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Census Data for Cobb Town ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Gadsden35,837   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Anniston22,112   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
 Oxford21,120   S   3 miles [4.8 km]

Calhoun County ...

Cobb Town is located in Calhoun County.

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

Population Rings for Cobb Town ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]443,993-2.72%
10 mi   [16 km]547,069-2.47%
15 mi   [24 km]867,355-1.31%
20 mi   [32 km]1499,169-0.78%
25 mi   [40 km]23143,326---
30 mi   [48 km]28190,137-0.57%

Miscellaneous Information for Cobb Town ...

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 Cobb Town:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Cobb Town: 2407578

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: 16144 (Cobb Town)

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

State & Place Code: 01/16144 (Alabama / Cobb Town)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Cobb Town 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 Cobb Town.

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

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.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 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Cobb Town. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cobb Town) 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 Cobb Town. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cobb Town

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cobb Town. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6411, Longitude: -85.8851     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cobb Town 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 Cobb Town.