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Census Data for Poplar Springs ...

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<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Jasper14,003   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

Winston County ...

Poplar Springs is located in Winston County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Winston 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.<3> 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    
10 mi   [16 km]52,250-3.02%
15 mi   [24 km]1018,599-2.55%
20 mi   [32 km]1324,290-2.52%
25 mi   [40 km]2034,506-2.85%
30 mi   [48 km]3149,060-2.4%

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 Winston 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: 160432

GNIS ID for Winston County: 161592

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: 133 (Winston County)

Place Code: 61776 (Poplar Springs)

State & County Code: 01/133 (Alabama / Winston County)

State & Place Code: 01/61776 (Alabama / Poplar Springs)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Poplar Springs 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.

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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 Poplar Springs. 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 'straight-line' distance that starts in Poplar Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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: 34.0326, Longitude: -87.3961     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Poplar Springs 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.