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High Shoals, Alabama

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 The location of High Shoals 

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Census Data for High Shoals ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 LaGrange (GA)30,695   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Carrollton (GA)26,203   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]

Randolph County ...

High Shoals is located in Randolph County.

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

Population Rings for High Shoals ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
10 mi [16 km]46,997-1.19%
15 mi [24 km]89,266-1.35%
20 mi [32 km]1110,293-1.29%
25 mi [40 km]1751,689+1.89%
30 mi [48 km]2796,469+3.35%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
RoanokeQF-01650406,005-1.14%   S  
LaGrange (GA)QF-134434030,695+3.74%   SE  
LanettQF-01412966,452-0.25%   S  
Carrollton (GA)QF-131349226,203+7.44%   NE  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Randolph County (QF-13111).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Randolph County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ChambersQF-0101734,123-0.27%   S  
ClayQF-0102713,555-2.71%   W  
CleburneQF-0102915,018+0.31%   N  
TallapoosaQF-0112340,844-1.86%   SW  
Carroll (GA)QF-13045114,545+3.64%   NE  
Heard (GA)QF-1314911,539-2.49%   E  
Troup (GA)QF-1328569,763+4.06%   SE  

Miscellaneous Information for High Shoals ...

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 Randolph County or the community of High Shoals:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for High Shoals: 140223

GNIS ID for Randolph County: 161582

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

High Shoals 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 High Shoals.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Randolph 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 High Shoals. 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' distance that stretches from High Shoals. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- High Shoals) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in High Shoals. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2340, Longitude: -85.3413     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for High Shoals 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 High Shoals.



 
 
 

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