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Census Data for The Cedars ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Florence39,959   SW   Less than 2 miles
 Muscle Shoals13,831   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

Lauderdale County ...

The Cedars is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for The Cedars ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]449,575+1.65%
10 mi   [16 km]772,817+1.92%
15 mi   [24 km]873,524+1.87%
20 mi   [32 km]1581,060+1.55%
25 mi   [40 km]2193,527+1.26%
30 mi   [48 km]2497,159+1.15%

Miscellaneous Information for The Cedars ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of The Cedars:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for The Cedars: 127802

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

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: 077 (Lauderdale County)

Place Code: 75672 (The Cedars)

State & County Code: 01/077 (Alabama / Lauderdale County)

State & Place Code: 01/75672 (Alabama / The Cedars)

Misc. Census Codes ...

The Cedars 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 The Cedars.

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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 The Cedars. 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in The Cedars. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- The Cedars) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in The Cedars. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8356, Longitude: -87.6595     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for The Cedars 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 The Cedars.