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Census Data for Saltpetre ...

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

  • Louisa [Lawrence County]
  • Fort Gay [Wayne County]
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    • Fort Gay [Wayne County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Saltpetre
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Gay have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Wayne [Wayne County]
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    • Wayne [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Saltpetre
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayne have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayne<2>
  • Inez [Martin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inez
    • Inez [Martin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Saltpetre
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inez 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 Inez<2>
  • Blaine [Lawrence County]
  • Warfield [Martin County]
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    • Warfield [Martin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Saltpetre
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warfield have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warfield<2>
  • Kermit [Mingo County]
  • Ceredo [Wayne County]
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    • Catlettsburg [Boyd County]
    • Kenova [Wayne County]
    • Paintsville [Johnson County]
    • South Point [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Point
      • South Point [Lawrence County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the north of Saltpetre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Point 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 South Point<2>
    • Huntington [Cabell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
      • Huntington [Cabell County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the north of Saltpetre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington 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 Huntington<2>
    • West Hamlin [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Hamlin
      • West Hamlin [Lincoln County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Saltpetre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Hamlin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Hamlin
    • Chesapeake [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesapeake
      • Chesapeake [Lawrence County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the north of Saltpetre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake<2>

Wayne County ...

Saltpetre is located in Wayne County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Saltpetre ...

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 Wayne County or the community of Saltpetre:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Saltpetre:
    • GNIS ID for Saltpetre: 1555558
    • GNIS ID for Wayne County: 1550056
    • GNIS ID for State of West Virginia: 1779805
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Saltpetre 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 Saltpetre.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saltpetre. 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 'straight-line' (or 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- Saltpetre) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saltpetre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0820, Longitude: -82.5474       In this case, the coordinates for Saltpetre 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 Wayne, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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