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Travelers Rest, Alabama

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Census Data for Travelers Rest ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Prattville35,606   S   25 miles [40.2 km]

Coosa County ...

Travelers Rest is located in Coosa County.

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

Population Rings for Travelers Rest ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]2444-6.92%
20 mi   [32 km]720,170+10.48%
25 mi   [40 km]18104,962+3.92%
30 mi   [48 km]23115,018+4.04%

Miscellaneous Information for Travelers Rest ...

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 Coosa County or the community of Travelers Rest:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Travelers Rest: 157168

GNIS ID for Coosa County: 161544

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: 037 (Coosa County)

Place Code: 76715 (Travelers Rest)

State & County Code: 01/037 (Alabama / Coosa County)

State & Place Code: 01/76715 (Alabama / Travelers Rest)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Travelers Rest 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 Travelers Rest.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Travelers Rest. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8196, Longitude: -86.3305     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Travelers Rest 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 Travelers Rest.