Havana, Alabama

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Havana, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Havana is located in Alabama
Havana
Havana
Havana is located in the US
Havana
Havana
Coordinates: 32°53′42″N 87°37′13″W / 32.89500°N 87.62028°W / 32.89500; -87.62028Coordinates: 32°53′42″N 87°37′13″W / 32.89500°N 87.62028°W / 32.89500; -87.62028
Country United States
State Alabama
County Hale
Elevation 404 ft (123 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 205
GNIS feature ID 159736[1]

Havana is an unincorporated community in Hale County, Alabama, United States.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 137
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Havana was listed on the 1880 U.S. Census as an unincorporated community with a population of 137. It was the only time it was listed on the census rolls.

Notable people[edit]

  • J.B. Elliott, forecaster at the National Weather Service in Birmingham, Alabama, from 1957 to 1989
  • Joseph Neely Powers, chancellor of the University of Mississippi from 1914 to 1924, and from 1930 to 1932
  • Henry Tutwiler, 19th century founder of the Greene Springs School for Boys just outside Havana

Julia Tutwiler 19th century education and prison reform advocate

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