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Welcome to Wetumpka ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wetumpka has a population of 8,360 people<2> (see below for details).
Wetumpka was established in 1834.
The community of Wetumpka is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wetumpka lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Wetumpka lies within the (334) area code.
The ZIP codes for Wetumpka: 36092-36093<4>
Websites for Wetumpka ...
Official Website: www.wetumpka.al.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.wetumpkachamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wetumpka had an population of 8,360 people. This is an increase of 28.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 46% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wetumpka had a population of 6,528 people (or 8.23% of the total population of Elmore County). This makes Wetumpka the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Wetumpka represents 0.14% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 85th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,528 people, the population of Wetumpka increased 14.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,726 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wetumpka.
Communities Also Named Wetumpka ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Wetumpka - it's located in Florida.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wetumpka.
Communities near Wetumpka ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wetumpka.
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 Wetumpka. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wetumpka.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wetumpka. 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 Wetumpka.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wetumpka. Our list includes 32 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wetumpka.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wetumpka ...
Looking for more information about Wetumpka? 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 Wetumpka, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wetumpka.
Adding Wetumpka to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wetumpka 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 Wetumpka was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Wetumpka on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wetumpka on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Wetumpka: www.wetumpka.al.us/
The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2022