Sumiton, Alabama Overview
Sumiton, Alabama includes 6 nearby coal leases. Sumiton is a city in Jefferson and Walker Counties in the State of Alabama. At the 2010 census the population was 2520.A long-track EF3 tornado struck Sumiton on April 24 2010. The rotation started in Parrish. It later crossed into Cordova on Highway 78 and expired after reaching Interstate 65 near Highway 160 southwest of Hayden.
- Sumiton, Alabama has a population of 2,520 (based on numbers from 2010).
- Located in Walker County, Alabama.
- Sumiton, Alabama sits 157 meters (515.1 feet) above sea level feet above sea level.
in Sumiton, Alabama
- 6 Total
- 1 Authorized
- 5 Closed
Coal Lease News From The Coal Fields™
Learn more about the Bureau of Land Management, Public Land Survey System, and coal leases.
Understanding Lease Ownership
We receive lots of emails from people who find their name or a relative’s name on our site and want to know if this means they have some right to the land listed under that name.
Understanding BLM Administrative Areas
Whether it is filing a lease or researching one, the administering BLM office is going to be the definitive source.
Understanding Location Data
Lease handled by the Bureau of Land Management are not mapped by latitude and longitude, instead, these leases harken back to the Public Land Survey System.
A “township” can refer to two different things. Both are part of the PLSS measurement system but have different uses.