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Springs Junction, Alabama

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Census Data for Springs Junction ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Birmingham212,157   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Hoover84,978   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Vestavia Hills34,688   N   23 miles [37 km]
 Alabaster32,948   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Bessemer26,511   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Homewood25,613   N   25 miles [40.2 km]

Shelby County ...

Springs Junction is located in Shelby County.

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

Population Rings for Springs Junction ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]213,489+16.08%
10 mi   [16 km]424,751+11.79%
15 mi   [24 km]12106,921+9.23%
20 mi   [32 km]17206,511+6.78%
25 mi   [40 km]28317,701+4.24%
30 mi   [48 km]40618,456+1.99%

Miscellaneous Information for Springs Junction ...

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 Shelby County or the community of Springs Junction:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Springs Junction: 157098

GNIS ID for Shelby County: 161584

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: 117 (Shelby County)

Place Code: 72528 (Springs Junction)

State & County Code: 01/117 (Alabama / Shelby County)

State & Place Code: 01/72528 (Alabama / Springs Junction)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Springs Junction 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 Springs Junction.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Springs Junction. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

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 Springs Junction may originally have been Spring's Junction. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Springs Junction might be written as Spring Junction. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Springs Junction.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Springs Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1118, Longitude: -86.6861     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Springs Junction 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 Springs Junction.