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Census Data for Orleans Cross Roads ...

As far as we can tell, Orleans Cross Roads<1> 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 Orleans Cross Roads, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2017<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Cumberland (MD)19,707   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Martinsburg17,404   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]

Morgan County ...

Orleans Cross Roads is located in Morgan County.

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

Population Rings for Orleans Cross Roads ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Orleans Cross Roads and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Orleans Cross Roads. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Orleans Cross Roads, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]31,093-3.45%
15 mi   [24 km]42,641-1.34%
20 mi   [32 km]723,109-5.07%
25 mi   [40 km]1648,007-2.71%
30 mi   [48 km]2463,819-3.12%

Miscellaneous Information for Orleans Cross Roads ...

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 Morgan County or the community of Orleans Cross Roads:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Orleans Cross Roads: 1555273

GNIS ID for Morgan County: 1557950

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: 065 (Morgan County)

Place Code: 61012 (Orleans Cross Roads)

State & County Code: 54/065 (West Virginia / Morgan County)

State & Place Code: 54/61012 (West Virginia / Orleans Cross Roads)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Orleans Cross Roads 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 Orleans Cross Roads.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


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Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Orleans Cross Roads may originally have been Orlean's Cross Roads. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Orleans Cross Roads might be written as Orlean Cross Roads. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Orleans Cross Roads.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Orleans Cross Roads. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Orleans Cross Roads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orleans Cross Roads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6245, Longitude: -78.3792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Orleans Cross Roads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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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