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Good Springs, Alabama
(Franklin County)

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Census Data for Good Springs ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Florence40,026   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,706   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Russellville9,847   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
 Sheffield9,108   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

Franklin County ...

Good Springs is located in Franklin County.

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

Population Rings for Good Springs ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]310,837---
10 mi [16 km]310,837---
15 mi [24 km]844,072+1.72%
20 mi [32 km]1387,981+1.57%
25 mi [40 km]2199,432+1.02%
30 mi [48 km]27106,880+0.88%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
RussellvilleQF-01670569,847+0.17%   SW  
TuscumbiaQF-01772808,474+0.61%   N  
Muscle ShoalsQF-015301613,706+4.26%   N  
SheffieldQF-01696489,108+0.76%   N  
FlorenceQF-012689640,026+1.8%   N  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Franklin County (QF-01059).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Franklin County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ColbertQF-0103354,354-0.14%   N  
LawrenceQF-0107933,115-3.56%   E  
MarionQF-0109330,168-1.98%   S  
WinstonQF-0113323,877-2.48%   SE  
Itawamba (MS)QF-2805723,609+0.89%   SW  
Tishomingo (MS)QF-2814119,552-0.21%   NW  

Miscellaneous Information for Good Springs ...

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 Franklin County or the community of Good Springs:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Good Springs: 156416

GNIS ID for Franklin County: 161555

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: 059 (Franklin County)

Place Code: 30580 (Good Springs)

State & County Code: 01/059 (Alabama / Franklin County)

State & Place Code: 01/30580 (Alabama / Good Springs)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Good Springs 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 Good Springs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Franklin 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 Good Springs. 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 'point-to-point' distance from Good Springs. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Good Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Good Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5418, Longitude: -87.6970     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Good Springs 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 Good Springs.



 
 
 

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