Nanafalia, Alabama

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Nanafalia, Alabama
Census-designated place
Mathers House, the oldest house remaining in Nanafalia
Mathers House, the oldest house remaining in Nanafalia
Nanafalia, Alabama is located in Alabama
Nanafalia, Alabama
Nanafalia, Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 32°6′46.76″N 87°59′15.32″W / 32.1129889°N 87.9875889°W / 32.1129889; -87.9875889
Country United States
State Alabama
County Marengo
 • Total 2.170 sq mi (5.62 km2)
 • Land 2.170 sq mi (5.62 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 213 ft (65 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 94
 • Density 43/sq mi (17/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36764
Area code(s) 334

Nanafalia is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Marengo County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 94.[2] The community is located on a ridge above the Tombigbee River and the name is derived from the Choctaw words for long hill.[3] Nanafalia had a post office at one time, but it is no longer active.[4]


As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 94 people residing in the CDP. The racial makeup of the CDP was 57.4% White, 40.4% Black and 2.1% from two or more races.

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