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Petes Crossroads, Alabama

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Census Data for Petes Crossroads ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Hoover84,978   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Bessemer26,511   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Homewood25,613   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]

Jefferson County ...

Petes Crossroads is located in Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Petes Crossroads ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]34,353-4.22%
10 mi   [16 km]1014,966-3.57%
15 mi   [24 km]1949,251+0.62%
20 mi   [32 km]28310,392---
25 mi   [40 km]42452,279+0.56%
30 mi   [48 km]54604,252+1.12%

Miscellaneous Information for Petes Crossroads ...

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 Jefferson County or the community of Petes Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Petes Crossroads: 124650

GNIS ID for Jefferson County: 161562

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: 073 (Jefferson County)

Place Code: 59290 (Petes Crossroads)

State & County Code: 01/073 (Alabama / Jefferson County)

State & Place Code: 01/59290 (Alabama / Petes Crossroads)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Petes Crossroads 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 Petes Crossroads.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Jefferson County

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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 Petes Crossroads. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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 Petes Crossroads may originally have been Pete's Crossroads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Petes Crossroads might be written as Pete Crossroads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Petes Crossroads.

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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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Petes Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Petes Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Petes Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7507, Longitude: -87.0014     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Petes Crossroads 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 Petes Crossroads.