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Howells Ferry Heights, Alabama

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Census Data for Howells Ferry Heights ...

As far as we can tell, Howells Ferry Heights<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 Howells Ferry Heights, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
 Mobile192,904   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Daphne25,913   E   23 miles [37 km]
 Prichard22,185   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Fairhope19,421   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]

Mobile County ...

Howells Ferry Heights is located in Mobile County.

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

Population Rings for Howells Ferry Heights ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]24,155+20.96%
10 mi   [16 km]432,248+0.15%
15 mi   [24 km]7245,287-0.65%
20 mi   [32 km]8247,248-0.63%
25 mi   [40 km]12282,602+1.01%
30 mi   [48 km]16326,415+2.51%

Miscellaneous Information for Howells Ferry Heights ...

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 Howells Ferry Heights:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Howells Ferry Heights: 143437

GNIS ID for Mobile County: 161575

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Howells Ferry Heights 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 Howells Ferry Heights.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 starts in Howells Ferry Heights. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Howells Ferry Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Howells Ferry Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7438, Longitude: -88.2611     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Howells Ferry Heights 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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