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North Port, Alabama

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Census Data for North Port ...

So far, we have found very little information about North Port. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added North Port to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with North Port, please Contact Us.




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

 Community 2015<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Florence40,026   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,706   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]

Lauderdale County ...

North Port is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for North Port ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]571,314+1.98%
10 mi [16 km]873,472+1.79%
15 mi [24 km]974,462+1.74%
20 mi [32 km]1387,111+1.41%
25 mi [40 km]1890,029+1.29%
30 mi [48 km]2298,121+1.07%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
FlorenceQF-012689640,026+1.8%   N  
SheffieldQF-01696489,108+0.76%   SW  
Muscle ShoalsQF-015301613,706+4.26%   SE  
TuscumbiaQF-01772808,474+0.61%   S  
RussellvilleQF-01670569,847+0.17%   S  
Liberty Grove (TN)QF-4742260   NE  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Lauderdale County (QF-47077).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Lauderdale County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ColbertQF-0103354,354-0.14%   SW  
LawrenceQF-0107933,115-3.56%   SE  
LimestoneQF-0108391,663+10.73%   E  
Tishomingo (MS)QF-2814119,552-0.21%   W  
Giles (TN)QF-4705528,946-1.83%   NE  
Hardin (TN)QF-4707125,756-1.04%   NW  
Lawrence (TN)QF-4709942,564+1.66%   NE  
Wayne (TN)QF-4718116,748-1.6%   NW  

Miscellaneous Information for North Port ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of North Port:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for North Port: 142128

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

North Port would have been 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 North Port.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

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About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


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







Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about North Port, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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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' (or point-to-point) distance starting from North Port. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Port) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Port. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7884, Longitude: -87.6723     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Port 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 North Port.



 
 
 

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