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Census Data for Carew ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Beckley16,972   NW   23 miles [37 km]
 Bluefield10,191   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]

Summers County ...

Carew is located in Summers County.

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

Population Rings for Carew ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]64,917-6.63%
15 mi   [24 km]1015,668-5.81%
20 mi   [32 km]1418,702-5.25%
25 mi   [40 km]2049,050-4.02%
30 mi   [48 km]2962,648-4.13%

Miscellaneous Information for Carew ...

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 Summers County or the community of Carew:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Carew: 1554072

GNIS ID for Summers County: 1557805

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: 089 (Summers County)

Place Code: 13335 (Carew)

State & County Code: 54/089 (West Virginia / Summers County)

State & Place Code: 54/13335 (West Virginia / Carew)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Carew 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 Carew.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Summers County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carew. 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)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)



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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carew. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5148, Longitude: -80.8873     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Carew 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 Carew.