Gadsden Etowah County, Alabama

Gadsden: City in and the county seat of Etowah County in the U.S. state of Alabama

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About

Gadsden is a city located in the county of Etowah in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 36,856. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 35,000 inhabitants.

The city was created 145 years ago in 1875.

Geography

Gadsden is located at 34°0'52"N 86°0'23"W (34.0143400, -86.0063900).

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Gadsden Quick Facts

Population : 35,000 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Etowah County
Postal code : 35901
Phone Area Codes : 256
Water as percent of area : 2.96%
Land as percent of area : 97.04%
Named for : James Gadsden
Altitude : 541 feet / 165 meters
Capital city : Gadsden is capital of Etowah County
Establishment : January 01, 1876 (145 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 17:01:35 (27th July 2021)
Population growth : -5.3% (2010-2019)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Gadsden decreased by 5.3% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 38,978 - census
2010 36,856 -5.76% census
2011 36,803 -0.14% estimation process
2012 36,635 -0.46% estimation process
2013 36,388 -0.68% estimation process
2014 36,124 -0.73% estimation process
2015 35,875 -0.69% estimation process
2016 35,691 -0.52% estimation process
2017 35,560 -0.37% estimation process
2018 35,255 -0.87% estimation process
2019 35,000 -0.73% estimation process

Gadsden zip code is 35901. County name: Etowah, County fips: 01055

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People born in Gadsden (73)

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Schools

College & universities near Gadsden

Code Name City ZIP
101240 Gadsden State Community College Gadsden (AL) 35903

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gadsden

Code Name Address Type
ATN Anniston 126 West 4th St RAIL
BHM Birmingham 1819 Morris Ave. RAIL

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Etowah County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Etowah County , AL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Rainbow City 9,611 City in Alabama, United States
Southside 8,905 City in Alabama, United States
Attalla 5,771 City in Etowah County, Alabama, USA
Glencoe 5,071 City in Alabama, USA
Hokes Bluff 4,257 City in Etowah County, Alabama, United States
Whitesboro 2,138
Sardis City 1,775 Human settlement
Ballplay 1,580
Egypt 932
Altoona 913 Town in Etowah County, Alabama, USA
Ivalee 879
Gallant 855
Walnut Grove 700 Human settlement in Etowah County, Alabama, United States of America
Reece City 627 Town in Etowah County, Alabama, United States
Anderson 267 Town in Lauderdale County, Alabama, USA
Lester 131 Town

Distance to Other Cities

Gadsden distances to largest Alabama cities

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