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The location of Mountain View

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Census Data for Mountain View ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Gadsden35,837   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Albertville21,525   SE   5 miles [8 km]

Marshall County ...

Mountain View is located in Marshall County.

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

Population Rings for Mountain View ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]329,962+2.06%
10 mi   [16 km]640,512+1.97%
15 mi   [24 km]1052,371+2.26%
20 mi   [32 km]2162,236+1.84%
25 mi   [40 km]3176,966+1.63%
30 mi   [48 km]51158,790+0.14%

Miscellaneous Information for Mountain View ...

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 Marshall County or the community of Mountain View:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Mountain View: 123529

GNIS ID for Marshall County: 161574

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: 095 (Marshall County)

Place Code: 51912 (Mountain View)

State & County Code: 01/095 (Alabama / Marshall County)

State & Place Code: 01/51912 (Alabama / Mountain View)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Mountain View 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 Mountain View.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Marshall 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 Mountain View. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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 starting in Mountain View. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mountain View) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain View. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3051, Longitude: -86.2980     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain View 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 Mountain View.