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Gallups Crossroads, Alabama

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Census Data for Gallups Crossroads ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Hoover84,978   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Alabaster32,948   W   23 miles [37 km]
 Bessemer26,511   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Homewood25,613   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Pelham23,050   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

Shelby County ...

Gallups Crossroads is located in Shelby County.

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

Population Rings for Gallups Crossroads ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]45,340+8.98%
10 mi   [16 km]712,437+3.49%
15 mi   [24 km]1129,589+3.16%
20 mi   [32 km]20246,955+3.77%
25 mi   [40 km]34614,648+2.96%
30 mi   [48 km]45697,950+2.5%

Miscellaneous Information for Gallups 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 Shelby County or the community of Gallups Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Gallups Crossroads: 156391

GNIS ID for Shelby County: 161584

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: 117 (Shelby County)

Place Code: 28850 (Gallups Crossroads)

State & County Code: 01/117 (Alabama / Shelby County)

State & Place Code: 01/28850 (Alabama / Gallups Crossroads)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Gallups 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 Gallups Crossroads.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

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 Gallups Crossroads may originally have been Gallup's Crossroads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Gallups Crossroads might be written as Gallup Crossroads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Gallups 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' distance from Gallups Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gallups Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gallups Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3493, Longitude: -86.4608     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gallups 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 Gallups Crossroads.