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Census Data for Howtons Ferry ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Birmingham212,157   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Tuscaloosa99,543   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Hoover84,978   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Bessemer26,511   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Homewood25,613   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Northport25,045   SW   23 miles [37 km]

Jefferson County ...

Howtons Ferry is located in Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Howtons Ferry ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Howtons Ferry and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Howtons Ferry. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Howtons Ferry, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]417,211-3.27%
20 mi   [32 km]1775,288-2.81%
25 mi   [40 km]30238,521+3.34%
30 mi   [48 km]41644,697+2.61%

Miscellaneous Information for Howtons Ferry ...

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 Jefferson County or the community of Howtons Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Howtons Ferry: 1987075

GNIS ID for Jefferson County: 161562

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Howtons Ferry 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 Howtons Ferry.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Howtons Ferry. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Howtons Ferry. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Howtons Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Howtons Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4832, Longitude: -87.2847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Howtons Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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 Howtons Ferry.