Census Data for Central City ...
As far as we can tell, Central City 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 Central City, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
| ||Community ||2015<1>|
| ||Dothan||68,567|| E ||28 miles [45.1 km]|
| ||Enterprise||27,978|| N ||6 miles [9.7 km]|
| ||Ozark||14,719|| NE ||20 miles [32.2 km]|
| ||Opp||6,658|| W ||22 miles [35.4 km]|
Population Rings for Central City ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Central City and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Central City. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Central City, so its people haven't been included.
| Radius ||No of|
|5 mi [8 km]||2||229||+0.44%|
|10 mi [16 km]||7||37,107||+3.35%|
|15 mi [24 km]||11||50,045||+2.42%|
|20 mi [32 km]||17||69,590||+1.36%|
|25 mi [40 km]||27||84,348||+1.16%|
|30 mi [48 km]||35||160,907||+2.7%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Central City, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Central City. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Central City, see our County-by-County Page for Central City.
A Census QuickFact is available for Coffee County (QF-01031).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Coffee County.
Miscellaneous Information for Central City ...
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 Coffee County or the community of Central City:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Central City:
GNIS ID for Central City: 154446
GNIS ID for Coffee County: 161541
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: 031 (Coffee County)
Place Code: 13504 (Central City)
State & County Code: 01/031 (Alabama / Coffee County)
State & Place Code: 01/13504 (Alabama / Central City)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Central City 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 Central City.
|<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 'straight-line' distance that starts in Central City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Central City) 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 Central City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Central City
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Central City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2432, Longitude: -85.8849 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Central City 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 Central City.