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Census Data for Sharps Shores ...

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

  • Rogersville [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogersville
    • Rogersville [Lauderdale County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,251 people. This represents a 0.48% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,257 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<3>
  • Courtland [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Courtland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Courtland
    • Courtland [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 588 people. This represents a 3.45% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 609 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Courtland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Courtland<3>
  • North Courtland [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Courtland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Courtland
    • North Courtland [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 620 people. This represents a 1.9% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 632 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Courtland
  • Town Creek [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Town Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Town Creek
    • Town Creek [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,039 people. This represents a 5.55% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,100 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Town Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Town Creek<3>
  • Anderson [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson
    • Anderson [Lauderdale County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 267 people. This represents a 5.32% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 282 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson
  • Hillsboro [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsboro
    • Hillsboro [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 521 people. This represents a 5.62% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 552 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<3>
  • Killen [Lauderdale County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killen have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Killen
    • Killen [Lauderdale County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 955 people. This represents a 13.81% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,108 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Killen<3>
  • Leighton [Colbert County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leighton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leighton
    • Leighton [Colbert County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Sharps Shores
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 756 people. This represents a 3.7% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 729 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leighton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leighton<3>
  • Continue List   (625 more) ...
    • Lexington [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lexington
      • Lexington [Lauderdale County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the north of Sharps Shores
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 709 people. This represents a 3.54% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 735 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<3>
    • Lester [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lester
      • Lester [Limestone County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Sharps Shores
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 131 people. This represents a 18.02% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 111 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lester
    • Trinity [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trinity
      • Trinity [Morgan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Sharps Shores
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,477 people. This represents a 18.23% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,095 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trinity<3>
    • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscle Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muscle Shoals
      • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Sharps Shores
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 14,575 people. This represents a 10.87% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 13,146 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muscle Shoals
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscle Shoals<3>
    • Saint Florian [Lauderdale County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Florian have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Florian
      • Saint Florian [Lauderdale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Sharps Shores
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 670 people. This represents a 62.23% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 413 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Florian
    • Athens [Limestone County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
      • Athens [Limestone County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the east of Sharps Shores
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 27,366 people. This represents a 24.98% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 21,897 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<3>
    • Florence [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
      • Florence [Lauderdale County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the west of Sharps Shores
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 40,797 people. This represents a 3.76% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 39,319 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<3>

Lauderdale County ...

Sharps Shores is located in Lauderdale County<5>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Sharps Shores ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Lauderdale County or the community of Sharps Shores:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Sharps Shores:
    • GNIS ID for Sharps Shores: 148834
    • GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564
    • GNIS ID for State of Alabama: 1779775
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Sharps Shores 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 Sharps Shores.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sharps Shores. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

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Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Sharps Shores may originally have been Sharp's Shores. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Sharps Shores might be written as Sharp Shores. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Sharps Shores.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sharps Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sharps Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7806, Longitude: -87.3111       In this case, the coordinates for Sharps Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Lauderdale, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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