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Census Data for Scratch Hill ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Meridian (MS)39,113   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Demopolis7,019   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Livingston3,454   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
 York2,373   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]

Sumter County ...

Scratch Hill is located in Sumter County.

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

Population Rings for Scratch Hill ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]22,373-6.5%
10 mi   [16 km]32,690-6.73%
15 mi   [24 km]46,144-3.53%
20 mi   [32 km]87,080-3.99%
25 mi   [40 km]1356,662-4.78%
30 mi   [48 km]2060,814-4.89%

Miscellaneous Information for Scratch Hill ...

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 Sumter County or the community of Scratch Hill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Scratch Hill: 157031

GNIS ID for Sumter County: 161585

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: 119 (Sumter County)

Place Code: 68796 (Scratch Hill)

State & County Code: 01/119 (Alabama / Sumter County)

State & Place Code: 01/68796 (Alabama / Scratch Hill)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Scratch Hill 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 Hill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scratch Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4449, Longitude: -88.2645     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scratch Hill 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 Scratch Hill.