Pushmataha, Alabama

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Pushmataha, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Pushmataha, Alabama is located in Alabama
Pushmataha, Alabama
Pushmataha, Alabama
Pushmataha, Alabama is located in the US
Pushmataha, Alabama
Pushmataha, Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 32°11′36″N 88°21′12″W / 32.19333°N 88.35333°W / 32.19333; -88.35333Coordinates: 32°11′36″N 88°21′12″W / 32.19333°N 88.35333°W / 32.19333; -88.35333
Country United States
State Alabama
County Choctaw
Elevation 243 ft (74 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 205

Pushmataha is an unincorporated community in Choctaw County, Alabama, United States.[1] It was named in honor of famed Choctaw chief Pushmataha.[2] Much of the community is part of the Pushmataha Historic District, listed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage in October 2008.[3]

Pushmataha's population as an unincorporated community was listed as 124 at the 1880 U.S. Census, the only time a figure was returned.

Geography[edit]

Pushmataha is located at 32°11′36″N 88°21′12″W / 32.19347°N 88.35336°W / 32.19347; -88.35336 and has an elevation of 243 feet (74 m).[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 124
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Pushmataha
  2. ^ Greg O'Brien (February 6, 2011). "Pushmataha". The Encyclopedia of Alabama. Auburn University. Retrieved July 23, 2011. 
  3. ^ "The Alabama Register of Landmarks & Heritage". preserveala.org. Alabama Historical Commission. May 31, 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 6, 2011. Retrieved June 6, 2011. 
  4. ^ "U.S. Decennial Census". Census.gov. Retrieved June 6, 2013.