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Siloam, Alabama

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Census Data for Siloam ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Meridian (MS)39,661   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Demopolis7,148   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Livingston3,414   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
 York2,399   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

Sumter County ...

Siloam is located in Sumter County.

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

Population Rings for Siloam ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
5 mi [8 km]22,399-5.48%
10 mi [16 km]32,720-5.69%
15 mi [24 km]46,134-3.69%
20 mi [32 km]77,032-3.95%
25 mi [40 km]1250,239-3.43%
30 mi [48 km]2161,687-3.67%

US Census QuickFacts ...

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Unfortunately, the Census Bureau has not created a QuickFact that is specific to Siloam.

A Census QuickFact is available for Sumter County (QF-01119).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Sumter County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
ChoctawQF-0102313,170-4.97%   S  
GreeneQF-010638,479-6.26%   NE  
MarengoQF-0109120,028-4.75%   SE  
PickensQF-0110720,864+5.66%   N  
Kemper (MS)QF-280699,969-4.66%   NW  
Lauderdale (MS)QF-2807578,524-2.16%   SW  
Noxubee (MS)QF-2810311,043-4.35%   NW  

Miscellaneous Information for Siloam ...

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 Sumter County or the community of Siloam:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Siloam: 157061

GNIS ID for Sumter County: 161585

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: 119 (Sumter County)

Place Code: 70440 (Siloam)

State & County Code: 01/119 (Alabama / Sumter County)

State & Place Code: 01/70440 (Alabama / Siloam)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Siloam 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 Siloam.

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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 Siloam. 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 from Siloam. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Siloam) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Siloam. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4229, Longitude: -88.2675     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Siloam 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 Siloam.



 
 
 

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