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Census Data for Dempsey ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Florence39,959   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Russellville9,815   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Sheffield9,025   NE   23 miles [37 km]

Franklin County ...

Dempsey is located in Franklin County.

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

Population Rings for Dempsey ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]3640-0.93%
15 mi   [24 km]715,795-0.32%
20 mi   [32 km]1321,912-0.3%
25 mi   [40 km]2064,594+0.57%
30 mi   [48 km]26112,768+0.94%

Miscellaneous Information for Dempsey ...

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 Franklin County or the community of Dempsey:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Dempsey: 117224

GNIS ID for Franklin County: 161555

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: 059 (Franklin County)

Place Code: 20320 (Dempsey)

State & County Code: 01/059 (Alabama / Franklin County)

State & Place Code: 01/20320 (Alabama / Dempsey)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Dempsey 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 Dempsey.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dempsey. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Dempsey. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dempsey) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dempsey. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4843, Longitude: -87.9498     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dempsey 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 Dempsey.