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Census Data for Oka Kapassa ...

So far, we have found very little information about Oka Kapassa. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Oka Kapassa to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Oka Kapassa, please Contact Us.




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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Florence39,959   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   E   5 miles [8 km]

Colbert County ...

Oka Kapassa is located in Colbert County.

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

Population Rings for Oka Kapassa ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]431,290+2.23%
10 mi   [16 km]772,821+2.06%
15 mi   [24 km]1075,514+1.72%
20 mi   [32 km]1286,398+1.45%
25 mi   [40 km]1890,534+1.29%
30 mi   [48 km]2698,524+1.28%

Miscellaneous Information for Oka Kapassa ...

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 Colbert County or the community of Oka Kapassa:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Oka Kapassa: 146251

GNIS ID for Colbert County: 161542

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Oka Kapassa would have been 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 Oka Kapassa.

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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)


The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Oka Kapassa, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oka Kapassa. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7418, Longitude: -87.7334     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oka Kapassa 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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