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The location of Salt Rock

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Census Data for Salt Rock ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Huntington48,113   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Ashland (KY)21,038   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
 South Charleston12,859   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Ironton (OH)10,891   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Saint Albans10,553   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Dunbar7,543   E   25 miles [40.2 km]

Cabell County ...

Salt Rock is located in Cabell County.

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

Population Rings for Salt Rock ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Salt Rock and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Salt Rock. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Salt Rock, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2757-2.2%
10 mi   [16 km]58,747+5.35%
15 mi   [24 km]1166,480-0.52%
20 mi   [32 km]1575,254-0.81%
25 mi   [40 km]28134,959-1.84%
30 mi   [48 km]36174,800-2.23%

Miscellaneous Information for Salt Rock ...

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 Cabell County or the community of Salt Rock:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Salt Rock: 1555557

GNIS ID for Cabell County: 1550012

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: 011 (Cabell County)

Place Code: 71476 (Salt Rock)

State & County Code: 54/011 (West Virginia / Cabell County)

State & Place Code: 54/71476 (West Virginia / Salt Rock)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Salt Rock 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 Salt Rock.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cabell County: www.cabellcounty.org/

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Salt Rock. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Salt Rock) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Salt Rock. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3231, Longitude: -82.2210     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Salt Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Salt Rock.