Tuscumbia, Alabama

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Tuscumbia, Alabama
City
Location in Colbert County and the state of Alabama
Location in Colbert County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: Coordinates: 34°43′51″N 87°42′10″W / 34.73083°N 87.70278°W / 34.73083; -87.70278
Country United States
State Alabama
County Colbert
Area
 • Total 7.3 sq mi (18.9 km2)
 • Land 7.3 sq mi (18.9 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 466 ft (142 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 7,856
 • Density 1,076.2/sq mi (415.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 35674
Area code(s) 256
FIPS code 01-77280
GNIS feature ID 0153743

Tuscumbia is a city in and the county seat of Colbert County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census, the population was 7,856 and is included in The Shoals MSA. Tuscumbia is the hometown of Helen Keller and the location of the Alabama Music Hall of Fame.

Notable residents[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Reichler, Joseph L., ed. (1979) [1969]. The Baseball Encyclopedia (4th edition ed.). New York: Macmillan Publishing. ISBN 0-02-578970-8.