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Bassetts Creek, Alabama

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Census Data for Bassetts Creek ...

As far as we can tell, Bassetts Creek<1> 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 Bassetts Creek, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

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Washington County ...

Bassetts Creek is located in Washington County.

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

Population Rings for Bassetts Creek ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Bassetts Creek and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Bassetts Creek. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Bassetts Creek, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]24,907-6.14%
15 mi   [24 km]46,363-5.79%
20 mi   [32 km]56,885-5.68%
25 mi   [40 km]810,207-5.46%
30 mi   [48 km]1215,327-4.15%

Miscellaneous Information for Bassetts Creek ...

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 Washington County or the community of Bassetts Creek:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Bassetts Creek: 156033

GNIS ID for Washington County: 161590

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: 129 (Washington County)

Place Code: 04516 (Bassetts Creek)

State & County Code: 01/129 (Alabama / Washington County)

State & Place Code: 01/04516 (Alabama / Bassetts Creek)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Bassetts Creek 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 Bassetts Creek.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Washington 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 Bassetts Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountyalgov.com

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Bassetts Creek may originally have been Bassett's Creek. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Bassetts Creek might be written as Bassett Creek. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Bassetts Creek.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Bassetts Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bassetts Creek) 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 Bassetts Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bassetts Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bassetts Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4646, Longitude: -88.0322     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bassetts Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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 Bassetts Creek.