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Scrabble, West Virginia

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Census Data for Scrabble ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
 Frederick (MD)70,060   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Hagerstown (MD)40,452   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Winchester (VA)27,516   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]

Berkeley County ...

Scrabble is primarily located in Berkeley County. A portion of Scrabble extends into Jefferson County.

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

Population Rings for Scrabble ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]32,694+10.46%
10 mi   [16 km]928,416+3.28%
15 mi   [24 km]1990,025+4.07%
20 mi   [32 km]2399,623+4.53%
25 mi   [40 km]35215,919+5.96%
30 mi   [48 km]43304,417+8.44%

Miscellaneous Information for Scrabble ...

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 Berkeley County or the community of Scrabble:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Scrabble: 1549918

GNIS ID for Berkeley County: 1550008

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: 003 (Berkeley County)

Place Code: 72604 (Scrabble)

State & County Code: 54/003 (West Virginia / Berkeley County)

State & Place Code: 54/72604 (West Virginia / Scrabble)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Scrabble 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 Scrabble.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Berkeley County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Berkeley County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Scrabble. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scrabble

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scrabble. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4837, Longitude: -77.8325     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scrabble 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 Scrabble.