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Dyers Crossroads, Alabama

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Census Data for Dyers Crossroads ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Decatur55,072   N   25 miles [40.2 km]

Cullman County ...

Dyers Crossroads is located in Cullman County.

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

Population Rings for Dyers Crossroads ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]316,254+4.7%
10 mi   [16 km]821,364+3.62%
15 mi   [24 km]1441,883+3.21%
20 mi   [32 km]1956,450+4.11%
25 mi   [40 km]28116,562+2.24%
30 mi   [48 km]39136,326+2%

Miscellaneous Information for Dyers Crossroads ...

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 Cullman County or the community of Dyers Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Dyers Crossroads: 117711

GNIS ID for Cullman County: 161547

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: 043 (Cullman County)

Place Code: 22048 (Dyers Crossroads)

State & County Code: 01/043 (Alabama / Cullman County)

State & Place Code: 01/22048 (Alabama / Dyers Crossroads)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Dyers Crossroads 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 Dyers Crossroads.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.us/

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

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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' (or point-to-point) distance from Dyers Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dyers Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dyers Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2493, Longitude: -86.8206     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dyers Crossroads 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 Dyers Crossroads.