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Welcome to Webb ...

The town of Webb is located in Houston County.

The location of Webb has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Webb has a population of 1,436 people<2> (see below for details).

Webb is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Webb is within the boundaries of the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Webb: 36376<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Webb had a population of 1,430 people. This makes Webb the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Webb represents 0.03% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 219th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,430 people, the population of Webb increased 10.17% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,298 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Webb had an population of 1,436 people. This is an increase of 0.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.63% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Webb ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Dothan   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the West (W) of Webb

Headland   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Webb

Located in Henry County

Taylor   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Webb

Midland City   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Webb

Located in Dale County

Ashford   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Webb

Rehobeth   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Webb

Newton   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Webb

Located in Dale County

Malvern   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Webb

Located in Geneva County

Cottonwood   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Webb

Columbia   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Webb

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Webb.

Communities Also Named Webb ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Webb - they are located in Arizona (2), Georgia (2), Idaho (2), Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas (3), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Webb. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Webb. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Webb.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Webb:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Webb ...

Looking for more information about Webb? 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 Webb, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Webb.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Webb.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Webb - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 town (such as Webb). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Webb or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Webb) 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 Webb. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Webb

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Webb. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2576, Longitude: -85.2894     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Webb have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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