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Arbacoochee, Alabama

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Census Data for Arbacoochee ...

Although we found mention of Arbacoochee during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.




As far as we can tell, Arbacoochee has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Arbacoochee, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Carrollton (GA)26,203   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Anniston22,347   W   18 miles [29 km]
 Oxford21,249   W   20 miles [32.2 km]

Cleburne County ...

Arbacoochee is located in Cleburne County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Cleburne County.

Population Rings for Arbacoochee ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Arbacoochee and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Arbacoochee. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Arbacoochee, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]23,499+0.55%
10 mi [16 km]44,112+0.51%
15 mi [24 km]76,649+0.76%
20 mi [32 km]1557,668-1.35%
25 mi [40 km]24115,212+0.58%
30 mi [48 km]28127,906+0.48%

US Census QuickFacts ...

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Arbacoochee, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
AnnistonQF-010185222,347-3.28%   W  
OxfordQF-015757621,249-0.46%   W  
JacksonvilleQF-013827212,222-2.6%   NW  
Bremen (GA)QF-13101326,355+2.06%   NE  
Carrollton (GA)QF-131349226,203+7.44%   E  

For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Arbacoochee. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Arbacoochee, see our County-by-County Page for Arbacoochee.

A Census QuickFact is available for Cleburne County (QF-13029).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Cleburne County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
CalhounQF-01015115,620-2.49%   W  
CherokeeQF-0101925,859-0.5%   N  
ClayQF-0102713,555-2.71%   SW  
RandolphQF-0111122,696-0.95%   S  
TalladegaQF-0112180,862-1.74%   SW  
Carroll (GA)QF-13045114,545+3.64%   E  
Haralson (GA)QF-1314328,854+0.26%   NE  
Polk (GA)QF-1323341,524+0.12%   NE  

Miscellaneous Information for Arbacoochee ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Cleburne County or the community of Arbacoochee:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Arbacoochee:

GNIS ID for Arbacoochee: 159079

GNIS ID for Cleburne County: 161540

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 029 (Cleburne County)

Place Code: 02164 (Arbacoochee)

State & County Code: 01/029 (Alabama / Cleburne County)

State & Place Code: 01/02164 (Alabama / Arbacoochee)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Arbacoochee is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Arbacoochee.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Cleburne County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Arbacoochee and then turned east". While Arbacoochee could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Arbacoochee as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Arbacoochee could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

Since confusion between counties is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alabama community named Arbacoochee.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Arbacoochee. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arbacoochee) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arbacoochee. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arbacoochee

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arbacoochee. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5762, Longitude: -85.5172     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arbacoochee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arbacoochee.



 
 
 

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