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Coato Bend, Alabama

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Census Data for Coato Bend ...

So far, we have found very little information about Coato Bend. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Coato Bend to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Coato Bend, please Contact Us.

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Gadsden35,837   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
 Anniston22,112   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Albertville21,525   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Fort Payne14,099   N   29 miles [46.7 km]

Etowah County ...

Coato Bend is located in Etowah County.

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

Population Rings for Coato Bend ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]24,277-0.21%
10 mi   [16 km]646,885-2.29%
15 mi   [24 km]1375,860-1.5%
20 mi   [32 km]21113,708-0.92%
25 mi   [40 km]27138,184-0.47%
30 mi   [48 km]40188,752-0.75%

Miscellaneous Information for Coato Bend ...

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 Etowah County or the community of Coato Bend:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Coato Bend: 140501

GNIS ID for Etowah County: 161553

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Coato Bend would have been 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 Coato Bend.

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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)

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Coato Bend, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Coato Bend. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Coato Bend

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coato Bend. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0529, Longitude: -85.8458     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Coato Bend 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 Coato Bend.