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Skipperville, Alabama

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Census Data for Skipperville ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Dothan68,567   S   23 miles [37 km]
 Enterprise27,978   SW   23 miles [37 km]
 Troy18,853   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Ozark14,719   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Daleville5,141   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]

Dale County ...

Skipperville is located in Dale County.

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

Population Rings for Skipperville ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
10 mi [16 km]415,557-1.33%
15 mi [24 km]819,565-0.86%
20 mi [32 km]1637,964-0.64%
25 mi [40 km]26145,242+2.88%
30 mi [48 km]34173,140+3.09%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
OzarkQF-015764814,719-1.26%   SW  
DalevilleQF-01193605,141-2.91%   SW  
DothanQF-012118468,567+4.69%   S  
EnterpriseQF-012418427,978+5.33%   SW  
TroyQF-017692018,853+4.55%   NW  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Dale County (QF-01045).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Dale County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BarbourQF-0100526,489-3.53%   NE  
CoffeeQF-0103151,211+2.53%   W  
GenevaQF-0106126,777---   SW  
HenryQF-0106717,221-0.47%   E  
HoustonQF-01069104,173+2.59%   SE  
PikeQF-0110933,046+0.45%   NW  

Miscellaneous Information for Skipperville ...

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 Dale County or the community of Skipperville:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Skipperville: 126940

GNIS ID for Dale County: 161548

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: 045 (Dale County)

Place Code: 70848 (Skipperville)

State & County Code: 01/045 (Alabama / Dale County)

State & Place Code: 01/70848 (Alabama / Skipperville)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Skipperville is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

The US Postal Service ZIP Code ...

While some people have used a ZIP code to identify a community, the purpose of the ZIP code was to make mail delivery more efficient by grouping addresses together. Although the ZIP Code doesn't specifically identify a community like Skipperville, it does identify addresses that are in (or near) Skipperville. It's important to remember that the boundaries of a ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned or overlapped with other ZIP Codes.

The ZIP code for Skipperville: 36374<4>

Census ZCTA Codes ...

The US Census Bureau created statistical entities that they call ZIP Code Tabulation Areas (ZCTAs) and these ZCTAs are frequently confused with the ZIP codes that come from the US Postal Service (USPS).

ZCTAs were first created for the 2000 Census and at that time, they were based upon the USPS ZIP codes. While largely covering the same areas, the boundaries of a ZCTA do not necessarily match the boundaries of a postal ZIP code with the same number. For example, while a postal ZIP code can cross a county or state line, a Census ZCTA can not. They should be treated as separate entities with no correlation between them.

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Skipperville.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Skipperville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Skipperville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Skipperville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5577, Longitude: -85.5455     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Skipperville 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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<4>When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Skipperville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Skipperville.



 
 
 

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