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Wills Valley, Alabama

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Census Data for Wills Valley ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Scottsboro14,677   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]

DeKalb County ...

Wills Valley is located in DeKalb County.

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

Population Rings for Wills Valley ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]314,381+0.61%
10 mi   [16 km]1025,260+0.63%
15 mi   [24 km]1528,718+0.45%
20 mi   [32 km]2743,408-0.42%
25 mi   [40 km]3264,654-0.45%
30 mi   [48 km]3778,723-0.37%

Miscellaneous Information for Wills Valley ...

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 DeKalb County or the community of Wills Valley:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Wills Valley: 157266

GNIS ID for DeKalb County: 161550

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: 049 (DeKalb County)

Place Code: 82740 (Wills Valley)

State & County Code: 01/049 (Alabama / DeKalb County)

State & Place Code: 01/82740 (Alabama / Wills Valley)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Wills Valley 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 Wills Valley.

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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 Wills Valley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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

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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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Wills Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wills Valley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wills Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4779, Longitude: -85.7141     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wills Valley 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 Wills Valley.