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Where is Alexander City, Alabama

Alexander City, known locally as 'Alex City', is located along the shores of beautiful Lake Martin in Tallapoosa County in eastern Alabama. The city was incorporated in 1872 as Youngsville, named after its founder James Young.
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Location : Alexander City Latitude : 32.94N Longitude : 85.95W
Where is Alexander City, Alabama
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  Facts About Alexander City  
City Name Alexander City
ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited State
StateAlabama
CountyTallapoosa
Capital and largest cityNA
Area39.0 sq mi (101 km2)
Population14,876 (2013)
Lat Long32°55′59″N 85°56′10″W
Official LanguageEnglish, Spoken languages -English 95.1% Spanish 3.1%
Area code(s) 256
Time ZoneCST (UTC-6) Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Nearest AirportT.C. Russell Field Airport (KALX)
CurrencyUnited States dollar ($) (USD)
Websitewww.alexandercityonline.com

Source :    www.census.gov

How to Reach Alexander City:


The nearest major airports are in Montgomery and Birmingham. Anniston station, about 62 miles north of the city, is served by Amtrak's Crescent. U.S. Route 280 and Alabama State Highway 22 intersect in the city. Greyhound Lines provides scheduled intercity bus service

Things to Do in Alexander City:


  • Enjoy boating, sailing, golfing, fishing, canoeing, and skiing (in winter) on the beautiful Lake Martin

  • Pull up a tent on campgrounds in Wind Creek State Park

  • Rejuvenate your soul with pastimes at Charles E. Bailey Sportplex

  • Watch Fourth of July Fireworks from Lake Martin Amphitheater

  • Climb Chimney Rock and make a splash in the lake

  • Learn about local history at Horseshoe Bend National Military Park

  • Attend Alexander City Jazz Fest and Pumpkin Roll in Strand Park

  • Go for a swim in summer afternoons at the city pool in the old Russell Recreation Area

  • Last Updated On: December 29, 2016



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