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Census Data for Gerstell ...

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

  • Keyser [Mineral County]
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    • Keyser [Mineral County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,915 people. This represents a 9.63% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,439 people.
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  • Barton [Allegany County]
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    • Barton [Allegany County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 423 people. This represents a 7.44% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 457 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lonaconing [Allegany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lonaconing
    • Lonaconing [Allegany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,107 people. This represents a 8.81% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,214 people.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lonaconing<2>
  • Luke [Allegany County]
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    • Luke [Allegany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 60 people. This represents a 7.69% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 65 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luke have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Westernport [Allegany County]
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    • Westernport [Allegany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,726 people. This represents a 8.58% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,888 people.
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  • Piedmont [Mineral County]
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    • Piedmont [Mineral County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 802 people. This represents a 8.45% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 876 people.
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  • Midland [Allegany County]
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    • Midland [Allegany County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 414 people. This represents a 7.17% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 446 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Frostburg [Allegany County]
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    • Frostburg [Allegany County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Gerstell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 8,505 people. This represents a 5.52% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 9,002 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frostburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Carpendale [Mineral County]
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      • Carpendale [Mineral County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Gerstell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 905 people. This represents a 7.37% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 977 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carpendale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Elk Garden [Mineral County]
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      • Elk Garden [Mineral County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Gerstell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 212 people. This represents a 8.62% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 232 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Garden have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ridgeley [Mineral County]
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      • Ridgeley [Mineral County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Gerstell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 620 people. This represents a 8.15% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 675 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgeley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Romney [Hampshire County]
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      • Romney [Hampshire County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Gerstell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,695 people. This represents a 8.28% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,848 people.
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    • Cumberland [Allegany County]
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      • Cumberland [Allegany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Gerstell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 19,284 people. This represents a 7.55% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 20,859 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
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    • Kitzmiller [Garrett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kitzmiller
      • Kitzmiller [Garrett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Gerstell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 303 people. This represents a 5.61% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 321 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kitzmiller have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kitzmiller<2>
    • Wellersburg [Somerset County]
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      • Wellersburg [Somerset County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the north of Gerstell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 171 people. This represents a 5.52% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 181 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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Mineral County ...

Gerstell is located in Mineral County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Gerstell ...

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 Mineral County or the community of Gerstell:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Gerstell:
    • GNIS ID for Gerstell: 1554549
    • GNIS ID for Mineral County: 1717890
    • GNIS ID for State of West Virginia: 1779805
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Gerstell 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 Gerstell.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Mineral County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mineral County: www.mineralcountywv.com/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gerstell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4834, Longitude: -78.9328       In this case, the coordinates for Gerstell 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 Mineral, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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