Letson Settlement, Alabama
Census Data for Letson Settlement ...
As far as we can tell, Letson Settlement 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 Letson Settlement, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
| ||Community ||2015<1>|
| ||Decatur||55,437|| E ||17 miles [27.4 km]|
| ||Florence||40,026|| NW ||27 miles [43.5 km]|
| ||Athens||24,966|| NE ||24 miles [38.6 km]|
| ||Hartselle||14,493|| SE ||22 miles [35.4 km]|
Population Rings for Letson Settlement ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Letson Settlement and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Letson Settlement. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Letson Settlement, so its people haven't been included.
| Radius ||No of|
|10 mi [16 km]||6||6,130||-3.68%|
|15 mi [24 km]||8||8,999||-2.06%|
|20 mi [32 km]||10||65,667||-0.7%|
|25 mi [40 km]||21||143,908||+2.74%|
|30 mi [48 km]||33||203,245||+2.34%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Letson Settlement, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Letson Settlement. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Letson Settlement, see our County-by-County Page for Letson Settlement.
A Census QuickFact is available for Lawrence County (QF-01079).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Lawrence County.
Miscellaneous Information for Letson Settlement ...
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 Lawrence County or the community of Letson Settlement:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Letson Settlement:
GNIS ID for Letson Settlement: 156603
GNIS ID for Lawrence County: 161565
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: 079 (Lawrence County)
Place Code: 42460 (Letson Settlement)
State & County Code: 01/079 (Alabama / Lawrence County)
State & Place Code: 01/42460 (Alabama / Letson Settlement)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Letson Settlement 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 Letson Settlement.
|<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' distance that starts in Letson Settlement. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Letson Settlement) to Point B.|
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Letson Settlement. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5768, Longitude: -87.2917 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Letson Settlement 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 Letson Settlement.