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Whatley, Alabama
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Alabama
County Clarke
 • Total 1.291 sq mi (3.34 km2)
 • Land 1.291 sq mi (3.34 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 154 ft (47 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 150
 • Density 116/sq mi (44.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 251
GNIS ID 153954

Whatley is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Clarke County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 150. It is named in honor of Franklin Benjamin Whatley. Whatley is the birthplace of bandleader and trombonist Grover Mitchell.

Whatley has one site on the National Register of Historic Places, the Whatley Historic District.

Whatley was previously an incorporated community in 1901 and recorded a population of 187 according to the 1910 U.S. Census. It did not report any population figure again until 2010 when it became a census-designated place.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 187
2010 150
U.S. Decennial Census


Whatley is located southeast of the center of Clarke County at 31°39′03″N 87°42′18″W / 31.65083°N 87.705°W / 31.65083; -87.705Coordinates: 31°39′03″N 87°42′18″W / 31.65083°N 87.705°W / 31.65083; -87.705.

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