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Census Data for Lake Coves ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Florence39,959   W   5 miles [8 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Lake Coves is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Lake Coves ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Lake Coves and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Lake Coves. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Lake Coves, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]441,527+1.68%
10 mi   [16 km]765,090+2.1%
15 mi   [24 km]1277,318+1.67%
20 mi   [32 km]1781,540+1.55%
25 mi   [40 km]2193,451+1.28%
30 mi   [48 km]26108,768+1.22%

Miscellaneous Information for Lake Coves ...

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 Lake Coves:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Lake Coves: 121315

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

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: 077 (Lauderdale County)

Place Code: 40696 (Lake Coves)

State & County Code: 01/077 (Alabama / Lauderdale County)

State & Place Code: 01/40696 (Alabama / Lake Coves)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Lake Coves 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 Lake Coves.

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The Communities of Alabama

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About Alabama

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 Lake Coves. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lake Coves. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lake Coves) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Coves. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8459, Longitude: -87.5692     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lake Coves have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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 Lake Coves.