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Census Data for Hollingers Island ...

Although we found mention of Hollingers Island 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 Hollingers Island. If you can help us locate Hollingers Island, please Contact Us.




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

Mobile County ...

Hollingers Island is located in Mobile County.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Hollingers Island ...

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 Mobile County or the community of Hollingers Island:

The FIPS Codes ...

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

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 097 (Mobile County)

Place Code: 35500 (Hollingers Island)

State & County Code: 01/097 (Alabama / Mobile County)

State & Place Code: 01/35500 (Alabama / Hollingers Island)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Hollingers Island 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 Hollingers Island.

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The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 south past Hollingers Island and then turned east". While Hollingers Island could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Hollingers Island 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 Hollingers Island 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.

Since confusion between counties is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alabama community named Hollingers Island.

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hollingers Island.