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Jones Valley, Alabama

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Census Data for Jones Valley ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
 Hoover84,978   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Alabaster32,948   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Bessemer26,511   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Homewood25,613   E   4 miles [6.4 km]

Jefferson County ...

Jones Valley is located in Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Jones Valley ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]646,557-0.53%
10 mi   [16 km]18462,733+0.53%
15 mi   [24 km]29580,615+1.56%
20 mi   [32 km]33616,241+1.76%
25 mi   [40 km]44668,062+2.27%
30 mi   [48 km]59697,213+2.42%

Miscellaneous Information for Jones Valley ...

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 Jones Valley:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Jones Valley: 121026

GNIS ID for Jefferson County: 161562

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: 073 (Jefferson County)

Place Code: 39016 (Jones Valley)

State & County Code: 01/073 (Alabama / Jefferson County)

State & Place Code: 01/39016 (Alabama / Jones Valley)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Jones Valley 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 Valley.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jones Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4651, Longitude: -86.8789     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jones Valley 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 Valley.