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Census Data for Poplar Springs Branch ...

As far as we can tell, Poplar Springs Branch 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 Poplar Springs Branch, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Decatur55,072   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Madison47,959   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Florence39,959   W   23 miles [37 km]
 Athens25,393   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   W   21 miles [33.8 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Poplar Springs Branch is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Poplar Springs Branch ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]21,220-2.94%
10 mi   [16 km]52,709-2.55%
15 mi   [24 km]95,139-2.63%
20 mi   [32 km]1535,368+10.26%
25 mi   [40 km]25168,220+2.5%
30 mi   [48 km]33245,826+4.24%

Miscellaneous Information for Poplar Springs Branch ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of Poplar Springs Branch:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Poplar Springs Branch: 125165

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

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: 077 (Lauderdale County)

Place Code: 61785 (Poplar Springs Branch)

State & County Code: 01/077 (Alabama / Lauderdale County)

State & Place Code: 01/61785 (Alabama / Poplar Springs Branch)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Poplar Springs Branch 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 Poplar Springs Branch.

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The Communities of Alabama

About Lauderdale 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 Poplar Springs Branch. 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Poplar Springs Branch. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Poplar Springs Branch) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Poplar Springs Branch. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7970, Longitude: -87.2556     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Poplar Springs Branch 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 Poplar Springs Branch.