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Backus, West Virginia
Census Data for Backus ...
As far as we can tell, Backus 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 Backus, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
Fayette County ...
Backus is located in Fayette County.
For more information, please visit our Census Page for Fayette County.
Population Rings for Backus ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Backus and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Backus. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Backus, so its people haven't been included.
Miscellaneous Information for Backus ...
The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Fayette County or the community of Backus:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Backus:
GNIS ID for Backus: 1553774
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: 019 (Fayette County)
Place Code: 03724 (Backus)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Backus 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 Backus.
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This page was last modified: 19 Jan 2019