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Census Data for Gravelly Springs ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Florence39,959   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   SE   18 miles [29 km]
 Russellville9,815   S   28 miles [45.1 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Gravelly Springs is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Gravelly Springs ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]31,207-3.52%
15 mi   [24 km]550,191+1.17%
20 mi   [32 km]976,036+1.9%
25 mi   [40 km]1781,834+1.5%
30 mi   [48 km]23103,737+1.23%

Miscellaneous Information for Gravelly Springs ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of Gravelly Springs:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Gravelly Springs: 157970

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

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: 077 (Lauderdale County)

Place Code: 31240 (Gravelly Springs)

State & County Code: 01/077 (Alabama / Lauderdale County)

State & Place Code: 01/31240 (Alabama / Gravelly Springs)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Gravelly Springs 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 Gravelly Springs.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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' distance from Gravelly Springs. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gravelly Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gravelly Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8859, Longitude: -87.9081     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gravelly Springs 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 Gravelly Springs.