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Census Data for Fridays Crossing ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Gadsden35,837   E   24 miles [38.6 km]

Blount County ...

Fridays Crossing is located in Blount County.

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

Population Rings for Fridays Crossing ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]31,610+0.75%
10 mi   [16 km]1013,995+1.1%
15 mi   [24 km]1517,292+1.34%
20 mi   [32 km]2772,946+1.86%
25 mi   [40 km]41165,137+1.6%
30 mi   [48 km]53214,101+2.28%

Miscellaneous Information for Fridays Crossing ...

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 Blount County or the community of Fridays Crossing:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Fridays Crossing: 118642

GNIS ID for Blount County: 161530

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: 009 (Blount County)

Place Code: 28240 (Fridays Crossing)

State & County Code: 01/009 (Alabama / Blount County)

State & Place Code: 01/28240 (Alabama / Fridays Crossing)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Fridays Crossing 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 Fridays Crossing.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.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 Fridays Crossing may originally have been Friday's Crossing. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Fridays Crossing might be written as Friday Crossing. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Fridays Crossing.

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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 that begins in Fridays Crossing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fridays Crossing) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fridays Crossing. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fridays Crossing

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fridays Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0605, Longitude: -86.4332     [Map].

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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 Fridays Crossing.