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Pea Ridge, Alabama
(Shelby County)

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The location of Pea Ridge

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Census Data for Pea Ridge ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Birmingham212,157   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Hoover84,978   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   NE   23 miles [37 km]
 Alabaster32,948   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Bessemer26,511   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Homewood25,613   N   22 miles [35.4 km]

Shelby County ...

Pea Ridge is located in Shelby County.

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

Population Rings for Pea Ridge ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]37,405+5.63%
10 mi   [16 km]559,026+8.99%
15 mi   [24 km]10124,908+6.53%
20 mi   [32 km]23256,604+4.3%
25 mi   [40 km]31362,651+3.3%
30 mi   [48 km]41604,086+2.05%

Miscellaneous Information for Pea Ridge ...

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 Pea Ridge:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Pea Ridge: 1989120

GNIS ID for Shelby County: 161584

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: 117 (Shelby County)

Place Code: 58680 (Pea Ridge)

State & County Code: 01/117 (Alabama / Shelby County)

State & Place Code: 01/58680 (Alabama / Pea Ridge)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Pea Ridge 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 Pea Ridge.

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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 Pea Ridge. 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>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 that starts in Pea Ridge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pea Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pea Ridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1532, Longitude: -86.9278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pea Ridge 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 Pea Ridge.



 
 
 

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