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Failetown, Alabama

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Census Data for Failetown ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Jackson4,967   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Thomasville4,051   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

Clarke County ...

Failetown is located in Clarke County.

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

Population Rings for Failetown ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
15 mi [24 km]3584-4.26%
20 mi [32 km]118,825-4.3%
25 mi [40 km]1510,805-4.53%
30 mi [48 km]1818,321-4.65%

US Census QuickFacts ...

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Unfortunately, the Census Bureau has not created a QuickFact that is specific to Failetown.

A Census QuickFact is available for Clarke County (QF-01025).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Clarke County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BaldwinQF-01003203,709+11.77%   S  
ChoctawQF-0102313,170-4.97%   NW  
MarengoQF-0109120,028-4.75%   N  
MobileQF-01097415,395+0.58%   S  
MonroeQF-0109921,673-6.05%   E  
WashingtonQF-0112916,804-4.42%   SW  
WilcoxQF-0113111,059-5.24%   NE  

Miscellaneous Information for Failetown ...

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 Clarke County or the community of Failetown:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Failetown: 156331

GNIS ID for Clarke County: 161538

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: 025 (Clarke County)

Place Code: 25035 (Failetown)

State & County Code: 01/025 (Alabama / Clarke County)

State & Place Code: 01/25035 (Alabama / Failetown)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Failetown 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 Failetown.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Failetown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9279, Longitude: -88.0164     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Failetown 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 Failetown.



 
 
 

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