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Wheeler Dam Village, Alabama

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Census Data for Wheeler Dam Village ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
 Decatur55,072   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Florence39,959   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
 Athens25,393   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

Lawrence County ...

Wheeler Dam Village is located in Lawrence County.

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

Population Rings for Wheeler Dam Village ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]21,220-2.94%
10 mi   [16 km]85,462-4.46%
15 mi   [24 km]1221,123+2.72%
20 mi   [32 km]1981,721+1.53%
25 mi   [40 km]24114,071+4.27%
30 mi   [48 km]27179,016+2.32%

Miscellaneous Information for Wheeler Dam Village ...

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 Lawrence County or the community of Wheeler Dam Village:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Wheeler Dam Village: 128832

GNIS ID for Lawrence County: 161565

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: 079 (Lawrence County)

Place Code: 81805 (Wheeler Dam Village)

State & County Code: 01/079 (Alabama / Lawrence County)

State & Place Code: 01/81805 (Alabama / Wheeler Dam Village)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Wheeler Dam Village 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 Wheeler Dam Village.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Wheeler Dam Village. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wheeler Dam Village) 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 Wheeler Dam Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wheeler Dam Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wheeler Dam Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7934, Longitude: -87.3781     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wheeler Dam Village 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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