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Jones Crossroads, Alabama
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Census Data for Jones Crossroads ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Dothan68,468   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
 Enterprise28,024   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Ozark14,610   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Daleville5,101   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

Houston County ...

Jones Crossroads is located in Houston County.

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

Population Rings for Jones Crossroads ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]369,905+4.42%
10 mi   [16 km]1282,862+3.96%
15 mi   [24 km]21101,558+3.12%
20 mi   [32 km]29121,895+2.17%
25 mi   [40 km]37158,054+2.59%
30 mi   [48 km]45167,952+2.31%

Miscellaneous Information for Jones Crossroads ...

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 Houston County or the community of Jones Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Jones Crossroads: 156537

GNIS ID for Houston County: 161560

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: 069 (Houston County)

Place Code: 38980 (Jones Crossroads)

State & County Code: 01/069 (Alabama / Houston County)

State & Place Code: 01/38980 (Alabama / Jones Crossroads)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Jones Crossroads 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 Jones Crossroads.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.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 Jones Crossroads may originally have been Jone's Crossroads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Jones Crossroads might be written as Jone Crossroads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Jones Crossroads.

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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 starts in Jones Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jones Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jones Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2107, Longitude: -85.4847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jones Crossroads 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 Jones Crossroads.