Decatur Morgan County, Alabama

Decatur: City in Morgan and Limestone counties, Alabama, United States

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About

Decatur is a city located in the county of Morgan in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 55,683. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 54,445 inhabitants.

The city was created 200 years ago in 1820.

Geography

Decatur is located at 34°36'21"N 86°59'0"W (34.6059300, -86.9833400).

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Decatur Quick Facts

Population : 54,445 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Morgan County
Postal code : 35600–35699
Phone Area Codes : 256
Water as percent of area : 11.24%
Land as percent of area : 88.76%
Altitude : 561 feet / 171 meters
Capital city : Decatur is capital of Morgan County
Establishment : January 01, 1821 (200 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:37:18 (27th July 2021)
Population growth : -2.27% (2010-2019)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Decatur decreased by 2.27% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 55,683 - census
2011 55,916 0.42% estimation process
2012 55,837 -0.14% estimation process
2013 55,465 -0.67% estimation process
2014 55,269 -0.35% estimation process
2015 55,027 -0.44% estimation process
2016 54,729 -0.54% estimation process
2017 54,437 -0.54% estimation process
2018 54,364 -0.13% estimation process
2019 54,445 0.15% estimation process

Decatur zip code is 35601. County name: Morgan, County fips: 01103

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People born in Decatur (58)

People born in Decatur, including British-noble Grace Curzon, Marchioness Curzon of Kedleston, actor Lucas Black, musician Gordon Terry, you can see a list of people who born in Decatur.

Schools

College & universities near Decatur

Code Name City ZIP
100812 Athens State University Athens (AL) 35611
417008 Paul Mitchell the School-Huntsville Madison (AL) 35758
480976 The Salon Professional Academy-Huntsville Huntsville (AL) 35816
486707 Ross Medical Education Center-Huntsville Huntsville (AL) 35806-2509
100706 University of Alabama in Huntsville Huntsville (AL) 35899

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in Morgan County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Morgan County , AL.

City Name Population Title
Hartselle 14,466 City in Morgan County, Alabama, United States
Danville 6,242
Priceville 3,794 Town in Alabama, United States
New Hope 2,916 City in Morgan County, Alabama, United States
Trinity 2,095 Town in Morgan County, Alabama
Falkville 1,257 Town of the United States
Flint City 1,033 City in Morgan County, Alabama, United States of America
Somerville 773 Town in Morgan County, Alabama, USA
Eva 499 Town in Morgan County, Alabama

Distance to Other Cities

Decatur distances to largest Alabama cities

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