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Census Data for Amma ...

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

 Community 2017<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Charleston47,929   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
 South Charleston12,493   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Dunbar7,338   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]

Roane County ...

Amma is located in Roane County.

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

Population Rings for Amma ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]21,142-6.93%
15 mi   [24 km]31,598-6.98%
20 mi   [32 km]43,709-8.19%
25 mi   [40 km]953,849-6.81%
30 mi   [48 km]2592,110-6.42%

Miscellaneous Information for Amma ...

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 Roane County or the community of Amma:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Amma: 1534922

GNIS ID for Roane County: 1550050

GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 54 (West Virginia)

County Code: 087 (Roane County)

Place Code: 01732 (Amma)

State & County Code: 54/087 (West Virginia / Roane County)

State & Place Code: 54/01732 (West Virginia / Amma)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Amma is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Amma.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amma. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5687, Longitude: -81.2657     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amma 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Amma.



 
 
 

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