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Shoemaker Springs, Alabama

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Census Data for Shoemaker Springs ...

So far, we have found very little information about Shoemaker Springs. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Shoemaker Springs to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Shoemaker Springs, please Contact Us.

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Decatur55,072   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Madison47,959   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Florence39,959   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Athens25,393   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   W   26 miles [41.8 km]

Limestone County ...

Shoemaker Springs is located in Limestone County.

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

Population Rings for Shoemaker Springs ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]41,618-1.94%
15 mi   [24 km]1130,451+12.59%
20 mi   [32 km]1589,733+3.1%
25 mi   [40 km]24100,111+3.02%
30 mi   [48 km]33241,639+4.38%

Miscellaneous Information for Shoemaker Springs ...

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 Limestone County or the community of Shoemaker Springs:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Shoemaker Springs: 138693

GNIS ID for Limestone County: 161567

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Shoemaker Springs would have been 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 Shoemaker Springs.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for State of Alabama:

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Shoemaker Springs, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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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 Shoemaker Springs. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shoemaker Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shoemaker Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8445, Longitude: -87.1828     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shoemaker Springs 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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