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Census Data for Asbury Church ...

Although we found mention of Asbury Church during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.

One piece of information that we would especially like to find is the location (ie- GPS coordinates) of Asbury Church. If you can help us locate Asbury Church, please Contact Us.




As far as we can tell, Asbury Church has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

Hardy County ...

Asbury Church is located in Hardy County.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Asbury Church ...

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 Hardy County or the community of Asbury Church:

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: 031 (Hardy County)

Place Code: 03028 (Asbury Church)

State & County Code: 54/031 (West Virginia / Hardy County)

State & Place Code: 54/03028 (West Virginia / Asbury Church)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Asbury Church 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 Asbury Church.

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


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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Asbury Church and then turned east". While Asbury Church could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Asbury Church as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Asbury Church could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

Since confusion between counties is common, we searched and weren't able to find another West Virginia community named Asbury Church.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Asbury Church.



 
 
 

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