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Echols Hill, Alabama

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Census Data for Echols Hill ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Huntsville193,079   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
 Decatur55,072   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Madison47,959   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
 Athens25,393   W   21 miles [33.8 km]

Madison County ...

Echols Hill is located in Madison County.

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

Population Rings for Echols Hill ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2193,079+7.2%
10 mi   [16 km]3241,038+8.07%
15 mi   [24 km]7244,410+8.11%
20 mi   [32 km]10248,001+7.98%
25 mi   [40 km]19336,470+7.01%
30 mi   [48 km]33396,687+6.12%

Miscellaneous Information for Echols Hill ...

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 Madison County or the community of Echols Hill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Echols Hill: 117847

GNIS ID for Madison County: 161570

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: 089 (Madison County)

Place Code: 22792 (Echols Hill)

State & County Code: 01/089 (Alabama / Madison County)

State & Place Code: 01/22792 (Alabama / Echols Hill)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Echols Hill 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 Echols Hill.

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Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Echols Hill may originally have been Echol's Hill. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Echols Hill might be written as Echol Hill. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Echols Hill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Echols Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7315, Longitude: -86.5753     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Echols Hill 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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