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Old Coloma, Alabama

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Census Data for Old Coloma ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Rome (GA)36,323   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Gadsden36,084   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Anniston22,347   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]

Cherokee County ...

Old Coloma is located in Cherokee County.

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

Population Rings for Old Coloma ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Old Coloma and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Old Coloma. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Old Coloma, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
10 mi [16 km]38,284-0.99%
15 mi [24 km]615,401-0.64%
20 mi [32 km]1244,494-0.82%
25 mi [40 km]20104,912-0.93%
30 mi [48 km]33197,123-0.84%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
JacksonvilleQF-013827212,222-2.6%   SW  
GlencoeQF-01299925,153-0.14%   W  
Cedartown (GA)QF-13145009,841+0.93%   E  
GadsdenQF-012869636,084-2.09%   W  
Rainbow CityQF-01632889,580-0.23%   W  
SouthsideQF-01718328,572+1.9%   W  
AnnistonQF-010185222,347-3.28%   SW  
AttallaQF-01030285,899-2.46%   W  

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

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 Old Coloma ...

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 Old Coloma:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Old Coloma: 156831

GNIS ID for Cherokee County: 161535

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: 019 (Cherokee County)

Place Code: 56555 (Old Coloma)

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

State & Place Code: 01/56555 (Alabama / Old Coloma)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Old Coloma 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 Old Coloma.

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Communities in Alabama

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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 Old Coloma. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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







Footnotes ...

<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 'point-to-point' distance starting in Old Coloma. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Old Coloma) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Coloma. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0307, Longitude: -85.6183     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Old Coloma 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 Old Coloma.



 
 
 

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