Lillian, Alabama

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Lillian
County park at Lilian, Alabama
County park at Lilian, Alabama
Location of Lillian in Baldwin County, Alabama.
Location of Lillian in Baldwin County, Alabama.
Lillian is located in Alabama
Lillian
Lillian
Location within the state of Alabama
Lillian is located in the United States
Lillian
Lillian
Lillian (the United States)
Coordinates: 30°24′47″N 87°26′13″W / 30.41306°N 87.43694°W / 30.41306; -87.43694Coordinates: 30°24′47″N 87°26′13″W / 30.41306°N 87.43694°W / 30.41306; -87.43694
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyBaldwin
Government
 • MayorDakota Stead
Area
 • Total3.53 sq mi (9.14 km2)
 • Land1.91 sq mi (4.94 km2)
 • Water1.62 sq mi (4.20 km2)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total117
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
N/A
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code01-42928

Lillian is an unincorporated community in eastern Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Lillian is located on U.S. Route 98 on the western shore of Perdido Bay, 9.5 miles (15.3 km) east of Elberta.

Demographics[edit]

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

History[edit]

The community was named for Lillian Kee, the daughter of William Thomas Kee, postmaster.[4] The Lillian post office was established in 1884.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 17, 2017.
  2. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  4. ^ Foscue, Virginia (1989). Place Names in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press. p. 84. ISBN 0-8173-0410-X.
  5. ^ Helbock, Richard W. (2007) United States Post Offices, Volume VIII - The Southeast, p. 124, Scappoose, Oregon: La Posta Publications