Census Data for Piney Chapel ...
As far as we can tell, Piney Chapel 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 Piney Chapel, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
| ||Community ||2015<1>|
| ||Huntsville||190,582|| SE ||20 miles [32.2 km]|
| ||Decatur||55,437|| S ||18 miles [29 km]|
| ||Madison||46,962|| SE ||14 miles [22.5 km]|
| ||Athens||24,966|| S ||4 miles [6.4 km]|
| ||Hartselle||14,493|| S ||28 miles [45.1 km]|
Population Rings for Piney Chapel ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Piney Chapel and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Piney Chapel. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Piney Chapel, so its people haven't been included.
|5 mi [8 km]||3||25,432||+13.89%|
|10 mi [16 km]||4||26,789||+13.87%|
|15 mi [24 km]||7||73,930||+10.96%|
|20 mi [32 km]||13||324,134||+5.72%|
|25 mi [40 km]||17||329,047||+5.8%|
|30 mi [48 km]||21||346,044||+5.56%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Piney Chapel, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Piney Chapel. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Piney Chapel, see our County-by-County Page for Piney Chapel.
A Census QuickFact is available for Limestone County (QF-47083).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Limestone County.
Miscellaneous Information for Piney Chapel ...
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 Limestone County or the community of Piney Chapel:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Piney Chapel:
GNIS ID for Piney Chapel: 124867
GNIS ID for Limestone County: 161567
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: 083 (Limestone County)
Place Code: 60480 (Piney Chapel)
State & County Code: 01/083 (Alabama / Limestone County)
State & Place Code: 01/60480 (Alabama / Piney Chapel)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Piney Chapel 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 Piney Chapel.
|<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 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Piney Chapel. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Piney Chapel) to Point B.|
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Piney Chapel. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8551, Longitude: -86.9336 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Piney Chapel 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 Piney Chapel.