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Census Data for Drakes Landing Ferry ...

As far as we can tell, Drakes Landing Ferry<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 Drakes Landing Ferry, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Demopolis7,019   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Livingston3,454   W   25 miles [40.2 km]

Hale County ...

Drakes Landing Ferry is located in Hale County.

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

Population Rings for Drakes Landing Ferry ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]37,616-6.35%
15 mi   [24 km]610,251-6.07%
20 mi   [32 km]1318,275-2.29%
25 mi   [40 km]1725,733-2.84%
30 mi   [48 km]2128,707-2.64%

Miscellaneous Information for Drakes Landing Ferry ...

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 Hale County or the community of Drakes Landing Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Drakes Landing Ferry: 138970

GNIS ID for Hale County: 161558

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Drakes Landing Ferry 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 Drakes Landing Ferry.

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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 Drakes Landing Ferry. 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 Drakes Landing Ferry may originally have been Drake's Landing Ferry. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Drakes Landing Ferry might be written as Drake Landing Ferry. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Drakes Landing Ferry.

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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 'straight-line' distance beginning in Drakes Landing Ferry. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Drakes Landing Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Drakes Landing Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6010, Longitude: -87.7431     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Drakes Landing Ferry 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 Drakes Landing Ferry.