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Kearney, Alabama

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Census Data for Kearney ...

So far, we have found very little information about Kearney. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Kearney to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Kearney, please Contact Us.

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Gadsden35,837   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Anniston22,112   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Oxford21,120   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]

Calhoun County ...

Kearney is located in Calhoun County.

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

Population Rings for Kearney ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]212,657+0.87%
10 mi   [16 km]420,399-0.32%
15 mi   [24 km]751,923-2.06%
20 mi   [32 km]17116,309-1.69%
25 mi   [40 km]23146,372-1.66%
30 mi   [48 km]32168,313-1.33%

Miscellaneous Information for Kearney ...

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 Calhoun County or the community of Kearney:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Kearney: 166221

GNIS ID for Calhoun County: 161533

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Kearney would have been 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 Kearney.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Calhoun County

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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)

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Kearney, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kearney. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8854, Longitude: -85.7083     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kearney 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 Kearney.