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Reeds Ferry, Alabama

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Census Data for Reeds Ferry ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Hoover84,978   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Bessemer26,511   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Homewood25,613   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]

Walker County ...

Reeds Ferry is located in Walker County.

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

Population Rings for Reeds Ferry ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]32,277-3.64%
10 mi   [16 km]1116,059-3.43%
15 mi   [24 km]1743,562-2.14%
20 mi   [32 km]29117,432-1.17%
25 mi   [40 km]35403,190-0.45%
30 mi   [48 km]48583,641+1.13%

Miscellaneous Information for Reeds Ferry ...

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 Walker County or the community of Reeds Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Reeds Ferry: 142424

GNIS ID for Walker County: 161589

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Reeds Ferry 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 Reeds Ferry.

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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 Reeds Ferry. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.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 Reeds Ferry may originally have been Reed's Ferry. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Reeds Ferry might be written as Reed Ferry. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Reeds Ferry.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Reeds Ferry. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Reeds Ferry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Reeds Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6661, Longitude: -87.1202     [Map].

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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 Reeds Ferry.