RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Kings Hill, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

 The location of Kings Hill 

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(Location provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for Kings Hill
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Alabama
 
The Commemorative Quarter for Alabama

Census Data for Kings Hill ...

So far, we have found very little information about Kings Hill. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Kings Hill to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Kings Hill, please Contact Us.




As far as we can tell, Kings Hill<2> 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 Kings Hill, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance<4>
 Gadsden36,084   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Albertville21,462   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Fort Payne14,150   N   23 miles [37 km]

Cherokee County ...

Kings Hill is located in Cherokee County.

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

Population Rings for Kings Hill ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Kings Hill and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Kings Hill. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<5> We don't have the population of Kings Hill, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]21,014-1.27%
10 mi [16 km]611,416+0.63%
15 mi [24 km]1156,935-1.32%
20 mi [32 km]2198,437-0.76%
25 mi [40 km]29153,961-0.33%
30 mi [48 km]39173,465-0.18%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
GadsdenQF-012869636,084-2.09%   SW  
GlencoeQF-01299925,153-0.14%   SW  
Rainbow CityQF-01632889,580-0.23%   SW  
BoazQF-01079129,688+1.43%   W  
SouthsideQF-01718328,572+1.9%   SW  
AttallaQF-01030285,899-2.46%   SW  
JacksonvilleQF-013827212,222-2.6%   S  
Fort PayneQF-012761614,150+0.98%   N  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Cherokee County (QF-01019).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Cherokee County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
CalhounQF-01015115,620-2.49%   S  
CleburneQF-0102915,018+0.31%   S  
DeKalbQF-0104971,130---   NW  
EtowahQF-01055103,057-1.31%   SW  
Chattooga (GA)QF-1305524,922-4.2%   NE  
Floyd (GA)QF-1311596,504+0.19%   E  
Polk (GA)QF-1323341,524+0.12%   SE  

Miscellaneous Information for Kings Hill ...

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 Cherokee County or the community of Kings Hill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Kings Hill: 136914

GNIS ID for Cherokee County: 161535

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Kings Hill would have been 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 Kings Hill.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Alabama

About Cherokee 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 State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Kings Hill, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

- Return to Citation

<2>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Kings Hill may originally have been King's Hill. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Kings Hill might be written as King Hill. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Kings Hill.

- Return to Citation

<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

- Return to Citation

<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Kings Hill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kings Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kings Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1340, Longitude: -85.8189     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kings Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<5>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.

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Kings Hill.



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   AL
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall