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Welcome to Alcoa ...
The city of Alcoa is located in Blount County.
The location of Alcoa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Alcoa has a population of 10,499 people<2> (see below for details).
Alcoa is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alcoa lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Alcoa (for example, toward Center Ford), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Alcoa is within the boundaries of the (865) area code.
Websites for Alcoa ...
Official Website: www.ci.alcoa.tn.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.blountchamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Alcoa had an population of 10,499 people. This is an increase of 24.26% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.75% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alcoa had a population of 8,449 people (or 6.87% of the total population of Blount County). This makes Alcoa the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Alcoa represents 0.13% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,449 people, the population of Alcoa increased 9.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,734 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alcoa.
Communities Also Named Alcoa ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alcoa - it's located in Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alcoa.
Communities near Alcoa ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alcoa.
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 Alcoa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alcoa.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alcoa. 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 Alcoa.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alcoa. See our Newspapers Page for Alcoa.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alcoa ...
Looking for more information about Alcoa? 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 Alcoa, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alcoa.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Alcoa: www.ci.alcoa.tn.us/
The official website for Blount County: www.korrnet.org/blountco/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 24 May 2020