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Census Data for Gates ...

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

  • Union [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
    • Union [Monroe County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Gates
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 540 people. This represents a 4.42% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 565 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronceverte
    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Gates
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,670 people. This represents a 5.38% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,765 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<2>
  • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alderson
    • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Gates
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,125 people. This represents a 4.98% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,184 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<2>
  • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisburg
    • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Gates
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,807 people. This represents a 0.6% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 3,830 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<2>
  • Pembroke [Giles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembroke
    • Pembroke [Giles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Gates
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,081 people. This represents a 4.17% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,128 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<2>
  • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sulphur Springs
    • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Gates
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,351 people. This represents a 3.81% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,444 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sulphur Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs<2>
  • Peterstown [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peterstown
    • Peterstown [Monroe County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Gates
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 621 people. This represents a 4.9% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 653 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peterstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peterstown<2>
  • New Castle [Craig County]
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    • Pearisburg [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pearisburg
      • Pearisburg [Giles County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Gates
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,636 people. This represents a 5.38% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,786 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearisburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearisburg<2>
    • Rich Creek [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rich Creek
      • Rich Creek [Giles County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Gates
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 741 people. This represents a 4.26% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 774 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rich Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rich Creek<2>
    • Blacksburg [Montgomery County]
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      • Blacksburg [Montgomery County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Gates
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 44,233 people. This represents a 3.78% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 42,620 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<2>
    • Narrows [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Narrows
      • Narrows [Giles County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southwest of Gates
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,952 people. This represents a 3.79% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,029 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narrows have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Narrows
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Narrows<2>
    • Hinton [Summers County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinton
      • Hinton [Summers County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Gates
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,357 people. This represents a 11.92% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,676 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinton<2>
    • Glen Lyn [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Lyn
      • Glen Lyn [Giles County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Gates
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 97 people. This represents a 15.65% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 115 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Lyn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Lyn
    • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Bridge
      • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Gates
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 346 people. This represents a 8.71% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 379 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Bridge

Monroe County ...

Gates is located in Monroe County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Gates ...

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 Monroe County or the community of Gates:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Gates:
    • GNIS ID for Gates: 1554538
    • GNIS ID for Monroe County: 1557702
    • GNIS ID for State of West Virginia: 1779805
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Gates 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 Gates.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Monroe County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gates) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gates. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5657, Longitude: -80.4898       In this case, the coordinates for Gates have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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