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Census Data for Sand Ridge ...

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

 Community 2017<1>
Population
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Calhoun County ...

Sand Ridge is located in Calhoun County.

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

Population Rings for Sand Ridge ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]2531-5.35%
15 mi   [24 km]44,115-6.9%
20 mi   [32 km]75,304-6.44%
25 mi   [40 km]138,425-4.92%
30 mi   [48 km]1711,709-5.56%

Miscellaneous Information for Sand Ridge ...

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 Calhoun County or the community of Sand Ridge:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Sand Ridge: 1555563

GNIS ID for Calhoun County: 1696945

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: 013 (Calhoun County)

Place Code: 71716 (Sand Ridge)

State & County Code: 54/013 (West Virginia / Calhoun County)

State & Place Code: 54/71716 (West Virginia / Sand Ridge)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Sand Ridge 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 Sand Ridge.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 beginning in Sand Ridge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sand Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sand Ridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8018, Longitude: -81.0668     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sand Ridge 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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