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Chances Crossroad, Alabama

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Census Data for Chances Crossroad ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Decatur55,072   N   29 miles [46.7 km]

Cullman County ...

Chances Crossroad is located in Cullman County.

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

Population Rings for Chances Crossroad ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]41,684-1%
15 mi   [24 km]820,832+3.73%
20 mi   [32 km]1441,908+2.99%
25 mi   [40 km]2061,663+1.22%
30 mi   [48 km]35138,547+1.07%

Miscellaneous Information for Chances 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 Cullman County or the community of Chances Crossroad:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Chances Crossroad: 159363

GNIS ID for Cullman County: 161547

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: 043 (Cullman County)

Place Code: 13830 (Chances Crossroad)

State & County Code: 01/043 (Alabama / Cullman County)

State & Place Code: 01/13830 (Alabama / Chances Crossroad)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Chances 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 Chances Crossroad.

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The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.us/

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 Chances Crossroad may originally have been Chance's Crossroad. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Chances Crossroad might be written as Chance Crossroad. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Chances 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from Chances Crossroad. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chances Crossroad) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chances Crossroad. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1743, Longitude: -87.0586     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chances 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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