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Wootens, Alabama

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So far, we have found very little information about Wootens. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Wootens to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Wootens, please Contact Us.

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Our information shows that the community of Wootens is historic. The information below applies to the area where Wootens would have been located.

Time Zone: The area where Wootens was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code for surrounding area: (334)

Elevation: 220 feet [67.06 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Wootens. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2638, Longitude: -87.5736     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wootens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   32° 15' 49"
Lon:   -87° 34' 24"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Thomaston East

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Wootens

GNIS ID:   1730268
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Wootens)

About Marengo County

The community of Linden is the County Seat for Marengo County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Marengo)


2016:<5>     19,673   (6.44% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     21,027   (6.71% decrease since 2000)
2000:     22,539

Total Area:<6>   982 sq. miles [2,545.1 km²]

Housing Units:<7>   10,237

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Marengo

GNIS ID:   161572
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Wootens)

About Alabama

From the US Census


2016:     4,863,300   (1.75% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Wootens)

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Wootens, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wootens - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Wootens, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Wootens.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Wootens. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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