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Battles Wharf, Alabama

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Census Data for Battles Wharf ...

As far as we can tell, Battles Wharf<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 Battles Wharf, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Mobile194,288   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Daphne24,896   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Prichard22,351   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Fairhope18,730   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
 Foley17,218   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

Baldwin County ...

Battles Wharf is located in Baldwin County.

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

Population Rings for Battles Wharf ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]218,730+22.21%
10 mi [16 km]343,626+18.24%
15 mi [24 km]10256,338+3.36%
20 mi [32 km]15290,211+4.52%
25 mi [40 km]19338,272+4%
30 mi [48 km]24360,044+4.23%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
FairhopeQF-012524018,730+22.21%   NE  
DaphneQF-011964824,896+15.42%   N  
Spanish FortQF-01719768,065+18.64%   N  
RobertsdaleQF-01652085,894+11.71%   E  
MobileQF-0150000194,288-0.42%   NW  
FoleyQF-012699217,218+17.79%   E  
Gulf ShoresQF-013227211,131+14.27%   SE  
ChickasawQF-01143925,954-2.49%   NW  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Baldwin County (QF-01003).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Baldwin County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ClarkeQF-0102524,675-4.48%   N  
EscambiaQF-0105337,789-1.38%   NE  
MobileQF-01097415,395+0.58%   W  
MonroeQF-0109921,673-6.05%   N  
WashingtonQF-0112916,804-4.42%   NW  
Escambia (FL)QF-12033311,003+4.5%   E  

Miscellaneous Information for Battles Wharf ...

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 Baldwin County or the community of Battles Wharf:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Battles Wharf: 157887

GNIS ID for Baldwin County: 161527

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: 003 (Baldwin County)

Place Code: 04636 (Battles Wharf)

State & County Code: 01/003 (Alabama / Baldwin County)

State & Place Code: 01/04636 (Alabama / Battles Wharf)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Battles Wharf 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 Battles Wharf.

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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)


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

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/

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 Battles Wharf may originally have been Battle's Wharf. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Battles Wharf might be written as Battle Wharf. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Battles Wharf.

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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 'straight-line' distance from Battles Wharf. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Battles Wharf) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Battles Wharf. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4944, Longitude: -87.9278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Battles Wharf 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 Battles Wharf.



 
 
 

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