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Census Data for Poplar Springs ...

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

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




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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Eufaula12,404   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]

Barbour County ...

Poplar Springs is located in Barbour County.

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

Population Rings for Poplar Springs ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]415,784-5.17%
20 mi   [32 km]616,638-4.8%
25 mi   [40 km]717,115-4.89%
30 mi   [48 km]1123,516-10.28%

Miscellaneous Information for Poplar Springs ...

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 Barbour County or the community of Poplar Springs:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Poplar Springs: 1805348

GNIS ID for Barbour County: 161528

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Poplar Springs 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 Poplar Springs.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Poplar Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0393, Longitude: -85.2749     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Poplar Springs 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 Poplar Springs.