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Census Data for Bellefontaine ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Mobile192,904   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Daphne25,913   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
 Prichard22,185   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Pascagoula (MS)21,981   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Fairhope19,421   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

Mobile County ...

Bellefontaine is located in Mobile County.

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

Population Rings for Bellefontaine ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]22,513-1.76%
15 mi   [24 km]4214,838+0.87%
20 mi   [32 km]9270,907+2.12%
25 mi   [40 km]17318,820+2.69%
30 mi   [48 km]21372,058+3.59%

Miscellaneous Information for Bellefontaine ...

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 Mobile County or the community of Bellefontaine:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Bellefontaine: 113875

GNIS ID for Mobile County: 161575

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: 097 (Mobile County)

Place Code: 05212 (Bellefontaine)

State & County Code: 01/097 (Alabama / Mobile County)

State & Place Code: 01/05212 (Alabama / Bellefontaine)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Bellefontaine 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 Bellefontaine.

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The Communities of Alabama

About Mobile County

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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 Bellefontaine. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 that stretches from Bellefontaine. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bellefontaine) 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 Bellefontaine. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bellefontaine

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bellefontaine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4879, Longitude: -88.1123     [Map].

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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 Bellefontaine.