Census Data for Lake Purdy ...
As far as we can tell, Lake Purdy 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 Purdy, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
Population Rings for Lake Purdy ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Lake Purdy and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Lake Purdy. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Lake Purdy, so its people haven't been included.
| Radius ||No of|
|5 mi [8 km]||3||54,865||+0.77%|
|10 mi [16 km]||12||441,181||+1.94%|
|15 mi [24 km]||24||580,947||+2.48%|
|20 mi [32 km]||40||688,006||+1.98%|
|25 mi [40 km]||53||743,317||+2.27%|
|30 mi [48 km]||64||769,987||+2.21%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Lake Purdy, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Lake Purdy. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Lake Purdy, see our County-by-County Page for Lake Purdy.
A Census QuickFact is available for Shelby County (QF-01117).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Shelby County.
Miscellaneous Information for Lake Purdy ...
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 Shelby County or the community of Lake Purdy:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Lake Purdy:
GNIS ID for Lake Purdy: 1866928
GNIS ID for Shelby County: 161584
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: 117 (Shelby County)
Place Code: 40806 (Lake Purdy)
State & County Code: 01/117 (Alabama / Shelby County)
State & Place Code: 01/40806 (Alabama / Lake Purdy)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Lake Purdy 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 Purdy.
|<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' (or point-to-point) distance from Lake Purdy. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lake Purdy) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lake Purdy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake Purdy
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Purdy. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4301, Longitude: -86.6805 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Lake Purdy 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 Purdy.