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Reads Mill, Alabama

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Census Data for Reads Mill ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Gadsden35,837   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
 Anniston22,112   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Oxford21,120   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

Calhoun County ...

Reads Mill is located in Calhoun County.

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

Population Rings for Reads Mill ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]25,135-0.48%
10 mi   [16 km]844,414+0.45%
15 mi   [24 km]12108,856-1.82%
20 mi   [32 km]18138,291-1.69%
25 mi   [40 km]27160,064-1.17%
30 mi   [48 km]36191,341-0.37%

Miscellaneous Information for Reads Mill ...

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 Calhoun County or the community of Reads Mill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Reads Mill: 156947

GNIS ID for Calhoun County: 161533

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: 015 (Calhoun County)

Place Code: 63528 (Reads Mill)

State & County Code: 01/015 (Alabama / Calhoun County)

State & Place Code: 01/63528 (Alabama / Reads Mill)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Reads Mill 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 Reads Mill.

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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 Reads Mill. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.org/

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

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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 Reads Mill. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Reads Mill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Reads Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8732, Longitude: -85.9016     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Reads Mill 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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