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The location of Mount Sharon

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Census Data for Mount Sharon ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Hoover84,978   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Alabaster32,948   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Homewood25,613   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Pelham23,050   W   21 miles [33.8 km]

Talladega County ...

Mount Sharon is located in Talladega County.

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

Population Rings for Mount Sharon ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]47,097-0.3%
10 mi   [16 km]821,990-0.94%
15 mi   [24 km]1130,189+1.79%
20 mi   [32 km]1243,678+5.81%
25 mi   [40 km]22251,321+4.42%
30 mi   [48 km]36385,096+4.44%

Miscellaneous Information for Mount Sharon ...

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 Talladega County or the community of Mount Sharon:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Mount Sharon: 156753

GNIS ID for Talladega County: 161586

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: 121 (Talladega County)

Place Code: 52450 (Mount Sharon)

State & County Code: 01/121 (Alabama / Talladega County)

State & Place Code: 01/52450 (Alabama / Mount Sharon)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Mount Sharon 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 Mount Sharon.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Talladega 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 Mount Sharon. 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 in Mount Sharon. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Sharon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Sharon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2104, Longitude: -86.4108     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Sharon 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 Mount Sharon.