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Cuba, Alabama

The Cuba post office existed prior to 1850, with nothing in the present-day area of the town of Cuba but wilderness. The first people to live in this site were a slaveowner named Mr. R.A. Clay, who moved from Autauga County with his family and ap ...

Daviston, Alabama

Daviston, incorporated February 16, 1887, is believed to be the first incorporated rural town in Tallapoosa County. The first mayor was J.D. Dunn. Daviston was a natural evolution of the opening of Indian lands in 1832. Much of the Federal Horse ...

Deatsville, Alabama

Deatsville is a town in Elmore County, Alabama, United States. Although Deatsville initially incorporated in 1903, it lapsed at some point after the 1910 U.S. Census and did not appear again as incorporated until 2000. As of the 2010 census, the ...

Detroit, Alabama

Detroit is located at 34°1′33″N 88°10′19″W 34.025859, -88.171810. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 1.4 square miles 3.6 km 2, all the earth.

Dodge City, Alabama

Dodge City is located south of the center of Cullman County at 34°3′8″N 86°52′58″W 34.052144, -86.882790. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 3.4 square miles, 8.9 km 2, of which 0.012 square miles 0.03 km 2, or 0.3 ...

Douglas, Alabama

Douglas is a town in Marshall County, Alabama, United States. Douglas, a part of the Huntsville–Decatur Combined Statistical Area, had a population of 744 in the 2010 census. The town incorporated in 1978.

Dozier, Alabama

Dozier is located in southern Crenshaw County at 31°29′43″N 86°22′0″W 31.495233, −86.366592. Its southern border is the Conecuh River, which is also the Covington County line. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 3.0 ...

Dutton, Alabama

Dutton is a town in Jackson County, Alabama, United States. It was incorporated in 1963. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 315, up from 310 in 2000. Dutton is located atop Sand Mountain.

Edwardsville, Alabama

Edwardsville is a town in Cleburne County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 202. From 1867 to 1906, it served as the Cleburne County Seat. In 1880 and 1890, it was the most populous community in the county. It reached ...

Eldridge, Alabama

Eldridge is a town in Walker County, Alabama, United States. It incorporated in 1972. At the 2010 census the population was 130, down from 184 in 2000.

Elkmont, Alabama

Elkmont is a town in Limestone County, Alabama, United States, and is included in the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 434, down from its record high of 470 in 2000.

Elmore, Alabama

Elmore is a town in Elmore County, Alabama, United States. Although initially incorporated in 1906, it lapsed and was not reincorporated again until 1997. At the 2010 census the population was 1.262, up from 199 in 2000. It is part of the Montgom ...

Epes, Alabama

Epes is a town in Sumter County, Alabama, United States. Initially called Epes Station, it was incorporated as Epes in 1899. At the 2010 census the population was 192, down from 206 in 2000.

Ethelsville, Alabama

Ethelsville is a town in Pickens County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 81, unchanged from 2000. The town was named after Ethel Hancock, a one time resident and staple of the community. It was incorp ...

Eva, Alabama

Eva is a town in Morgan County, Alabama, and is included in the Decatur Metropolitan Area, as well as the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town is 519, up from 491 in 2000. the mayor curre ...

Excel, Alabama

Excel is a town in Monroe County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 723. The current mayor is Jenny Countryman. Excel is the birthplace of former University of Alabama and Dallas cowboys linebacker Lee Roy Jordan. 3A i ...

Fairview, Alabama

Fairview is a town in Cullman County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 446, down from 522 in 2000. It incorporated in 1968.

Falkville, Alabama

Falkville is a town in Morgan County, Alabama, United States and is included in the Huntsville-Decatur metropolitan areas. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 1.279, up from 1.202 in 2000. Falkville founded three times: first, i ...

Faunsdale, Alabama

Faunsdale is a town in Marengo County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 98, up from 87 in 2000. Faunsdale is home to a medium-sized community of Holdeman Mennonites and the only Holdeman Mennonite community in this ar ...

Five Points, Alabama

In 1885, Five Points was named because of the five roads converging at a single point. Before this, the post office was known as "Lystra". The town was incorporated in 1915, making it Chambers Countys oldest incorporated town. The Baptist Church ...

Flomaton, Alabama

Flomaton is located at 31°0′32″N 87°15′21″W 31.008921, -87.255746. It sits on the northern side of the border between Alabama and Florida. On the southern side of the border lies the town of Century in Floridas Escambia County. Route US 29 and US ...

Florala, Alabama

Florala is located along the Alabama–Florida state line at 31°0′28″N 86°19′30″W 31.007712, -86.324957. It is bordered by the town of Lockhart to the west and the town of Paxton, Florida, to the south. According to the Bureau of US census, the tow ...

Forkland, Alabama

Forkland is located in southern Greene County at 32°38′52″N 87°52′2″W 32.647702, -87.867236, between the Black Warrior River 4 miles 6 km to the east and the Tombigbee River 2 miles 3 km to the west. The Black Warrior joins the Tombigbee 9 miles ...

Franklin, Alabama

The Creek Indians Muscogee people had long been cultivating lands in this area, producing crops of maize, squash and beans the Three Sisters, and tobacco, used primarily for ritual purposes. Osceola 1804-1838, who became well-known as a leader of ...

Frisco City, Alabama

Frisco City is located at 31°26′2″N 87°24′8″W 31.433769, -87.402120. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 4.1 sq km 10.5 km 2, of which 4.0 square miles 10.4 km 2 of Land and 0.0077 square miles 0.02 km 2, or 0.24%, ...

Fruithurst, Alabama

Fruithurst is located at 33°4351.971" North, 85°2554.332" West 33.731103, -85.431759. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 1.0 square miles 2.6 km2, all land.

Fulton, Alabama

Fulton is located at 31°4725.642" North, 87°4358.544" West 31.790456, -87.732929. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 2.5 square miles, 6.5 km 2, all the earth.

Fyffe, Alabama

Fyffe is a town in DeKalb County, Alabama, United States. It was incorporated in 1956. At the 2010 census the population was 1.018. Fyffe is located atop Sand Mountain.

Gainesville, Alabama

Gainesville is a town in Sumter County, Alabama, United States. Founded in 1832, it was incorporated in 1835. At the 2010 census the population was 208, down from 220. Confederate Lieutenant General Nathan Bedford Forrest surrendered his men near ...

Gantt, Alabama

Gantt is located in northern Covington County at 31°24′27″N 86°29′1″W 31.407503, -86.483577. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.69 square miles 1.8 km 2, of which 0.66 square miles 1.7 km 2 is land and 0.039 squar ...

Garden City, Alabama

Garden City is a town in Blount and Cullman counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. At the 2010 census the population was 492. Garden City was founded by Johann Cullmann, namesake of Cullman County in 1873 after founding Cullman, Alabama. It was l ...

Gaylesville, Alabama

Gaylesville is named for George W. Gayle, an Alabama politician. However, Gayle may also be the name of a local Cherokee Indian. A post office has been in operation in Gaylesville since 1836.

Geiger, Alabama

Geiger is located at 32°52′7″N 88°18′22″W 32.868543, -88.306061. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 1.0 square miles 2.6 km2, all land.

Georgiana, Alabama

Georgiana is located in southern Butler County at 31°3824.313" North, 86°4421.991" West 31.640087, -86.739442. Interstate 65 passes to the northwest of the town, with access from exit 114 State Route 106. U.S. Route 31 Mobile Road passes through ...

Geraldine, Alabama

The Geraldine area grew slowly until the 1880s, when a post office was established. The community was originally known as "Lee," and the first postmaster initially applied for a post office under this name in 1882, but the name on the application ...

Gilbertown, Alabama

Gilbertown is located in southern Choctaw County at 31°5236.034" North, 88°1915.265" West 31.876676, -88.320907. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 0.77 square miles 2.0 km2, all land.

Glen Allen, Alabama

Glen Allen is a town located in Fayette and Marion counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. The town incorporated in May 1959. At the 2010 census the population was 510. Glen Allen is positioned along the BNSF railway and is near Interstate 22, pro ...

Glenwood, Alabama

Glenwood is located in eastern Crenshaw County at 31°40′4″N 86°10′30″W 31.667771, −86.174962. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 0.73 square miles, 1.9 km 2, of which 0.004 square miles 0.01 km2, or 0.01%, is water.

Goldville, Alabama

The name of the area derives from the discovery of large gold deposits in the area. The area was so popular with prospecters that at one time the temporary post office of Goldville handled more mail in a day than New York City. Historical monumen ...

Goodwater, Alabama

Goodwater is a town in Coosa County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 1.475. It is part of the Talladega-Sylacauga Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Gordo, Alabama

Gordo is a town in Pickens County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 1.750, up from 1.677 in 2000. It was the second largest town in Pickens County as of 2010, taking the title from Reform, which it previously held in ...

Gordon, Alabama

Gordon is a town in Houston County, Alabama, United States. It was incorporated in February 1872. It is part of the Dothan, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. At the 2010 census the population was 332, down from 408 in 2000.

Gordonville, Alabama

Gordonville is a town in Lowndes County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 326, up from 318 in 2000. It is part of the Montgomery Metropolitan Statistical Area. It incorporated effective January 20, 1990.

Goshen, Alabama

Goshen is located at 31°43′11″N 86°7′33″W 31.719715, -86.125861. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 2.5 sq km 6.5 km 2, of which 2.5 square miles, 6.5 km 2 of Land and 0.40% is water.

Grant, Alabama

Grant is a town in Marshall County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population of Grant was 896, it is included in the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area. The town was incorporated on November 15, 1945 with Delbert Ho ...

Grimes, Alabama

Grimes is a town in Dale County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 558, up from 459 in 2000. It is part of the Enterprise–Ozark Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Gu-Win, Alabama

Gu-Win is a town in Fayette and Marion counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. It incorporated in 1956. At the 2010 census the population was 176, down from 204. Despite occupying a small amount of land in Fayette County, all of the population res ...

Hackleburg, Alabama

Hackleburg developed in the early 19th century as a stop along Jacksons Military Road. It was named for the abundance of hackberry trees in the area. A post office opened in the town in 1885. April 27, 2011 Hackleburg suffered catastrophic damage ...

Haleburg, Alabama

Haleburg is a town in Henry County, Alabama, United States. It is part of the Dothan, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. At the 2010 census the population was 103. Established in 1885 as "Halesburgh", the town was incorporated in September, 1 ...

Hammondville, Alabama

Hammondville is a town in DeKalb County, Alabama, United States. It was incorporated in 1937. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town is 488.