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Welcome to Alhambra ...
The village of Alhambra is located in Madison County.
The location of Alhambra has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Alhambra: al-HAM-bruh<2>
When the people of Alhambra refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Alhambran<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alhambra has a population of 661 people<4> (see below for details).
Alhambra is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Alhambra lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Alhambra: (618)
The ZIP code for Alhambra: 62001<6>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alhambra had a population of 681 people. This makes Alhambra the county's 24th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 681 people, the population of Alhambra increased 8.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 630 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alhambra had an population of 661 people. This is a decrease of 2.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.92% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alhambra.
Communities near Alhambra ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alhambra and not the distance if you drove.<7>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alhambra.
Communities Also Named Alhambra ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Alhambra - they are located in Alberta, Arizona, California, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alhambra.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alhambra:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alhambra ...
Looking for more information about Alhambra? 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 Alhambra, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alhambra.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019