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Blackberry City, West Virginia

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Census Data for Blackberry City ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
 Pikeville (KY)7,106   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Williamson2,924   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

Mingo County ...

Blackberry City is located in Mingo County.

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

Population Rings for Blackberry City ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2454-9.02%
15 mi   [24 km]43,905-8.53%
20 mi   [32 km]97,360-8.99%
25 mi   [40 km]1517,175-3.98%
30 mi   [48 km]2221,622-4.76%

Miscellaneous Information for Blackberry City ...

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 Mingo County or the community of Blackberry City:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Blackberry City: 1536058

GNIS ID for Mingo County: 1550036

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: 059 (Mingo County)

Place Code: 07924 (Blackberry City)

State & County Code: 54/059 (West Virginia / Mingo County)

State & Place Code: 54/07924 (West Virginia / Blackberry City)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Blackberry City 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 Blackberry City.

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

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Blackberry City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blackberry City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blackberry City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blackberry City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blackberry City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6115, Longitude: -82.1665     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blackberry City 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 Blackberry City.