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Shoals Acres, Alabama

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Census Data for Shoals Acres ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Florence39,959   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Shoals Acres is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Shoals Acres ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]31,568+3.09%
10 mi   [16 km]555,358+2.54%
15 mi   [24 km]1379,070+1.68%
20 mi   [32 km]1781,540+1.55%
25 mi   [40 km]2184,155+1.42%
30 mi   [48 km]26108,768+1.22%

Miscellaneous Information for Shoals Acres ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of Shoals Acres:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Shoals Acres: 126793

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

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: 077 (Lauderdale County)

Place Code: 69984 (Shoals Acres)

State & County Code: 01/077 (Alabama / Lauderdale County)

State & Place Code: 01/69984 (Alabama / Shoals Acres)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Shoals Acres 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 Shoals Acres.

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

Footnotes ...

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

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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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Shoals Acres. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shoals Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shoals Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8687, Longitude: -87.5528     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shoals Acres 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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