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Marks Village, Alabama

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Census Data for Marks Village ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
 Hoover84,978   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
 Alabaster32,948   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Bessemer26,511   SW   18 miles [29 km]
 Homewood25,613   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Pelham23,050   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

Jefferson County ...

Marks Village is located in Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Marks Village ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]5251,374---
10 mi   [16 km]11367,904+0.91%
15 mi   [24 km]25508,233+1.43%
20 mi   [32 km]39617,326+1.68%
25 mi   [40 km]52685,490+2.3%
30 mi   [48 km]62716,962+2.51%

Miscellaneous Information for Marks Village ...

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 Jefferson County or the community of Marks Village:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Marks Village: 122286

GNIS ID for Jefferson County: 161562

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: 073 (Jefferson County)

Place Code: 46840 (Marks Village)

State & County Code: 01/073 (Alabama / Jefferson County)

State & Place Code: 01/46840 (Alabama / Marks Village)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Marks Village 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 Marks Village.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Jefferson 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 Marks Village. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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

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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' distance beginning in Marks Village. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Marks Village) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Marks Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Marks Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marks Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5440, Longitude: -86.7247     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Marks Village 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 Marks Village.