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Smiths Mill, Alabama

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Census Data for Smiths Mill ...

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

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Talladega County ...

Smiths Mill is located in Talladega County.

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

Population Rings for Smiths Mill ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]26,491+3.59%
10 mi   [16 km]538,052+3.28%
15 mi   [24 km]961,906+1.68%
20 mi   [32 km]1493,292+0.37%
25 mi   [40 km]25151,589+1.44%
30 mi   [48 km]37226,596+1.63%

Miscellaneous Information for Smiths Mill ...

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 Talladega County or the community of Smiths Mill:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Smiths Mill: 157078

GNIS ID for Talladega County: 161586

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: 121 (Talladega County)

Place Code: 71155 (Smiths Mill)

State & County Code: 01/121 (Alabama / Talladega County)

State & Place Code: 01/71155 (Alabama / Smiths Mill)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Smiths Mill 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 Smiths Mill.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smiths Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5601, Longitude: -86.1200     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smiths Mill 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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