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Census Data for Woods Ferry ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Gadsden35,837   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Anniston22,112   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

Saint Clair County ...

Woods Ferry is located in Saint Clair County.

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

Population Rings for Woods Ferry ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]410,504+3.87%
10 mi   [16 km]625,436+6.08%
15 mi   [24 km]831,454+5.64%
20 mi   [32 km]21139,387+1.48%
25 mi   [40 km]29234,786+1.17%
30 mi   [48 km]41257,372+1.14%

Miscellaneous Information for Woods Ferry ...

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 Saint Clair County or the community of Woods Ferry:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Woods Ferry: 165228

GNIS ID for Saint Clair County: 164997

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Woods Ferry 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 Woods Ferry.

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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 Woods Ferry. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclairco.com/

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woods Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6729, Longitude: -86.1516     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Woods Ferry 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 Woods Ferry.