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Hodges Store, Alabama
(Lawrence County)

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Census Data for Hodges Store ...

Although we found mention of Hodges Store during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.

One piece of information that we would especially like to find is the location (ie- GPS coordinates) of Hodges Store. If you can help us locate Hodges Store, please Contact Us.

As far as we can tell, Hodges Store<2> has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

Lawrence County ...

Hodges Store is located in Lawrence County.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Hodges Store ...

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 Lawrence County or the community of Hodges Store:

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 079 (Lawrence County)

Place Code: 35248 (Hodges Store)

State & County Code: 01/079 (Alabama / Lawrence County)

State & Place Code: 01/35248 (Alabama / Hodges Store)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Hodges Store 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 Hodges Store.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lawrence County

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)

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Hodges Store and then turned east". While Hodges Store could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Hodges Store as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Hodges Store could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

Just in case there has been confusion between counties, we found that there are two Alabama communities named Hodges Store: This one is located in Lawrence County and the other is located in Morgan County. For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hodges Store.

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<2>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Hodges Store may originally have been Hodge's Store. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Hodges Store might be written as Hodge Store. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Hodges Store.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hodges Store.