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Eufaula
Barbour County, Alabama

ZipCodes
36004, 36027, 36072




Page Contents for Eufaula, Alabama

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Alabama state capital is Montgomery.
The population of Eufaula is approximately 13,908 (2000), 13137 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 5,457 (1990), 5237 (2010).
The amount of land area in Eufaula is 153.934 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Eufaula is 80 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 36.427 sq kilometers.
The distance from Eufaula to Washington DC is 676 miles.
The distance to the Alabama state capital is 74 miles. (as the crow flies)
Eufaula is positioned 31.90 degrees north of the equator and 85.15 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Eufaula elevation is 200 feet above sea level.
Eufaula average annual precipitation is 68 inches peryear.
The average winter temperature is 47.1 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 63.6 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 79.1 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 65.0 degrees F.

Location

in southeast Alabama very close to the Georgia border.
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Climate


mild. Outdoor activities are enjoyable year-round.
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History & History Related Items

The Winslet brothers first came here in the early 1800ís to farm. Soon other families arrived and lived along side the local Creek tribe. As more settlers came, an inevitable war with the Creeks. The conflict led to the Creek Indian War. Finally, in 1832, a treaty was signed. It was at the time of the Treaty that Barbour County and Eufaula were created. Eufaula was then known as Irwinton for General William Irwin. The name change came because of confusion with a Georgia city of the same name.

There is more history information on this Eufaula Information page.
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Attractions

Information on Eufaula, Alabama

Lakepoint Resort State Park
104 Lakepoint Dr.
Eufaula, Alabama 36027
Phone: 334-687-6676
A great place for birding

The Shorter Mansion
Eufaula Heritage Association
P.O. Box 486
Eufaula, Alabama 36072-0486
Phone: 334-687-3793
Built in 1884 by Eli Shorter, II and his wife Wileyna Lamar. The mansion was remodeled by the Shorters in 1906, adding the front porch with its seventeen columns.
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Eufaula City Government

Eufaula Police Department


Eufaula, Alabama is the major population center in the county. The other population center is Clayton. Both towns share the duties of the county seat.

Eufaula Chamber

Eufaula/Barbour Chamber of Commerce
333 East Broad Street
P. O. Box 697
Eufaula, AL 36072-0697
Phone: (334) 687-6664
FAX Number: (334) 687-5240
To obtain visitor information
Phone: (800) 524-7529

Eufaula Organizations

Eufaula/Barbour Chamber of Commerce
333 East Broad Street
P. O. Box 697
Eufaula, AL 36072-0697
Phone: (334) 687-6664
FAX Number: (334) 687-5240
To obtain visitor information
Phone: (800) 524-7529

Eufaula Schools

Eufaula City Schools
420 Sanford Avenue
Eufaula, AL 36027
Phone: (334) 687-1100
Fax: (334) 687-1150
email: questions@ecs.k12.al.us Eufaula

Miscellany

The population of Eufaula was:
1990 - 13,220
2000 - 13,908

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