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Census Data for Gum Spring ...

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

  • Reedsville [Preston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reedsville
    • Reedsville [Preston County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Gum Spring
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 604 people. This represents a 1.85% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 593 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reedsville<3>
  • Masontown [Preston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Masontown
    • Masontown [Preston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Gum Spring
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 538 people. This represents a 1.47% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 546 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Masontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masontown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Masontown<3>
  • Morgantown [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgantown
    • Morgantown [Monongalia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Gum Spring
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 30,549 people. This represents a 3% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 29,660 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgantown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morgantown<3>
  • Westover [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westover
    • Westover [Monongalia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Gum Spring
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,173 people. This represents a 4.77% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 3,983 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westover<3>
  • Newburg [Preston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburg
    • Newburg [Preston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Gum Spring
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 315 people. This represents a 4.26% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 329 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburg<3>
  • Granville [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granville
    • Granville [Monongalia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Gum Spring
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,140 people. This represents a 302.05% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 781 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granville
  • Osage [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osage
    • Osage [Monongalia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Gum Spring
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osage
  • Star City [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Star City
    • Star City [Monongalia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Gum Spring
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,948 people. This represents a 6.74% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,825 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star City
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    • Rivesville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rivesville
      • Rivesville [Marion County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Gum Spring
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 903 people. This represents a 3.32% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 934 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rivesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rivesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rivesville<3>
    • Fairmont [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
      • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Gum Spring
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 18,388 people. This represents a 1.69% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 18,704 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<3>
    • Kingwood [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingwood
      • Kingwood [Preston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Gum Spring
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,057 people. This represents a 4.01% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,939 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingwood<3>
    • Tunnelton [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunnelton
      • Tunnelton [Preston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Gum Spring
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 295 people. This represents a 0.34% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 294 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunnelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunnelton<3>
    • Barrackville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrackville
      • Barrackville [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west of Gum Spring
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,279 people. This represents a 1.77% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,302 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barrackville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrackville
    • Grafton [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
      • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Gum Spring
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,982 people. This represents a 3.52% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,164 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<3>
    • Pleasant Valley [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Valley
      • Pleasant Valley [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west of Gum Spring
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,141 people. This represents a 0.25% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 3,149 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Valley

Monongalia County ...

Gum Spring is located in Monongalia County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Gum Spring ...

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 Monongalia County or the community of Gum Spring:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Gum Spring:
    • GNIS ID for Gum Spring: 1549719
    • GNIS ID for Monongalia County: 1550037
    • GNIS ID for State of West Virginia: 1779805
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Gum Spring 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 Gum Spring.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Monongalia County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monongalia County: www.co.monongalia.wv.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gum Spring. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5184, Longitude: -79.9103       In this case, the coordinates for Gum Spring have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Monongalia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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