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Census Data for Shirleys Crossroads ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Troy19,191   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Greenville7,781   W   28 miles [45.1 km]

Crenshaw County ...

Shirleys Crossroads is located in Crenshaw County.

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

Population Rings for Shirleys Crossroads ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Shirleys Crossroads and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Shirleys Crossroads. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Shirleys Crossroads, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]3443-2.21%
10 mi   [16 km]74,585---
15 mi   [24 km]823,776+5.11%
20 mi   [32 km]1126,252+4.16%
25 mi   [40 km]1230,145+3.43%
30 mi   [48 km]2048,714+0.92%

Miscellaneous Information for Shirleys Crossroads ...

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 Crenshaw County or the community of Shirleys Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Shirleys Crossroads: 157053

GNIS ID for Crenshaw County: 161546

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: 041 (Crenshaw County)

Place Code: 69970 (Shirleys Crossroads)

State & County Code: 01/041 (Alabama / Crenshaw County)

State & Place Code: 01/69970 (Alabama / Shirleys Crossroads)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Shirleys Crossroads 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 Shirleys Crossroads.

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Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Shirleys Crossroads may originally have been Shirley's Crossroads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Shirleys Crossroads might be written as Shirley Crossroads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Shirleys Crossroads.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Shirleys Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shirleys Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shirleys Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7149, Longitude: -86.1650     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shirleys Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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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