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Simmons Crossroads, Alabama

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Census Data for Simmons Crossroads ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Auburn63,118   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Opelika29,869   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

Tallapoosa County ...

Simmons Crossroads is located in Tallapoosa County.

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

Population Rings for Simmons Crossroads ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]52,172-5.73%
15 mi   [24 km]1074,110+14.53%
20 mi   [32 km]13113,727+11.44%
25 mi   [40 km]18132,772+9.46%
30 mi   [48 km]22141,450+10.24%

Miscellaneous Information for Simmons 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 Tallapoosa County or the community of Simmons Crossroads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Simmons Crossroads: 157064

GNIS ID for Tallapoosa County: 161587

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: 123 (Tallapoosa County)

Place Code: 70595 (Simmons Crossroads)

State & County Code: 01/123 (Alabama / Tallapoosa County)

State & Place Code: 01/70595 (Alabama / Simmons Crossroads)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Simmons 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 Simmons Crossroads.

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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 Simmons Crossroads may originally have been Simmon's Crossroads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Simmons Crossroads might be written as Simmon Crossroads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Simmons 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Simmons Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Simmons Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Simmons Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6674, Longitude: -85.7225     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Simmons 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Simmons Crossroads.