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Hughes Mill, Alabama

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Census Data for Hughes Mill ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Albertville21,525   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Scottsboro14,677   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Fort Payne14,099   NE   5 miles [8 km]

DeKalb County ...

Hughes Mill is located in DeKalb County.

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

Population Rings for Hughes Mill ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]314,381+0.61%
10 mi   [16 km]823,491+0.71%
15 mi   [24 km]1832,939+0.32%
20 mi   [32 km]2742,339+0.15%
25 mi   [40 km]3374,355---
30 mi   [48 km]40112,014+0.46%

Miscellaneous Information for Hughes Mill ...

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 DeKalb County or the community of Hughes Mill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Hughes Mill: 156506

GNIS ID for DeKalb County: 161550

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

The FIPS Codes ...

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

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 049 (DeKalb County)

Place Code: 36550 (Hughes Mill)

State & County Code: 01/049 (Alabama / DeKalb County)

State & Place Code: 01/36550 (Alabama / Hughes Mill)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Hughes Mill 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 Mill.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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 Mill may originally have been Hughe's Mill. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Hughes Mill might be written as Hughe Mill. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Hughes Mill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hughes Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4190, Longitude: -85.7839     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hughes Mill 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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