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Cypress Creek, Alabama

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Census Data for Cypress Creek ...

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

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Florence40,026   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,706   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Russellville9,847   S   21 miles [33.8 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Cypress Creek is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Cypress Creek ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]349,134+1.6%
10 mi [16 km]671,778+2.04%
15 mi [24 km]1075,476+1.67%
20 mi [32 km]1276,741+1.59%
25 mi [40 km]1789,751+1.3%
30 mi [48 km]2093,368+1.21%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
FlorenceQF-012689640,026+1.8%   E  
SheffieldQF-01696489,108+0.76%   SE  
TuscumbiaQF-01772808,474+0.61%   S  
Muscle ShoalsQF-015301613,706+4.26%   SE  
RussellvilleQF-01670569,847+0.17%   S  
Liberty Grove (TN)QF-4742260   NE  

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

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 Cypress Creek ...

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 Cypress Creek:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Cypress Creek: 145134

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Cypress Creek 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 Cypress Creek.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cypress Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8123, Longitude: -87.7306     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cypress Creek 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 Cypress Creek.



 
 
 

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