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Beamon, Alabama

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Census Data for Beamon ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Dothan68,567   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Enterprise27,978   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Troy18,853   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Ozark14,719   SW   5 miles [8 km]
 Daleville5,141   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]

Dale County ...

Beamon is located in Dale County.

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

Population Rings for Beamon ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Beamon and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Beamon. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Beamon, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]214,719-1.26%
10 mi [16 km]315,465-1.31%
15 mi [24 km]821,578-0.42%
20 mi [32 km]1867,965+1.66%
25 mi [40 km]26144,719+2.97%
30 mi [48 km]38182,920+2.9%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
OzarkQF-015764814,719-1.26%   SW  
DalevilleQF-01193605,141-2.91%   SW  
EnterpriseQF-012418427,978+5.33%   SW  
DothanQF-012118468,567+4.69%   SE  
TroyQF-017692018,853+4.55%   NW  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Dale County (QF-01045).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Dale County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BarbourQF-0100526,489-3.53%   NE  
CoffeeQF-0103151,211+2.53%   W  
GenevaQF-0106126,777---   SW  
HenryQF-0106717,221-0.47%   E  
HoustonQF-01069104,173+2.59%   SE  
PikeQF-0110933,046+0.45%   NW  

Miscellaneous Information for Beamon ...

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 Dale County or the community of Beamon:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Beamon: 113625

GNIS ID for Dale County: 161548

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: 045 (Dale County)

Place Code: 04804 (Beamon)

State & County Code: 01/045 (Alabama / Dale County)

State & Place Code: 01/04804 (Alabama / Beamon)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Beamon 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 Beamon.

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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 Beamon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Beamon. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Beamon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beamon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5191, Longitude: -85.5860     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Beamon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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 Beamon.



 
 
 

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