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Backems Crossroads, Alabama

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Census Data for Backems Crossroads ...

As far as we can tell, Backems Crossroads<1> 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 Backems Crossroads, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Dothan68,567   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Enterprise27,978   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Ozark14,719   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

Houston County ...

Backems Crossroads is located in Houston County.

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

Population Rings for Backems Crossroads ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]35,718-2.82%
10 mi [16 km]1120,700-0.95%
15 mi [24 km]17134,306+3.26%
20 mi [32 km]29153,815+3.01%
25 mi [40 km]35159,254+2.86%
30 mi [48 km]40166,158+2.7%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
DalevilleQF-01193605,141-2.91%   NW  
DothanQF-012118468,567+4.69%   E  
EnterpriseQF-012418427,978+5.33%   NW  
OzarkQF-015764814,719-1.26%   N  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Houston County (QF-01069).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Houston County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
DaleQF-0104549,565-1.37%   NW  
GenevaQF-0106126,777---   W  
HenryQF-0106717,221-0.47%   N  
Jackson (FL)QF-1206348,599-2.31%   S  
Early (GA)QF-1309910,575-3.93%   E  
Seminole (GA)QF-132538,647-0.94%   SE  

Miscellaneous Information for Backems Crossroads ...

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 Houston County or the community of Backems Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Backems Crossroads: 138625

GNIS ID for Houston County: 161560

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Backems Crossroads 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 Backems Crossroads.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Backems Crossroads. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Backems Crossroads may originally have been Backem's Crossroads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Backems Crossroads might be written as Backem Crossroads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Backems Crossroads.

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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 starting in Backems Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Backems Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Backems Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2418, Longitude: -85.6305     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Backems Crossroads 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 Backems Crossroads.



 
 
 

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