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Hays Ford, Alabama

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Census Data for Hays Ford ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Amory (MS)7,067   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Hamilton6,739   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]

Lamar County ...

Hays Ford is located in Lamar County.

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

Population Rings for Hays Ford ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2187-6.97%
10 mi   [16 km]711,477-2.75%
15 mi   [24 km]1016,482-3.09%
20 mi   [32 km]1621,593-3.2%
25 mi   [40 km]2235,187-3.31%
30 mi   [48 km]3558,569-2.71%

Miscellaneous Information for Hays Ford ...

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 Lamar County or the community of Hays Ford:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Hays Ford: 156462

GNIS ID for Lamar County: 161563

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: 075 (Lamar County)

Place Code: 33716 (Hays Ford)

State & County Code: 01/075 (Alabama / Lamar County)

State & Place Code: 01/33716 (Alabama / Hays Ford)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Hays Ford 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 Hays Ford.

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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 Hays Ford may originally have been Hay's Ford. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Hays Ford might be written as Hay Ford. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Hays Ford.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hays Ford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9934, Longitude: -88.0525     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hays Ford 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 Hays Ford.