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Census Data for Knights Ferry ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Prattville35,606   S   23 miles [37 km]

Chilton County ...

Knights Ferry is located in Chilton County.

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

Population Rings for Knights Ferry ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]410,447+1.92%
20 mi   [32 km]829,360+3.83%
25 mi   [40 km]1578,430+6.05%
30 mi   [48 km]24129,150+5.17%

Miscellaneous Information for Knights Ferry ...

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 Chilton County or the community of Knights Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Knights Ferry: 136697

GNIS ID for Chilton County: 161536

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Knights Ferry 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 Knights Ferry.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

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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)


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

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Knights Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7918, Longitude: -86.4228     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Knights Ferry 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 Knights Ferry.