Ragland [Saint Clair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the west of Weaver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,718 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ragland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ragland<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weaver ...

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

Adding Weaver to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Weaver 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 Weaver was on a map titled Map of Alabama (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Mentions & References for Weaver

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About Calhoun County

About Alabama

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

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.org/

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 Calhoun, 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 Weaver.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weaver - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Weaver). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Weaver or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Weaver) 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 Weaver. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WeaverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weaver. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7571, Longitude: -85.8119       In this case, the coordinates for Weaver have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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