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Census Data for Wrights Landing ...

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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Florence39,959   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Tulu (TN)18,899   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Corinth (MS)14,818   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Muscle Shoals13,831   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]

Lauderdale County ...

Wrights Landing is located in Lauderdale County.

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

Population Rings for Wrights Landing ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2198-2.46%
10 mi   [16 km]31,207-3.52%
15 mi   [24 km]44,196-1.94%
20 mi   [32 km]963,135+1.16%
25 mi   [40 km]1580,981+1.75%
30 mi   [48 km]27120,557+1.21%

Miscellaneous Information for Wrights Landing ...

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 Lauderdale County or the community of Wrights Landing:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Wrights Landing: 163263

GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

Misc. Census Codes ...

Wrights Landing 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 Wrights Landing.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wrights Landing. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

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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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Wrights Landing. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wrights Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wrights Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8926, Longitude: -87.9939     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wrights Landing 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 Wrights Landing.