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Sycamore, Alabama
(Talladega County)

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 The location of Sycamore 

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Census Data for Sycamore ...

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

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>

Talladega County ...

Sycamore is located in Talladega County.

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

Population Rings for Sycamore ...

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

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
10 mi [16 km]518,334-1.26%
15 mi [24 km]1039,465-0.41%
20 mi [32 km]1343,081+0.43%
25 mi [40 km]2285,669+3.88%
30 mi [48 km]29149,293+2.67%

US Census QuickFacts ...

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

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
SylacaugaQF-017435212,657-0.72%   SW  
ChildersburgQF-01144645,046-2.49%   W  
TalladegaQF-017459215,709+0.21%   NE  
LincolnQF-01431206,524+4.12%   N  
Pell CityQF-015889613,646+7.49%   N  
ChelseaQF-011410412,059+18.42%   W  
Alexander CityQF-010113214,718-1.06%   SE  
LeedsQF-014196811,936+1.38%   NW  

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

A Census QuickFact is available for Talladega County (QF-01121).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Talladega County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
CalhounQF-01015115,620-2.49%   NE  
ClayQF-0102713,555-2.71%   E  
CleburneQF-0102915,018+0.31%   NE  
CoosaQF-0103710,724-7.06%   S  
Saint ClairQF-0111587,074+4.16%   NW  
ShelbyQF-01117208,713+6.99%   W  

Miscellaneous Information for Sycamore ...

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 Talladega County or the community of Sycamore:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Sycamore: 127608

GNIS ID for Talladega County: 161586

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: 121 (Talladega County)

Place Code: 74328 (Sycamore)

State & County Code: 01/121 (Alabama / Talladega County)

State & Place Code: 01/74328 (Alabama / Sycamore)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Sycamore 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 Sycamore, it does identify addresses that are in (or near) Sycamore. 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 Sycamore: 35149<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 Sycamore.

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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 Sycamore. 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 'straight-line' distance that starts in Sycamore. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sycamore) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sycamore. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2512, Longitude: -86.2025     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sycamore 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 Sycamore 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 Sycamore.



 
 
 

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