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Morgan County, Alabama

35601, 35603

The River City

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Statistics & Facts

The Alabama state capital is Montgomery.
The population of Decatur is approximately 48,761 (1990), 55683 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 20,640 (1990), 22576 (2010).
The amount of land area in Decatur is 122.344 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 16.07 sq kilometers.
The distance from Decatur to Washington DC is 653 miles.
The distance to the Alabama state capital is 158 miles. (as the crow flies)
Decatur is positioned 34.57 degrees north of the equator and 86.98 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Decatur, AL is "The River City" because it was developed on the Tennessee River
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Decatur Schools

Calhoun Community College
Highway 31 N
Decatur, AL 35601
Phone: 256-306-2500

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