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Census Data for Girta ...

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

  • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabeth
    • Elizabeth [Wirt County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Girta
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 838 people. This represents a 1.82% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 823 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabeth<2>
  • Cairo [Ritchie County]
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    • Cairo [Ritchie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Girta
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 254 people. This represents a 9.61% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 281 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cairo 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 Cairo<2>
  • Grantsville [Calhoun County]
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    • Grantsville [Calhoun County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Girta
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 513 people. This represents a 8.56% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 561 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsville 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 Grantsville<2>
  • Harrisville [Ritchie County]
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    • Harrisville [Ritchie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Girta
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,674 people. This represents a 10.77% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,876 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Reedy [Roane County]
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    • Reedy [Roane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Girta
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 161 people. This represents a 11.54% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 182 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedy have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ellenboro [Ritchie County]
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    • Ellenboro [Ritchie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Girta
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellenboro 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 Ellenboro<2>
  • Pullman [Ritchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pullman
    • Pullman [Ritchie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Girta
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 136 people. This represents a 11.69% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 154 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pullman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Belmont [Pleasants County]
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    • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Girta
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 862 people. This represents a 4.54% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 903 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Hills [Wood County]
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      • North Hills [Wood County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Girta
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 774 people. This represents a 6.97% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 832 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Parkersburg [Wood County]
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      • Parkersburg [Wood County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Girta
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 29,306 people. This represents a 6.94% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 31,492 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkersburg<2>
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
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      • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Girta
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,003 people. This represents a 14.35% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,171 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<2>
    • Spencer [Roane County]
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      • Spencer [Roane County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the south of Girta
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,038 people. This represents a 12.23% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,322 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spencer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<2>
    • Belpre [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belpre
      • Belpre [Washington County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Girta
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 6,386 people. This represents a 0.85% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 6,441 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belpre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belpre<2>
    • Auburn [Ritchie County]
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      • Auburn [Ritchie County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the east of Girta
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 88 people. This represents a 9.28% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 97 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
      • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Girta
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,772 people. This represents a 4.73% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,860 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<2>

Ritchie County ...

Girta is located in Ritchie County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Girta ...

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 Ritchie County or the community of Girta:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Girta:
    • GNIS ID for Girta: 1549705
    • GNIS ID for Ritchie County: 1689049
    • GNIS ID for State of West Virginia: 1779805
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Girta 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 Girta.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Girta. 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Girta) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Girta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0851, Longitude: -81.2604       In this case, the coordinates for Girta 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 Ritchie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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