Sheffield Colbert County, Alabama

Sheffield: City in Alabama, USA

About

Sheffield is a city located in the county of Colbert in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,039. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,839 inhabitants.

The city was created 136 years ago in 1884.

Sheffield Quick Facts

Population : 8,839 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Colbert County
Postal code : 35660
Phone Area Codes : 256
Water as percent of area : 1.39%
Land as percent of area : 98.61%
Named for : Sheffield
Altitude : 515 feet / 157 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1885 (136 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:38:03 (1st December 2021)
Population growth : -2.26% (2010-2020)
Sheffield locator map
Location of Sheffield on Alabama map.
Sheffield Downtown Commercial Historic District 2012-09-30 12-35-17 image
Sheffield Downtown Commercial Historic District 2012-09-30 12-35-17
Sheffield Downtown Commercial Historic District 2012-09-30 12-35-17 image

Geography

Sheffield is located at 34°45'54"N 87°41'55"W (34.7650900, -87.6986400). It has 2 neighbors: Muscle Shoals and Tuscumbia.

Sheffield map

Sheffield has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Sheffield decreased by 2.26% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,039 - census
2011 8,999 -0.44% estimation process
2012 9,024 0.28% estimation process
2013 9,060 0.4% estimation process
2014 9,085 0.28% estimation process
2015 9,063 -0.24% estimation process
2016 9,010 -0.59% estimation process
2017 8,971 -0.43% estimation process
2018 8,942 -0.32% estimation process
2019 8,901 -0.46% estimation process
2020 8,839 -0.7% estimation process

Sheffield zip code is 35660. County name: Colbert, County fips: 01033

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Local Places in Sheffield

People born in Sheffield (14)

People born in Sheffield, including bass player, Muscle Shoals session player David Hood, politician and actor Fred Thompson, United States Senator from Kentucky, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, you can see a list of people who born in Sheffield.

  • Willie Ruff (American musician) he was born in 01/09/1931
  • Adam Lazzara (American singer) he was born in 22/09/1981
  • John W. Keys (American government official) he was born in 01/01/1941
  • Rick James (pitcher who played in Major League Baseball with the Cubs in 1967) he was born in 11/10/1947
  • Wayne Greenhaw (journalist, writer) he was born in 17/02/1940
  • William Willis (painter) he was born in 01/01/1943
  • Jimmy Johnson (American musician (1943-2019)) he was born in 04/02/1943
  • Larry Stutts (American politician) he was born in 01/05/1954
  • Amanda Chase (American politician) she was born in 01/12/1969
  • Herschel Sizemore he was born in 06/08/1935
  • Mario Donaldson (American basketball player) he was born in 11/03/1968

Post offices near Sheffield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Sheffield Post Office Sheffield (AL) 35660

Other places with the same name (7)

Other cities in Colbert County

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

City Name Population Title
Muscle Shoals 14,877 City in Alabama, USA
Tuscumbia 8,462 City in Alabama, United States of America
Bear Creek 1,061 Town in Marion County, Alabama, USA
Cherokee 999 Town in Alabama, United States
Littleville 992 Town
Leighton 754 Town in Alabama
Section 743 Town in Alabama
Lakeview 156 Town in DeKalb County, Alabama

Distance to Other Cities

Sheffield distances to largest Alabama cities