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Census Data for Fortune Ferry ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Selma18,983   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Valley Grande3,849   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]

Dallas County ...

Fortune Ferry is located in Dallas County.

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

Population Rings for Fortune Ferry ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]319,169-8.54%
15 mi   [24 km]422,601-8.3%
20 mi   [32 km]524,989-5.42%
25 mi   [40 km]825,305-5.42%
30 mi   [48 km]1532,390-5.23%

Miscellaneous Information for Fortune 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 Dallas County or the community of Fortune Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Fortune Ferry: 144572

GNIS ID for Dallas County: 161549

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Fortune 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 Fortune Ferry.

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The Communities of Alabama

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fortune Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4296, Longitude: -87.1880     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fortune Ferry 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 Fortune Ferry.