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Burns Crossroad, Alabama

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Census Data for Burns Crossroad ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Gadsden35,837   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Anniston22,112   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Oxford21,120   E   4 miles [6.4 km]

Calhoun County ...

Burns Crossroad is located in Calhoun County.

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

Population Rings for Burns Crossroad ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]321,881-1.08%
10 mi   [16 km]443,993-2.72%
15 mi   [24 km]1074,162-1.41%
20 mi   [32 km]14109,489+0.3%
25 mi   [40 km]22138,660+0.09%
30 mi   [48 km]29194,770-0.45%

Miscellaneous Information for Burns Crossroad ...

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 Calhoun County or the community of Burns Crossroad:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Burns Crossroad: 159277

GNIS ID for Calhoun County: 161533

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: 015 (Calhoun County)

Place Code: 10850 (Burns Crossroad)

State & County Code: 01/015 (Alabama / Calhoun County)

State & Place Code: 01/10850 (Alabama / Burns Crossroad)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Burns Crossroad 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 Burns Crossroad.

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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burns Crossroad. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6201, Longitude: -85.9416     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Burns Crossroad 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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