Hartselle, Alabama

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City of Hartselle
City
Nickname(s): The City of Southern Hospitality
Location of Hartselle, Alabama
Coordinates: 34°26′25″N 86°56′25″W / 34.44028°N 86.94028°W / 34.44028; -86.94028Coordinates: 34°26′25″N 86°56′25″W / 34.44028°N 86.94028°W / 34.44028; -86.94028
Country United States
State Alabama
County Morgan
Established 1870
Government
 • Mayor Dwight Tankersley
Area
 • City 14.9 sq mi (38.5 km2)
 • Land 14.9 sq mi (38.5 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)  0.07%
 • Urban 1 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 676 ft (206 m)
Population (2006)
 • City 13,479
 • Density 809/sq mi (312.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 35640
Area code(s) 256
FIPS code 01-33448
GNIS feature ID 0151802

Hartselle is the second largest city in Morgan County, Alabama, about 10 miles (16 km) south of Decatur, and is included in the Decatur Metropolitan Area, and the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area. As of the 2006 census estimates, the population of the city is 13,479.