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Census Data for Foster Landing ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Monroeville6,072   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Jackson4,907   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Thomasville4,002   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

Monroe County ...

Foster Landing is located in Monroe County.

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

Population Rings for Foster Landing ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]42,029-5.8%
20 mi   [32 km]1014,686-6.19%
25 mi   [40 km]1322,177-6.13%
30 mi   [48 km]1522,468-6.13%

Miscellaneous Information for Foster Landing ...

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 Monroe County or the community of Foster Landing:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Foster Landing: 156371

GNIS ID for Monroe County: 161576

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Foster Landing 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 Foster Landing.

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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 Foster Landing. 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from Foster Landing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Foster Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Foster Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7188, Longitude: -87.5067     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Foster Landing 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 Foster Landing.