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Howard Landing, Alabama

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Located in: Monroe County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Howard Lndg.

Time Zone: Howard Landing lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Elevation: Near sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Howard Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4560, Longitude: -87.5658     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Howard Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   31° 27' 21"
Lon:   -87° 33' 56"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Flynns Lake

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Howard Landing

GNIS ID:   156500
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

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About Monroe County

The community of Monroeville is the County Seat for Monroe County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Monroe)

Population

2015:<4>     21,673   (6.05% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     23,068   (5.16% decrease since 2000)
2000:     24,324

Total Area:<5>   1,034 sq. miles [2,679.1 km²]

Housing Units:<6>   11,333

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Monroe

GNIS ID:   161576
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Howard Landing)


About Alabama

From the US Census

Population

2015:     4,846,411   (1.39% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Howard Landing)

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<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Howard Landing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Howard Landing, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Howard Landing.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2015.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Howard Landing. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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