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Census Data for Colonial Heights ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Florence39,959   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]

Colbert County ...

Colonial Heights is located in Colbert County.

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

Population Rings for Colonial Heights ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]431,290+2.23%
10 mi   [16 km]772,937+1.77%
15 mi   [24 km]1084,320+1.57%
20 mi   [32 km]1386,997+1.42%
25 mi   [40 km]1991,807+1.41%
30 mi   [48 km]26102,013+1.07%

Miscellaneous Information for Colonial Heights ...

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 Colbert County or the community of Colonial Heights:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Colonial Heights: 116453

GNIS ID for Colbert County: 161542

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: 033 (Colbert County)

Place Code: 16672 (Colonial Heights)

State & County Code: 01/033 (Alabama / Colbert County)

State & Place Code: 01/16672 (Alabama / Colonial Heights)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Colonial Heights 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 Colonial Heights.

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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 Colonial Heights. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Colonial Heights. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Colonial Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Colonial Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7145, Longitude: -87.6839     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Colonial Heights 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 Colonial Heights.