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Census Data for Lakewood ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Huntsville193,079   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Decatur55,072   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Madison47,959   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Athens25,393   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
 Hartselle14,471   S   26 miles [41.8 km]

Limestone County ...

Lakewood is located in Limestone County.

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

Population Rings for Lakewood ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]225,393+15.97%
10 mi   [16 km]325,862+15.81%
15 mi   [24 km]9131,671+6.6%
20 mi   [32 km]17138,056+6.24%
25 mi   [40 km]21335,749+6.91%
30 mi   [48 km]27364,362+6.3%

Miscellaneous Information for Lakewood ...

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 Limestone County or the community of Lakewood:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Lakewood: 151981

GNIS ID for Limestone County: 161567

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: 083 (Limestone County)

Place Code: 41032 (Lakewood)

State & County Code: 01/083 (Alabama / Limestone County)

State & Place Code: 01/41032 (Alabama / Lakewood)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Lakewood 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 Lakewood.

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Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Limestone County

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

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakewood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8179, Longitude: -86.9828     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lakewood 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 Lakewood.