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La Grange, Alabama

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Census Data for La Grange ...

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

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

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Florence39,959   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Russellville9,815   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

Colbert County ...

La Grange is located in Colbert County.

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

Population Rings for La Grange ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2707-3.02%
10 mi   [16 km]734,047+1.79%
15 mi   [24 km]1386,602+1.46%
20 mi   [32 km]1591,165+1.2%
25 mi   [40 km]2195,749+1.18%
30 mi   [48 km]25104,780+1.06%

Miscellaneous Information for La Grange ...

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 Colbert County or the community of La Grange:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for La Grange: 166021

GNIS ID for Colbert County: 161542

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

La Grange 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 La Grange.

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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 Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.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 La Grange, 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in La Grange. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- La Grange) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Grange. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6612, Longitude: -87.5603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for La Grange 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 La Grange.