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Census Data for Sheets Mills ...

As far as we can tell, Sheets Mills<1> 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 Sheets Mills, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Fairmont18,622   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Clarksburg16,035   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Bridgeport8,364   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
 Buckhannon5,612   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
 Grafton5,127   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]

Harrison County ...

Sheets Mills is located in Harrison County.

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

Population Rings for Sheets Mills ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Sheets Mills and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Sheets Mills. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Sheets Mills, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]41,494-2.67%
10 mi   [16 km]1034,011-1.53%
15 mi   [24 km]1544,496-1.46%
20 mi   [32 km]1949,952---
25 mi   [40 km]2781,594-0.13%
30 mi   [48 km]3989,109-0.27%

Miscellaneous Information for Sheets Mills ...

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 Harrison County or the community of Sheets Mills:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Sheets Mills: 1718520

GNIS ID for Harrison County: 1718426

GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805

Misc. Census Codes ...

Sheets Mills 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 Sheets Mills.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

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Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Sheets Mills may originally have been Sheet's Mills. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Sheets Mills might be written as Sheet Mills. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Sheets Mills.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Sheets Mills. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sheets Mills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sheets Mills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1823, Longitude: -80.3779     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sheets Mills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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 Sheets Mills.