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Gobblers Crossing, Alabama

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Census Data for Gobblers Crossing ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Bessemer26,511   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]

Walker County ...

Gobblers Crossing is located in Walker County.

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

Population Rings for Gobblers Crossing ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]32,974-3.35%
10 mi   [16 km]822,508-2.98%
15 mi   [24 km]1024,946-2.95%
20 mi   [32 km]1735,349-2.96%
25 mi   [40 km]30104,856-0.95%
30 mi   [48 km]44390,203-0.32%

Miscellaneous Information for Gobblers 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 Walker County or the community of Gobblers Crossing:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Gobblers Crossing: 119075

GNIS ID for Walker County: 161589

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: 127 (Walker County)

Place Code: 30195 (Gobblers Crossing)

State & County Code: 01/127 (Alabama / Walker County)

State & Place Code: 01/30195 (Alabama / Gobblers Crossing)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Gobblers 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 Gobblers Crossing.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

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

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.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 Gobblers Crossing may originally have been Gobbler's Crossing. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Gobblers Crossing might be written as Gobbler Crossing. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Gobblers 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Gobblers Crossing. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gobblers Crossing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gobblers Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7509, Longitude: -87.2181     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gobblers Crossing 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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