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Census Data for Roanoke Junction ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Columbus (GA)197,485   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Auburn63,118   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Phenix City37,132   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Opelika29,869   SW   Less than 2 miles
 Valley9,377   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Tuskegee8,722   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]

Lee County ...

Roanoke Junction is located in Lee County.

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

Population Rings for Roanoke Junction ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]229,869+12.81%
10 mi   [16 km]493,110+16.42%
15 mi   [24 km]9112,195+12.99%
20 mi   [32 km]12119,361+12.39%
25 mi   [40 km]16168,483+10.65%
30 mi   [48 km]22368,780+6.92%

Miscellaneous Information for Roanoke Junction ...

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 Lee County or the community of Roanoke Junction:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Roanoke Junction: 125681

GNIS ID for Lee County: 161566

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: 081 (Lee County)

Place Code: 65064 (Roanoke Junction)

State & County Code: 01/081 (Alabama / Lee County)

State & Place Code: 01/65064 (Alabama / Roanoke Junction)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Roanoke Junction 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 Roanoke Junction.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roanoke Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6796, Longitude: -85.3699     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Roanoke Junction 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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