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Hicks Hill, Alabama

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Census Data for Hicks Hill ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Montgomery200,022   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Prattville35,606   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Selma18,983   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Millbrook15,413   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Greenville7,781   S   28 miles [45.1 km]

Lowndes County ...

Hicks Hill is located in Lowndes County.

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

Population Rings for Hicks Hill ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2804-6.29%
10 mi   [16 km]73,057-7.62%
15 mi   [24 km]83,911-6.41%
20 mi   [32 km]1024,122-8.21%
25 mi   [40 km]1159,728-0.85%
30 mi   [48 km]19284,665-2.01%

Miscellaneous Information for Hicks Hill ...

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 Lowndes County or the community of Hicks Hill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Hicks Hill: 120041

GNIS ID for Lowndes County: 161568

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: 085 (Lowndes County)

Place Code: 34355 (Hicks Hill)

State & County Code: 01/085 (Alabama / Lowndes County)

State & Place Code: 01/34355 (Alabama / Hicks Hill)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Hicks Hill 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 Hicks Hill.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hicks Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2393, Longitude: -86.7486     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hicks Hill 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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