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Census Data for Camp Ground ...

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

 Community 2017<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Morgantown30,547   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Fairmont18,467   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Bridgeport8,635   W   28 miles [45.1 km]

Preston County ...

Camp Ground is located in Preston County.

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

Population Rings for Camp Ground ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]43,804-0.34%
10 mi   [16 km]97,048-0.18%
15 mi   [24 km]1012,125-0.82%
20 mi   [32 km]1751,491+1.71%
25 mi   [40 km]3790,282+3.08%
30 mi   [48 km]50108,231+2.84%

Miscellaneous Information for Camp Ground ...

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 Preston County or the community of Camp Ground:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Camp Ground: 1554054

GNIS ID for Preston County: 1558642

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: 077 (Preston County)

Place Code: 12615 (Camp Ground)

State & County Code: 54/077 (West Virginia / Preston County)

State & Place Code: 54/12615 (West Virginia / Camp Ground)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Camp Ground 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 Camp Ground.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Camp Ground. 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 'straight-line' distance starting in Camp Ground. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Camp Ground) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Camp Ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4140, Longitude: -79.7331     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Camp Ground 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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