Gainesville, Alabama

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Gainesville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles SW of Tuscaloosa, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 194 miles SE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Sumter
Standard Zip Codes 35464
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.82
Longitude -88.158

Gainesville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 1.7 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 54 inches
Distance 16.5 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 56 F
Apr Temp 48 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 49 to 77 F
Annual Precip 55.5 inches
Distance 30.2 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 77 F
Annual Precip 57 inches
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Gainesville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 220 100%
Male 108 49.1%
Female 112 50.9%
Under 18 71 32.3%
18+ 149 67.7%
65+ 45 20.5%
Median Age 37
Average Family Size 3.28
White 50 22.7%
African-American 170 77.3%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Gainesville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 207
Growth -13
Growth % -5.9%

Gainesville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 80%
US/American 7.1%
Scottish 3.9%
Scotch-Irish 1.9%
African 1.9%
Irish 1.3%
German 1.3%
Italian 1.3%
Dutch 1.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Gainesville 220 $13,750
Boligee 369 $16,146
Epes 206 $38,125
Eutaw 1,878 $32,946
Forkland 629 $22,115
Geiger 161 $23,750
Livingston 3,297 $22,500
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