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Census Data for Glenwood ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Dothan68,468   SE   Less than 2 miles
 Enterprise28,024   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Ozark14,610   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Daleville5,101   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

Houston County ...

Glenwood is located in Houston County.

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

Population Rings for Glenwood ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]571,541+4.28%
10 mi   [16 km]1386,089+4.1%
15 mi   [24 km]1993,763+3.59%
20 mi   [32 km]28120,275+2.27%
25 mi   [40 km]35127,982+1.97%
30 mi   [48 km]44167,112+2.12%

Miscellaneous Information for Glenwood ...

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 Houston County or the community of Glenwood:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Glenwood: 132298

GNIS ID for Houston County: 161560

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Glenwood 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 Glenwood.

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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 Glenwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenwood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2482, Longitude: -85.4149     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glenwood 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 Glenwood.