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The location of Standard

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Census Data for Standard ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
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Walker County ...

Standard is located in Walker County.

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

Population Rings for Standard ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]32,974-3.35%
10 mi   [16 km]619,677-2.8%
15 mi   [24 km]922,839-2.97%
20 mi   [32 km]1734,522-3.03%
25 mi   [40 km]2463,093-2.52%
30 mi   [48 km]43363,520-0.72%

Miscellaneous Information for Standard ...

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 Walker County or the community of Standard:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Standard: 127298

GNIS ID for Walker County: 161589

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: 127 (Walker County)

Place Code: 72696 (Standard)

State & County Code: 01/127 (Alabama / Walker County)

State & Place Code: 01/72696 (Alabama / Standard)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Standard 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 Standard.

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Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Walker 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 Standard. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.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 starting in Standard. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Standard) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Standard. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7359, Longitude: -87.2706     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Standard 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 Standard.



 
 
 

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