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Zana, Alabama

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Census Data for Zana ...

So far, we have found very little information about Zana. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Zana to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Zana, please Contact Us.

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Alexander City14,773   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

Tallapoosa County ...

Zana is located in Tallapoosa County.

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

Population Rings for Zana ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]41,016-2.5%
10 mi   [16 km]41,016-2.5%
15 mi   [24 km]820,455-1.31%
20 mi   [32 km]1430,196-2.17%
25 mi   [40 km]1837,274-2.04%
30 mi   [48 km]2338,499-2.03%

Miscellaneous Information for Zana ...

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 Tallapoosa County or the community of Zana:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Zana: 167966

GNIS ID for Tallapoosa County: 161587

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: 123 (Tallapoosa County)

Place Code: 84200 (Zana)

State & County Code: 01/123 (Alabama / Tallapoosa County)

State & Place Code: 01/84200 (Alabama / Zana)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Zana would have been 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 Zana.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Zana, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Zana. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0282, Longitude: -85.7211     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Zana 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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