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Porter, West Virginia
Census Data for Porter ...
As far as we can tell, Porter 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 Porter, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
Clay County ...
Porter is located in Clay County.
For more information, please visit our Census Page for Clay County.
Population Rings for Porter ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Porter and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Porter. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Porter, so its people haven't been included.
Miscellaneous Information for Porter ...
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 Clay County or the community of Porter:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Porter:
GNIS ID for Porter: 1555392
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: 015 (Clay County)
Place Code: 65005 (Porter)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Porter 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 Porter.
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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)
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This page was last modified: 04 Jan 2019