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Lawley, Alabama
(Shelby County)

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Census Data for Lawley ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Birmingham212,461   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Hoover84,848   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,174   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Alabaster32,707   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Homewood25,708   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Pelham22,885   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]

Shelby County ...

Lawley is located in Shelby County.

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

Population Rings for Lawley ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
10 mi [16 km]528,122+5.08%
15 mi [24 km]1289,340+4.54%
20 mi [32 km]28447,077+1.56%
25 mi [40 km]39624,835+2.06%
30 mi [48 km]61741,828+2.48%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
LeedsQF-014196811,936+1.38%   NW  
MoodyQF-015109612,593+7.39%   NW  
Pell CityQF-015889613,646+7.49%   NE  
TrussvilleQF-017694421,023+5.47%   NW  
IrondaleQF-013786412,423+0.6%   W  
Center PointQF-011326416,655-1.57%   NW  
ChelseaQF-011410412,059+18.42%   SW  
ChildersburgQF-01144645,046-2.49%   S  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Shelby County (QF-01117).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Shelby County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BibbQF-0100722,583-1.45%   SW  
ChiltonQF-0102143,943+0.69%   S  
CoosaQF-0103710,724-7.06%   SE  
JeffersonQF-01073660,367+0.29%   NW  
Saint ClairQF-0111587,074+4.16%   NE  
TalladegaQF-0112180,862-1.74%   E  

Miscellaneous Information for Lawley ...

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 Lawley:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Lawley: 156586

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: 41760 (Lawley)

State & County Code: 01/117 (Alabama / Shelby County)

State & Place Code: 01/41760 (Alabama / Lawley)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Lawley 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 Lawley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Shelby 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 Lawley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

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 starting in Lawley. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lawley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lawley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5012, Longitude: -86.4475     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lawley 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 Lawley.



 
 
 

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