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Packards Bend, Alabama

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Census Data for Packards Bend ...

As far as we can tell, Packards Bend<1> 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 Packards Bend, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
 Monroeville6,072   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Jackson4,907   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Thomasville4,002   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Camden1,919   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

Monroe County ...

Packards Bend is located in Monroe County.

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

Population Rings for Packards Bend ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]2293-6.09%
15 mi   [24 km]51,639-6.18%
20 mi   [32 km]1015,393-5.95%
25 mi   [40 km]1317,295-6.13%
30 mi   [48 km]1622,593-6.12%

Miscellaneous Information for Packards Bend ...

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 Monroe County or the community of Packards Bend:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Packards Bend: 156851

GNIS ID for Monroe County: 161576

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: 099 (Monroe County)

Place Code: 57665 (Packards Bend)

State & County Code: 01/099 (Alabama / Monroe County)

State & Place Code: 01/57665 (Alabama / Packards Bend)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Packards Bend 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 Packards Bend.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Packards Bend. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Packards Bend may originally have been Packard's Bend. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Packards Bend might be written as Packard Bend. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Packards Bend.

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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' distance that stretches from Packards Bend. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Packards Bend) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Packards Bend. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7760, Longitude: -87.4894     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Packards Bend 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Packards Bend.