Florence, Alabama

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Florence, Alabama
Nickname(s): 
"Alabama's Renaissance City"
Location in Lauderdale County and the state of Alabama
Location in Lauderdale County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: Coordinates: 34°49′13″N 87°39′46″W / 34.82028°N 87.66278°W / 34.82028; -87.66278
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyLauderdale
Government
 • TypeMayor/Council (Since 1984)
 • MayorBobby Irons
Area
 • City25 sq mi (64.8 km2)
 • Land24.9 sq mi (64.6 km2)
 • Water0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation
548 ft (167 m)
Population
 (2006)[1]
 • City36,721
 • Density1,450.6/sq mi (566.68/km2)
 • Metro
140,049
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
35630-35634
Area code(s)256
FIPS code01-26896
GNIS feature ID0118442
Websitehttp://www.ci.florence.al.us/

Florence is a city in and the county seat of Lauderdale County, Alabama, United States. It is in the northwestern corner of the state.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Annual Estimates of the Population for Incorporated Places in Alabama, Listed Alphabetically: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006" (CSV). 2007 Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. June 28, 2007. Retrieved June 28, 2007.