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Grants Mill, Alabama

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Census Data for Grants Mill ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Hoover84,978   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
 Alabaster32,948   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Bessemer26,511   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Homewood25,613   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Pelham23,050   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

Jefferson County ...

Grants Mill is located in Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Grants Mill ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]444,889+0.79%
10 mi   [16 km]10357,860+1.08%
15 mi   [24 km]19512,494+1.98%
20 mi   [32 km]36601,611+1.89%
25 mi   [40 km]49684,437+2.18%
30 mi   [48 km]62721,344+2.54%

Miscellaneous Information for Grants Mill ...

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 Jefferson County or the community of Grants Mill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Grants Mill: 156426

GNIS ID for Jefferson County: 161562

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: 073 (Jefferson County)

Place Code: 31110 (Grants Mill)

State & County Code: 01/073 (Alabama / Jefferson County)

State & Place Code: 01/31110 (Alabama / Grants Mill)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Grants Mill 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 Grants Mill.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

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About Alabama

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.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 Grants Mill may originally have been Grant's Mill. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Grants Mill might be written as Grant Mill. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Grants Mill.

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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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Grants Mill. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grants Mill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grants Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5079, Longitude: -86.6497     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grants Mill 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 Grants Mill.