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Census Data for Gold Ridge ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Decatur55,072   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]

Cullman County ...

Gold Ridge is located in Cullman County.

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

Population Rings for Gold Ridge ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]3966+0.1%
10 mi   [16 km]718,662+4.27%
15 mi   [24 km]1436,840+3.87%
20 mi   [32 km]2057,104+4.12%
25 mi   [40 km]2862,742+5.37%
30 mi   [48 km]43166,008+2.27%

Miscellaneous Information for Gold Ridge ...

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 Cullman County or the community of Gold Ridge:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Gold Ridge: 119089

GNIS ID for Cullman County: 161547

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: 043 (Cullman County)

Place Code: 30400 (Gold Ridge)

State & County Code: 01/043 (Alabama / Cullman County)

State & Place Code: 01/30400 (Alabama / Gold Ridge)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Gold Ridge 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 Gold Ridge.

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

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gold Ridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2598, Longitude: -86.7533     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gold Ridge 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 Gold Ridge.