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Census Data for Gregory ...

Although we found mention of Gregory during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.




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

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Gadsden36,084   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Albertville21,462   SE   5 miles [8 km]

Marshall County ...

Gregory is located in Marshall County.

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

Population Rings for Gregory ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Gregory and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Gregory. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Gregory, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]329,847+1.67%
10 mi [16 km]540,293+1.62%
15 mi [24 km]1052,168+1.86%
20 mi [32 km]2162,048+1.54%
25 mi [40 km]33113,936+0.27%
30 mi [48 km]51158,465+0.22%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
GuntersvilleQF-01324168,385+2.29%   N  
AlbertvilleQF-010098821,462+1.43%   SE  
BoazQF-01079129,688+1.43%   SE  
ArabQF-01021168,295+3.04%   W  
AttallaQF-01030285,899-2.46%   SE  
GadsdenQF-012869636,084-2.09%   SE  
OneontaQF-01570006,615+0.73%   SW  
Rainbow CityQF-01632889,580-0.23%   SE  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Marshall County (QF-01095).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Marshall County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BlountQF-0100957,673+0.61%   SW  
CullmanQF-0104382,005+1.99%   W  
DeKalbQF-0104971,130---   E  
EtowahQF-01055103,057-1.31%   SE  
JacksonQF-0107152,419-1.52%   NE  
MadisonQF-01089353,089+5.46%   NW  
MorganQF-01103119,565---   W  

Miscellaneous Information for Gregory ...

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 Marshall County or the community of Gregory:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Gregory: 139390

GNIS ID for Marshall County: 161574

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Gregory 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 Gregory.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Marshall 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)


The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Gregory and then turned west". While Gregory could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Gregory as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Gregory could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

Just in case there has been confusion between counties, we found that there are two Alabama communities named Gregory: This one is located in Marshall County and the other is located in Pickens County. For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gregory.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Gregory. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gregory) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gregory. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gregory

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gregory. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2981, Longitude: -86.2880     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gregory have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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 Gregory.



 
 
 

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