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Bucks Canyon, Alabama

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 The location of Bucks Canyon 

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Census Data for Bucks Canyon ...

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

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Huntsville190,582   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Decatur55,437   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Madison46,962   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Athens24,966   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Scottsboro14,722   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Hartselle14,493   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]

Madison County ...

Bucks Canyon is located in Madison County.

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

Population Rings for Bucks Canyon ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]21,785+17.36%
10 mi [16 km]5195,955+5.79%
15 mi [24 km]9244,384+6.43%
20 mi [32 km]14246,554+6.37%
25 mi [40 km]19267,190+6.24%
30 mi [48 km]30382,461+5.19%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
HuntsvilleQF-0137000190,582+5.82%   NW  
MadisonQF-014578446,962+9.37%   W  
ArabQF-01021168,295+3.04%   S  
GuntersvilleQF-01324168,385+2.29%   SE  
AthensQF-010295624,966+14.02%   W  
DecaturQF-012010455,437-0.44%   W  
ScottsboroQF-016873614,722-0.32%   E  
HartselleQF-013344814,493+1.67%   SW  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Madison County (QF-01089).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Madison County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
JacksonQF-0107152,419-1.52%   E  
LimestoneQF-0108391,663+10.73%   W  
MarshallQF-0109594,725+1.83%   SE  
MorganQF-01103119,565---   SW  
Franklin (TN)QF-4705141,449+0.97%   NE  
Lincoln (TN)QF-4710333,743+1.15%   N  

Miscellaneous Information for Bucks Canyon ...

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 Madison County or the community of Bucks Canyon:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Bucks Canyon: 146723

GNIS ID for Madison County: 161570

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Bucks Canyon 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 Bucks Canyon.

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.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 Bucks Canyon may originally have been Buck's Canyon. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Bucks Canyon might be written as Buck Canyon. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Bucks Canyon.

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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' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Bucks Canyon. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bucks Canyon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bucks Canyon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6390, Longitude: -86.5239     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bucks Canyon 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 Bucks Canyon.



 
 
 

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