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Census Data for Theodore ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Mobile192,904   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Daphne25,913   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Prichard22,185   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Pascagoula (MS)21,981   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Fairhope19,421   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

Mobile County ...

Theodore is located in Mobile County.

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

Population Rings for Theodore ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Theodore and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Theodore. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Theodore, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]22,513-1.76%
15 mi   [24 km]4217,602-1.24%
20 mi   [32 km]10288,202+2.41%
25 mi   [40 km]17335,528+2.09%
30 mi   [48 km]20361,233+2.23%

Miscellaneous Information for Theodore ...

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 Mobile County or the community of Theodore:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Theodore: 127851

GNIS ID for Mobile County: 161575

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: 097 (Mobile County)

Place Code: 75768 (Theodore)

State & County Code: 01/097 (Alabama / Mobile County)

State & Place Code: 01/75768 (Alabama / Theodore)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Theodore is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

US Postal Service ZIP Codes ...

While some people have used ZIP codes to identify a community, the ZIP codes were actually created to make mail delivery more efficient by grouping addresses together. Although a ZIP Code doesn't specifically identify a community like Theodore, they do identify addresses that are in (or near) the community. It's important to remember that the boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes.

Our list of ZIP codes for Theodore :  & .<4>

Census ZCTA Codes ...

The US Census Bureau created statistical entities that they call ZIP Code Tabulation Areas (ZCTAs) and these ZCTAs are frequently confused with the ZIP codes that come from the US Postal Service (USPS).

ZCTAs were first created for the 2000 Census and at that time, they were based upon the USPS ZIP codes. While largely covering the same areas, the boundaries of a ZCTA do not necessarily match the boundaries of a postal ZIP code with the same number. For example, while a postal ZIP code can cross a county or state line, a Census ZCTA can not. They should be treated as separate entities with no correlation between them.

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Theodore.

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The Communities of Alabama

About Mobile County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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


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

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Theodore. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Theodore) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Theodore. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5477, Longitude: -88.1753     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Theodore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Theodore or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Theodore.