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Census Data for Hughes Ferry ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Montgomery200,022   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Prattville35,606   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Millbrook15,413   W   7 miles [11.3 km]

Elmore County ...

Hughes Ferry is located in Elmore County.

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

Population Rings for Hughes Ferry ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]39,463+22.07%
10 mi   [16 km]6226,205-1.4%
15 mi   [24 km]9263,994-0.58%
20 mi   [32 km]12277,957+0.62%
25 mi   [40 km]14278,943+0.61%
30 mi   [48 km]19281,292+0.54%

Miscellaneous Information for Hughes 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 Elmore County or the community of Hughes Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Hughes Ferry: 137227

GNIS ID for Elmore County: 161551

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Hughes 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 Hughes Ferry.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

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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)


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

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.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 Hughes Ferry may originally have been Hughe's Ferry. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Hughes Ferry might be written as Hughe Ferry. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Hughes Ferry.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hughes Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4887, Longitude: -86.2391     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hughes Ferry 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hughes Ferry.