Decatur Junction, Alabama
Census Data for Decatur Junction ...
As far as we can tell, Decatur Junction 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 Decatur Junction, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
| ||Community ||2015<1>|
| ||Huntsville||190,582|| E ||20 miles [32.2 km]|
| ||Decatur||55,437|| S ||2 miles [3.2 km]|
| ||Madison||46,962|| NE ||13 miles [20.9 km]|
| ||Athens||24,966|| N ||10 miles [16.1 km]|
| ||Hartselle||14,493|| S ||13 miles [20.9 km]|
Population Rings for Decatur Junction ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Decatur Junction and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Decatur Junction. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Decatur Junction, so its people haven't been included.
|5 mi [8 km]||3||55,495||-0.43%|
|10 mi [16 km]||6||85,797||+4.14%|
|15 mi [24 km]||11||149,012||+5.42%|
|20 mi [32 km]||17||345,874||+5.49%|
|25 mi [40 km]||21||350,038||+5.45%|
|30 mi [48 km]||27||354,028||+5.48%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Decatur Junction, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Decatur Junction. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Decatur Junction, see our County-by-County Page for Decatur Junction.
A Census QuickFact is available for Limestone County (QF-01083).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Limestone County.
Miscellaneous Information for Decatur Junction ...
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 Limestone County or the community of Decatur Junction:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Decatur Junction:
GNIS ID for Decatur Junction: 156261
GNIS ID for Limestone County: 161567
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: 083 (Limestone County)
Place Code: 20115 (Decatur Junction)
State & County Code: 01/083 (Alabama / Limestone County)
State & Place Code: 01/20115 (Alabama / Decatur Junction)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Decatur Junction 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 Decatur Junction.
|<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 stretches from Decatur Junction. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Decatur Junction) to Point B.|
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Decatur Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6268, Longitude: -86.9708 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Decatur Junction 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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