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Chattaroy, West Virginia

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Census Data for Chattaroy ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
 Pikeville (KY)7,106   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Paintsville (KY)4,203   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
 Prestonsburg (KY)3,541   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Williamson2,924   S   2 miles [3.2 km]

Mingo County ...

Chattaroy is located in Mingo County.

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

Population Rings for Chattaroy ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]33,451-8.46%
10 mi   [16 km]43,905-8.53%
15 mi   [24 km]64,526-8.45%
20 mi   [32 km]1014,293-3.21%
25 mi   [40 km]1517,043-3.97%
30 mi   [48 km]2026,577+0.75%

Miscellaneous Information for Chattaroy ...

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 Chattaroy:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Chattaroy: 1554114

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: 14692 (Chattaroy)

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

State & Place Code: 54/14692 (West Virginia / Chattaroy)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Chattaroy 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 Chattaroy.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chattaroy. 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Chattaroy. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chattaroy) 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 Chattaroy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chattaroy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chattaroy. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7034, Longitude: -82.2810     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chattaroy 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 Chattaroy.