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Moores Crossroads, Alabama
(Shelby County)

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Census Data for Moores Crossroads ...

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

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Birmingham212,461   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Hoover84,848   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,174   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Alabaster32,707   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
 Bessemer26,730   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Homewood25,708   N   21 miles [33.8 km]

Shelby County ...

Moores Crossroads is located in Shelby County.

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

Population Rings for Moores Crossroads ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]420,548+10.3%
10 mi [16 km]671,519+8.73%
15 mi [24 km]11188,562+6%
20 mi [32 km]19238,452+5.44%
25 mi [40 km]36386,108+3.45%
30 mi [48 km]48631,186+2.09%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
MontevalloQF-01503126,648+5.14%   SW  
CaleraQF-011141613,213+13.71%   E  
AlabasterQF-010082032,707+7.76%   N  
HelenaQF-013402418,264+8.76%   N  
PelhamQF-015884822,885+7.18%   N  
HooverQF-013589684,848+3.96%   N  
ChelseaQF-011410412,059+18.42%   NE  
BessemerQF-010598026,730-2.64%   NW  

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

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 Moores Crossroads ...

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 Moores Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Moores Crossroads: 146515

GNIS ID for Shelby County: 161584

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Moores Crossroads 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 Moores Crossroads.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for 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 Moores Crossroads. 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>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Moores Crossroads may originally have been Moore's Crossroads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Moores Crossroads might be written as Moore Crossroads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Moores Crossroads.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moores Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1507, Longitude: -86.8264     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Moores Crossroads 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 Moores Crossroads.



 
 
 

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