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
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Loop, Alabama

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

 The location of Loop 

Click for Interactive Map
Click here for an interactive map for Loop
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Alabama
 
The Commemorative Quarter for Alabama

Census Data for Loop ...

Although we found mention of Loop during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.

One piece of information that we would especially like to find is the location (ie- GPS coordinates) of Loop. If you can help us locate Loop, please Contact Us.




As far as we can tell, Loop has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

Cherokee County ...

Loop is located in Cherokee County.

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

US Census QuickFacts ...

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Unfortunately, the Census Bureau has not created a QuickFact that is specific to Loop.

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 Loop ...

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 Loop:

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 019 (Cherokee County)

Place Code: 44176 (Loop)

State & County Code: 01/019 (Alabama / Cherokee County)

State & Place Code: 01/44176 (Alabama / Loop)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Loop 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 Loop.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for 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>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Loop and then turned west". While Loop could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Loop as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Loop could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

Just in case there has been confusion between counties, we found that there are two Alabama communities named Loop: This one is located in Cherokee County and the other is located in Mobile County. For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Loop.

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Loop.



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
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