Russellville, Alabama

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Russellville, Alabama
Location in Franklin County and the state of Alabama
Location in Franklin County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 34°30′37″N 87°43′42″W / 34.51028°N 87.72833°W / 34.51028; -87.72833
Country United States
State Alabama
County Franklin
Incorporated November 27, 1819[1]
 • Total 13.3 sq mi (34.6 km2)
 • Land 13.2 sq mi (34.3 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation 764 ft (233 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 8,971
 • Density 674.5/sq mi (259.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 35653-35654
Area code(s) 256
FIPS code 01-67056
GNIS feature ID 0126047

Russellville is a city in Franklin County in the U.S. state of Alabama. At the 2000 census, the population of the city was 8,971. The city is the county seat of Franklin County.


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  1. ^ A Digest of the Laws of the State of Alabama: Containing The Statutes and Resolutions in Force at the end of the General Assembly in January, 1823. Published by Ginn & Curtis, J. & J. Harper, Printers, New-York, 1828. Title 62. Chapter XXIV. Pages 812-813. "An Act to Establish and Incorporate the Town of Russelville, in County of Franklin.—Passed November 27, 1819." (Google Books)

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Coordinates: 34°30′37″N 87°43′42″W / 34.510344°N 87.728248°W / 34.510344; -87.728248