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Glencoe, Alabama
(Jefferson County)

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 The location of Glencoe 

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Census Data for Glencoe ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Birmingham212,461   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
 Hoover84,848   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,174   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
 Alabaster32,707   S   18 miles [29 km]
 Bessemer26,730   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
 Homewood25,708   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
 Pelham22,885   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

Jefferson County ...

Glencoe is located in Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Glencoe ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]7311,667+0.34%
10 mi [16 km]14452,806+1.04%
15 mi [24 km]30575,896+1.79%
20 mi [32 km]41688,623+1.98%
25 mi [40 km]54726,508+2.14%
30 mi [48 km]66761,925+2.34%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
Mountain BrookQF-015169620,691+1.36%   S  
BirminghamQF-0107000212,461+0.11%   NW  
Vestavia HillsQF-017855234,174+0.41%   S  
HomewoodQF-013580025,708+2.15%   SW  
IrondaleQF-013786412,423+0.6%   NE  
TarrantQF-01749766,210-2.92%   N  
FultondaleQF-01285529,048+7.97%   NW  
HooverQF-013589684,848+3.96%   S  

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

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 Glencoe ...

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 Glencoe:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Glencoe: 119031

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: 30016 (Glencoe)

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

State & Place Code: 01/30016 (Alabama / Glencoe)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Glencoe 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 Glencoe.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Jefferson County

About Alabama

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 Glencoe. 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 starting in Glencoe. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Glencoe) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glencoe. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5040, Longitude: -86.7417     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glencoe 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 Glencoe.



 
 
 

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