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Located in: Dallas County (see below)

Time Zone: Tilden lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (334)

Elevation: 280 feet [85.34 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Tilden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0660, Longitude: -87.1430     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tilden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   32° 3' 57"
Lon:   -87° 8' 34"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Tilden

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Tilden

GNIS ID:   127978
FIPS State / Place Code:   01 / 76224

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Tilden)


About Dallas County

The community of Selma is the County Seat for Dallas County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Dallas)

Population

2016:<4>     40,008   (8.7% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     43,820   (5.49% decrease since 2000)
2000:     46,365

Total Area:<5>   993 sq. miles [2,573.9 km²]   - of which 1.52% is water (15.11 sq. miles [39.1 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   20,208

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Dallas

GNIS ID:   161549
FIPS State / County Code:   01 / 047

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Tilden)


About Alabama

From the US Census

Population

2016:     4,863,300   (1.75% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Tilden)

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tilden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Tilden, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Tilden.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Tilden. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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