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Edgewood, Alabama
(Jefferson County)

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Census Data for Edgewood ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Birmingham212,461   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
 Hoover84,848   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,174   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
 Alabaster32,707   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Bessemer26,730   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
 Homewood25,708   S   Less than 2 miles

Jefferson County ...

Edgewood is located in Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Edgewood ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Edgewood and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Edgewood. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Edgewood, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]5293,034+0.41%
10 mi [16 km]15439,492+1.1%
15 mi [24 km]31620,745+1.69%
20 mi [32 km]40678,231+1.95%
25 mi [40 km]55728,924+2.18%
30 mi [48 km]64748,798+2.26%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
HomewoodQF-013580025,708+2.15%   S  
BirminghamQF-0107000212,461+0.11%   N  
Mountain BrookQF-015169620,691+1.36%   E  
Vestavia HillsQF-017855234,174+0.41%   E  
FairfieldQF-012512010,907-1.89%   W  
HooverQF-013589684,848+3.96%   S  
MidfieldQF-01483765,222-2.67%   W  
IrondaleQF-013786412,423+0.6%   NE  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Jefferson County (QF-01073).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Jefferson County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BibbQF-0100722,583-1.45%   SW  
BlountQF-0100957,673+0.61%   NE  
Saint ClairQF-0111587,074+4.16%   E  
ShelbyQF-01117208,713+6.99%   SE  
TuscaloosaQF-01125203,976+4.79%   SW  
WalkerQF-0112765,294-2.58%   NW  

Miscellaneous Information for Edgewood ...

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 Jefferson County or the community of Edgewood:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Edgewood: 117864

GNIS ID for Jefferson County: 161562

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: 073 (Jefferson County)

Place Code: 23056 (Edgewood)

State & County Code: 01/073 (Alabama / Jefferson County)

State & Place Code: 01/23056 (Alabama / Edgewood)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Edgewood 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 Edgewood.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<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 that starts in Edgewood. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Edgewood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edgewood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4676, Longitude: -86.8108     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Edgewood 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 Edgewood.



 
 
 

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