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Census Data for Scant City ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Huntsville193,079   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Albertville21,525   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Cullman15,496   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]

Marshall County ...

Scant City is located in Marshall County.

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

Population Rings for Scant City ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]38,419+3.59%
10 mi   [16 km]416,856+3.26%
15 mi   [24 km]943,479+2.2%
20 mi   [32 km]1759,162+2.49%
25 mi   [40 km]30262,684+5.81%
30 mi   [48 km]49378,265+5.98%

Miscellaneous Information for Scant City ...

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 Marshall County or the community of Scant City:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Scant City: 153345

GNIS ID for Marshall County: 161574

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: 095 (Marshall County)

Place Code: 68520 (Scant City)

State & County Code: 01/095 (Alabama / Marshall County)

State & Place Code: 01/68520 (Alabama / Scant City)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Scant City 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 Scant City.

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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 Scant City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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 that stretches from Scant City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Scant City) 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 Scant City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scant City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scant City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3623, Longitude: -86.4236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scant City 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 Scant City.