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Lake Howard, Alabama

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Census Data for Lake Howard ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Rome (GA)36,323   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Scottsboro14,722   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Fort Payne14,150   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]

DeKalb County ...

Lake Howard is located in DeKalb County.

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

Population Rings for Lake Howard ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]41,405---
10 mi [16 km]716,306+0.82%
15 mi [24 km]1431,509+0.43%
20 mi [32 km]2238,799+0.17%
25 mi [40 km]3157,545+0.14%
30 mi [48 km]36112,695---

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
Fort PayneQF-012761614,150+0.98%   SW  
LaFayette (GA)QF-13443127,173+0.73%   NE  
ScottsboroQF-016873614,722-0.32%   W  
Rome (GA)QF-136666836,323---   SE  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for DeKalb County (QF-13049).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border DeKalb County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
CherokeeQF-0101925,859-0.5%   SE  
EtowahQF-01055103,057-1.31%   SW  
JacksonQF-0107152,419-1.52%   NW  
MarshallQF-0109594,725+1.83%   W  
Chattooga (GA)QF-1305524,922-4.2%   E  
Dade (GA)QF-1308316,264-2.22%   NE  
Walker (GA)QF-1329568,066-1%   NE  

Miscellaneous Information for Lake Howard ...

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 DeKalb County or the community of Lake Howard:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Lake Howard: 156574

GNIS ID for DeKalb County: 161550

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: 049 (DeKalb County)

Place Code: 40792 (Lake Howard)

State & County Code: 01/049 (Alabama / DeKalb County)

State & Place Code: 01/40792 (Alabama / Lake Howard)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Lake Howard 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 Lake Howard.

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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 Lake Howard. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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 that stretches from Lake Howard. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lake Howard) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Howard. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5070, Longitude: -85.6116     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lake Howard 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 Lake Howard.



 
 
 

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