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Millers Ferry, Alabama
(Wilcox County)

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Census Data for Millers Ferry ...

As far as we can tell, Millers Ferry<1> 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 Millers Ferry, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Selma19,519   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Thomasville4,051   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]

Wilcox County ...

Millers Ferry is located in Wilcox County.

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

Population Rings for Millers Ferry ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Millers Ferry and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Millers Ferry. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Millers Ferry, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
10 mi [16 km]21,930-4.46%
15 mi [24 km]53,216-5.05%
20 mi [32 km]63,614-4.99%
25 mi [40 km]1210,544+2.61%
30 mi [48 km]1933,220-3.26%

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 Millers Ferry.

A Census QuickFact is available for Wilcox County (QF-01131).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Wilcox County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ButlerQF-0101320,154-3.79%   SE  
ClarkeQF-0102524,675-4.48%   SW  
DallasQF-0104741,131-6.14%   NE  
LowndesQF-0108510,458-7.44%   E  
MarengoQF-0109120,028-4.75%   NW  
MonroeQF-0109921,673-6.05%   S  

Miscellaneous Information for Millers Ferry ...

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 Wilcox County or the community of Millers Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Millers Ferry: 138522

GNIS ID for Wilcox County: 161591

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: 131 (Wilcox County)

Place Code: 48760 (Millers Ferry)

State & County Code: 01/131 (Alabama / Wilcox County)

State & Place Code: 01/48760 (Alabama / Millers Ferry)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Millers Ferry 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 Millers Ferry.

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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 Millers Ferry. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Millers Ferry may originally have been Miller's Ferry. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Millers Ferry might be written as Miller Ferry. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Millers Ferry.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Millers Ferry. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Millers Ferry) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Millers Ferry. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Millers Ferry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millers Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1215, Longitude: -87.3986     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Millers Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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 Millers Ferry.



 
 
 

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