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The location of Matilda

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Census Data for Matilda ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Auburn63,118   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Opelika29,869   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Alexander City14,773   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

Tallapoosa County ...

Matilda is located in Tallapoosa County.

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

Population Rings for Matilda ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]64,945-3.04%
15 mi   [24 km]921,430-1.43%
20 mi   [32 km]1324,883-1.44%
25 mi   [40 km]1936,790-1.97%
30 mi   [48 km]25138,852+9.64%

Miscellaneous Information for Matilda ...

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 Tallapoosa County or the community of Matilda:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Matilda: 137471

GNIS ID for Tallapoosa County: 161587

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Matilda 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 Matilda.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Matilda. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9682, Longitude: -85.6847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Matilda 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 Matilda.