Other cities in the 334 area code include: Troy, Millbrook, Ozark, Eufaula, Valley, Tuskegee, Andalusia, Greenville, Wetumpka, Demopolis, Opp, Lanett, Roanoke, Tallassee, Daleville, Headland, Geneva, Thomasville, Elba, Union Springs, Marion, Lafayette, Clayton, Luverne, Hartford, Abbeville, Camden, Greensboro, Uniontown, Linden, Brundidge, Ashford, Samson, Midland City, Florala, Georgiana, Slocomb, Fort Deposit, Cottonwood, New Brockton, Hayneville, Deatsville, Clio, Eclectic, Pine Hill, Brantley, Maplesville, Ariton, Kinston, Hurtsboro, Newville, Columbia, Louisville, Mc Kenzie, Goshen, Sweet Water, Red Level, Gordon, Alberta, Thomaston, Vredenburgh, Five Points, Orrville, Banks, Lowndesboro, Catherine, Arlington, Dixons Mills, Dozier, Enterprise, Forest Home, Fort Mitchell, Grady, Highland Home, Midway, Newton, Notasulga, Phenix City, Prattville, Ramer, Safford, Skipperville, and Wing.
Montgomery / m ɒ n t ˈ ɡ ʌ m ər i / is the capital of the U.S. state of Alabama and is the county seat of Montgomery County. Named for Richard Montgomery, it is located on the Alabama River, in the Gulf Coastal Plain. As of the 2013 Census, Montgomery has a population of 201,332. It is the second-largest city in Alabama, after Birmingham, and is the 115th largest in the United States. The Montgomery Metropolitan Statistical Area had a 2010 estimated population of 374,536. It is the fourth-largest in the state and 136th among United States metropolitan areas. The city was incorporated in 1819 as a merger of two towns situated along the Alabama River. It became the state capital in 1846, representing the shift of power to the south-central area with the growth of cotton as a commodity crop of the Black Belt and the rise of Mobile as a mercantile port on the Gulf Coast. In February 1861, Montgomery was selected as the first capital of the Confederate States of America, until the seat of government moved to Richmond, Virginia, in May of that year. During the mid-20th century, Montgomery was a major center of events and protests in the Civil Rights Movement, including the Montgomery Bus Boycott and the Selma to Montgomery marches.In addition to housing many Alabama government agencies, Montgomery has a large military presence due to Maxwell Air Force Base ; public universities Alabama State University, Troy University (Montgomery campus), and Auburn University at Montgomery ; private colleges/universities Faulkner University and Huntingdon College ; high-tech manufacturing, including Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama ; and cultural attractions such as the Alabama Shakespeare Festival and Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts.Two ships of the United States Navy have been named after the city, including USS Montgomery. Montgomery has won several national awards: Best Historic City by USA Today, All-America City in 2014 by the National Civic League, "Top City For Job Growth" in 2014 by ziprecruiter.com, and the'happiest city in Alabama.' Montgomery has also been recognized nationally for its downtown revitalization and new urbanism projects. It was one of the first cities in the nation to implement Smart Code Zoning.
Dothan / ˈ d oʊ θ ən / is a city in the southeastern corner of the U.S. state of Alabama, situated approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of the Georgia state line and 16 miles (26 km) north of Florida. It is the seat of Houston County, with portions extending into nearby Dale County and Henry County. Its name derives from Genesis 37:17: "let us go to Dothan." According to the 2010 census the city's population was 65,496. Dothan is the principal city of the Dothan, Alabama metropolitan area, which encompasses all of Geneva, Henry, and Houston counties; the small portion that lies in Dale County is part of the Ozark Micropolitan Statistical Area. The combined population for the entire Dothan metropolitan area in 2010 was 145,639. The city serves as the main transportation and commercial hub for a significant part of southeastern Alabama, southwest Georgia, and nearby portions of the Florida Panhandle. Since approximately one-fourth of the U.S. peanut crop is produced nearby, with much of it being processed in the city, Dothan is sometimes referred to as "The Peanut Capital of the World". Dothan also hosts the annual National Peanut Festival at the dedicated "Peanut Festival Fairgrounds".
Auburn is a city in Lee County, Alabama, United States. It is the largest city in eastern Alabama with a 2015 population of 62,059. It is a principal city of the Auburn-Opelika Metropolitan Area. The Auburn-Opelika, AL MSA with a population of 150,933, along with the Columbus, GA-AL MSA and Tuskegee, Alabama, comprises the greater Columbus-Auburn-Opelika, GA-AL CSA, a region home to 501,649 residents.Auburn is a college town and is the home of Auburn University. It is Alabama's fastest-growing metropolitan area and the nineteenth fastest-growing metro area in the United States since 1990. U.S. News ranked Auburn among its top ten list of best places to live in the United States for the year 2009. The city's unofficial nickname is “The Loveliest Village On The Plains,” taken from a line in the poem The Deserted Village by Oliver Goldsmith : “Sweet Auburn! loveliest village of the plain...”
The 334 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in Central Daylight Time is 3:08 PM on Apr 20, 2021.