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Census Data for Scratch Ankle ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Monroeville6,072   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
 Jackson4,907   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Thomasville4,002   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]

Monroe County ...

Scratch Ankle is located in Monroe County.

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

Population Rings for Scratch Ankle ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]57,860-6.88%
20 mi   [32 km]1010,703-6.74%
25 mi   [40 km]1317,536-6.12%
30 mi   [48 km]1622,593-6.12%

Miscellaneous Information for Scratch Ankle ...

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 Monroe County or the community of Scratch Ankle:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Scratch Ankle: 126495

GNIS ID for Monroe County: 161576

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: 099 (Monroe County)

Place Code: 68792 (Scratch Ankle)

State & County Code: 01/099 (Alabama / Monroe County)

State & Place Code: 01/68792 (Alabama / Scratch Ankle)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Scratch Ankle 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 Scratch Ankle.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scratch Ankle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6605, Longitude: -87.4389     [Map].

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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 Scratch Ankle.