Prattville, Alabama

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Prattville, AL
Nickname(s): The Preferred Community, The Fountain City
Location in the state of Alabama
Location in the state of Alabama
Coordinates: Coordinates: 32°27′33″N 86°27′5″W / 32.45917°N 86.45139°W / 32.45917; -86.45139
Country United States
State Alabama
Counties Autauga, Elmore
 • Mayor Jim B. (R)
 • Total 23.9 sq mi (61.9 km2)
 • Land 23.2 sq mi (60 km2)
 • Water 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
Elevation 328 ft (100 m)
Population (2006)[1]
 • Total 31,119
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 36066-36068
Area code(s) 334
FIPS code 01-62328
GNIS feature ID 0125246

Prattville is a city in Autauga and Elmore counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. It is the county seat of Autauga County. As of the 2010 Census, the population of the city is 33,960.[1] The city is northwest of Montgomery.

Tornado[change | change source]

On February 17, 2008, Prattville was hit by an estimated EF3 tornado which destroyed more than 45 homes and businesses and damaged over 800.

Notable residents[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "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.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. Benn, Alvin (February 28, 2010). "Prattville turns out to welcome Saints star home". Montgomery Advertiser. Gannett. Retrieved 2010-03-30. [dead link]