Wetumpka, Alabama

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Wetumpka, Alabama
City
Location in Elmore County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 32°32′27″N 86°12′28″W / 32.54083°N 86.20778°W / 32.54083; -86.20778Coordinates: 32°32′27″N 86°12′28″W / 32.54083°N 86.20778°W / 32.54083; -86.20778
Country United States
State Alabama
County Elmore
Area
 • Total 8.9 sq mi (23 km2)
 • Land 8.5 sq mi (22 km2)
 • Water 0.4 sq mi (1 km2)
Elevation 200 ft (61 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 5,726
 • Density 643.4/sq mi (249/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 36092-36093
Area code(s) 334
FIPS code 01-81720
GNIS feature ID 0155305

Wetumpka is a city in Elmore County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census the population was 5,726. The city is the county seat of Elmore County, the third fastest growing county in the state. Together with Montgomery, Prattville, Millbrook, and Tallassee the city is considered part of the Montgomery Metropolitan Area, or River Region, with a population of 346,578.

Wetumpka in movies[change | change source]

Three major films have been filmed on location in downtown Wetumpka.

Notable citizens[change | change source]