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Census Data for Motley ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Alexander City14,773   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]

Clay County ...

Motley is located in Clay County.

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

Population Rings for Motley ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]3946-1.97%
10 mi   [16 km]51,753-2.23%
15 mi   [24 km]76,030-3.13%
20 mi   [32 km]1331,662-1.66%
25 mi   [40 km]1837,309-2.05%
30 mi   [48 km]2238,275-2.03%

Miscellaneous Information for Motley ...

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 Clay County or the community of Motley:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Motley: 156742

GNIS ID for Clay County: 161539

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: 027 (Clay County)

Place Code: 51576 (Motley)

State & County Code: 01/027 (Alabama / Clay County)

State & Place Code: 01/51576 (Alabama / Motley)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Motley 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 Motley.

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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 Motley. 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Motley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Motley) 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 Motley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Motley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Motley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1171, Longitude: -85.6588     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Motley 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 Motley.