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Beach Grove, Alabama

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Census Data for Beach Grove ...

Although we found mention of Beach Grove 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, Beach Grove 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 Beach Grove, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Florence40,026   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
 Athens24,966   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,706   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Beach Grove is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Beach Grove ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]2982-11.37%
10 mi [16 km]64,112-3.06%
15 mi [24 km]1369,504+1.66%
25 mi [40 km]1779,608+1.46%
30 mi [48 km]23121,395+3.54%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
FlorenceQF-012689640,026+1.8%   W  
Muscle ShoalsQF-015301613,706+4.26%   SW  
SheffieldQF-01696489,108+0.76%   SW  
Liberty Grove (TN)QF-4742260   N  
TuscumbiaQF-01772808,474+0.61%   SW  
RussellvilleQF-01670569,847+0.17%   SW  
AthensQF-010295624,966+14.02%   E  
New Prospect (TN)QF-4753020   NE  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Lauderdale County (QF-47077).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Lauderdale County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ColbertQF-0103354,354-0.14%   SW  
LawrenceQF-0107933,115-3.56%   SE  
LimestoneQF-0108391,663+10.73%   E  
Tishomingo (MS)QF-2814119,552-0.21%   W  
Giles (TN)QF-4705528,946-1.83%   NE  
Hardin (TN)QF-4707125,756-1.04%   NW  
Lawrence (TN)QF-4709942,564+1.66%   NE  
Wayne (TN)QF-4718116,748-1.6%   NW  

Miscellaneous Information for Beach Grove ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of Beach Grove:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Beach Grove: 145057

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Beach Grove 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 Beach Grove.

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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 Beach Grove and then turned west". While Beach Grove could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Beach Grove 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 Beach Grove 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 Beach Grove.

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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 beginning in Beach Grove. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beach Grove) 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 Beach Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beach Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beach Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8404, Longitude: -87.4603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Beach Grove 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 Beach Grove.



 
 
 

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