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Keys Chapel, Alabama

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Census Data for Keys Chapel ...

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

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

As far as we can tell, Keys Chapel<2> 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 Keys Chapel, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<3>
 Florence39,959   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Keys Chapel is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Keys Chapel ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Keys Chapel and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Keys Chapel. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<5> We don't have the population of Keys Chapel, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2591+43.1%
10 mi   [16 km]441,527+1.68%
15 mi   [24 km]873,604+1.9%
20 mi   [32 km]1277,746+1.78%
25 mi   [40 km]1882,499+1.49%
30 mi   [48 km]25107,261+1.3%

Miscellaneous Information for Keys Chapel ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of Keys Chapel:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Keys Chapel: 157331

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Keys Chapel 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 Keys Chapel.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Keys Chapel, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Keys Chapel may originally have been Key's Chapel. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Keys Chapel might be written as Key Chapel. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Keys Chapel.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Keys Chapel. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Keys Chapel) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keys Chapel. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9412, Longitude: -87.6703     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Keys Chapel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>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 Keys Chapel.