Census Data for Blue Mountain ...
The community of Blue Mountain has not been included in recent Census counts, so we don't have census information specific to this town
The community of Blue Mountain has not been included in recent Census counts, so we don't have census information specific to this town.
While we don't have census information for Blue Mountain, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
| ||Community ||2015<1>|
| ||Gadsden||36,084|| NW ||24 miles [38.6 km]|
| ||Anniston||22,347|| SE ||Less than 2 miles|
| ||Oxford||21,249|| S ||6 miles [9.7 km]|
| ||Talladega||15,709|| SW ||23 miles [37 km]|
Population Rings for Blue Mountain ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Blue Mountain and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Blue Mountain. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Blue Mountain, so its people haven't been included.
|5 mi [8 km]||4||26,206||-2.63%|
|10 mi [16 km]||6||59,677||-1.86%|
|15 mi [24 km]||9||65,581||-1.76%|
|20 mi [32 km]||16||96,731||-0.89%|
|25 mi [40 km]||22||160,964||-0.95%|
|30 mi [48 km]||31||189,291||-0.43%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Blue Mountain, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Blue Mountain. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Blue Mountain, see our County-by-County Page for Blue Mountain.
A Census QuickFact is available for Calhoun County (QF-01015).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Calhoun County.
Miscellaneous Information for Blue Mountain ...
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 Calhoun County or the town of Blue Mountain:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Blue Mountain:
GNIS ID for Blue Mountain: 2405285
GNIS ID for Calhoun County: 161533
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: 015 (Calhoun County)
Place Code: 07552 (Blue Mountain)
State & County Code: 01/015 (Alabama / Calhoun County)
State & Place Code: 01/07552 (Alabama / Blue Mountain)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Blue Mountain 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 Blue Mountain.
|<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 beginning in Blue Mountain. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blue Mountain) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blue Mountain. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blue Mountain
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blue Mountain. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6884, Longitude: -85.8381 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Blue Mountain 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 Blue Mountain.