;
  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Dells Vista Shores, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

The location of Dells Vista Shores

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
Click here for an interactive map for
Dells Vista Shores
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Alabama
 
The Commemorative Quarter for Alabama

Census Data for Dells Vista Shores ...

As far as we can tell, Dells Vista Shores<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 Dells Vista Shores, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Decatur55,072   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Florence39,959   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Athens25,393   E   18 miles [29 km]
 Hartselle14,471   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   W   20 miles [32.2 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Dells Vista Shores is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Dells Vista Shores ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]31,834-2.91%
10 mi   [16 km]74,299-3%
15 mi   [24 km]118,865-2.57%
20 mi   [32 km]18107,614+3.1%
25 mi   [40 km]26169,201+2.46%
30 mi   [48 km]33247,883+4.24%

Miscellaneous Information for Dells Vista Shores ...

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 Dells Vista Shores:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Dells Vista Shores: 117216

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: 20230 (Dells Vista Shores)

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

State & Place Code: 01/20230 (Alabama / Dells Vista Shores)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Dells Vista Shores 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 Dells Vista Shores.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Find a Community within Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

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 Dells Vista Shores. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Dells Vista Shores may originally have been Dell's Vista Shores. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Dells Vista Shores might be written as Dell Vista Shores. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Dells Vista Shores.

- Return to Citation

<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Dells Vista Shores. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dells Vista Shores) 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 Dells Vista Shores. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dells Vista Shores

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dells Vista Shores. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7589, Longitude: -87.2793     [Map].

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dells Vista Shores.