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Rice, Alabama
(Marshall County)

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 The location of Rice 

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Census Data for Rice ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Huntsville190,582   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Madison46,962   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Albertville21,462   E   18 miles [29 km]

Marshall County ...

Rice is located in Marshall County.

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

Population Rings for Rice ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]38,920+3%
10 mi [16 km]59,455+2.96%
15 mi [24 km]919,921+2.47%
20 mi [32 km]1866,101+2.54%
25 mi [40 km]36115,501+2.64%
30 mi [48 km]49360,066+5.1%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ArabQF-01021168,295+3.04%   E  
GuntersvilleQF-01324168,385+2.29%   E  
AlbertvilleQF-010098821,462+1.43%   E  
CullmanQF-011897615,350+3.89%   SW  
BoazQF-01079129,688+1.43%   E  
HartselleQF-013344814,493+1.67%   W  
OneontaQF-01570006,615+0.73%   S  
HuntsvilleQF-0137000190,582+5.82%   N  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Marshall County (QF-01095).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Marshall County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BlountQF-0100957,673+0.61%   SW  
CullmanQF-0104382,005+1.99%   W  
DeKalbQF-0104971,130---   E  
EtowahQF-01055103,057-1.31%   SE  
JacksonQF-0107152,419-1.52%   NE  
MadisonQF-01089353,089+5.46%   NW  
MorganQF-01103119,565---   W  

Miscellaneous Information for Rice ...

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 Marshall County or the community of Rice:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Rice: 156961

GNIS ID for Marshall County: 161574

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: 095 (Marshall County)

Place Code: 64450 (Rice)

State & County Code: 01/095 (Alabama / Marshall County)

State & Place Code: 01/64450 (Alabama / Rice)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Rice 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 Rice.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Marshall 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 Rice. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Rice. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rice) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rice. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3184, Longitude: -86.5336     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rice 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 Rice.



 
 
 

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