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Woodville, Alabama

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The location of Woodville

Welcome to Woodville ...

The town of Woodville is located in Jackson County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Woodville has a population of 720 people<2> (see below for details).

Woodville was established in 1815.

The community of Woodville is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Woodville: (256) & (938)<4>

The ZIP code for Woodville: 35776<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Woodville had a population of 746 people. This makes Woodville the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Woodville represents 0.02% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 289th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 746 people, the population of Woodville decreased 1.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 761 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Woodville had an population of 720 people. This is a decrease of 3.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.39% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Woodville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Woodville and not the distance if you drove.<6>.

Community   2017
Grant   [Map]   908   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,429   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gurley   [Map]   781   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   969   E   18 miles [29 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   194,585   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,842   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Woodville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 58 communities that are also named Woodville - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Connecticut, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey (2), New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (4), Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island (2), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See 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 Woodville. 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 Woodville. 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 Woodville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Jackson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama:

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 Woodville.

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

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<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<5>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 Woodville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Woodville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Woodville) 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 Woodville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Woodville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6256, Longitude: -86.2792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Woodville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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