Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Tuscaloosa Greensboro Avenue.jpg
Nickname(s): 
T-Town, The Druid City
Tuscaloosa County Alabama Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Tuscaloosa Highlighted.svg
Coordinates: Coordinates: 33°12′24″N 87°32′5″W / 33.20667°N 87.53472°W / 33.20667; -87.53472
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyTuscaloosa
Government
 • MayorWalt Maddox
Area
 • City66.7 sq mi (172.8 km2)
 • Land56.2 sq mi (145.7 km2)
 • Water10.5 sq mi (27.1 km2)
Elevation
223 ft (68 m)
Population
 (2006)[1]
 • City83,052
 • Density1,245/sq mi (480.6/km2)
 • Metro
116,324
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
35400-35499
Area code(s)205
FIPS code01-77256
GNIS feature ID0153742
Websitewww.tuscaloosa.com

Tuscaloosa is a city and county seat of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. Tuscaloosa has a population of about 84,000 people and a metro population of about 117,000 people. Tuscaloosa has an area of about 66 sq mi (170.9 km2). It sits at a height of 223 feet.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Annual Estimates of the Population for All Incorporated Places in Alabama" (CSV). 2005 Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. June 21, 2006. Retrieved November 9, 2006.