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Slickrock Ford, Alabama

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Census Data for Slickrock Ford ...

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

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

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Florence39,959   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Russellville9,815   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
 Sheffield9,025   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]

Franklin County ...

Slickrock Ford is located in Franklin County.

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

Population Rings for Slickrock Ford ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]29,815-0.15%
15 mi   [24 km]714,744-0.62%
20 mi   [32 km]1539,371-0.17%
25 mi   [40 km]2096,972+1.25%
30 mi   [48 km]26110,107+1%

Miscellaneous Information for Slickrock Ford ...

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 Franklin County or the community of Slickrock Ford:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Slickrock Ford: 157075

GNIS ID for Franklin County: 161555

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: 059 (Franklin County)

Place Code: 71020 (Slickrock Ford)

State & County Code: 01/059 (Alabama / Franklin County)

State & Place Code: 01/71020 (Alabama / Slickrock Ford)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Slickrock Ford 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 Slickrock Ford.

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

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 Slickrock Ford, 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' distance from Slickrock Ford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Slickrock Ford) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Slickrock Ford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Slickrock Ford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Slickrock Ford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5183, Longitude: -87.9175     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Slickrock Ford have been estimated.

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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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