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The location of South Buckhannon

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Census Data for South Buckhannon ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Clarksburg16,035   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Bridgeport8,364   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Elkins7,187   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Buckhannon5,612   NW   Less than 2 miles
 Grafton5,127   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]

Upshur County ...

South Buckhannon is located in Upshur County.

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

Population Rings for South Buckhannon ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]25,612-0.48%
10 mi   [16 km]25,612-0.48%
15 mi   [24 km]916,714+2.47%
20 mi   [32 km]1629,582+1.25%
25 mi   [40 km]2255,552---
30 mi   [48 km]3067,753-0.29%

Miscellaneous Information for South Buckhannon ...

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 Upshur County or the community of South Buckhannon:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for South Buckhannon: 1696781

GNIS ID for Upshur County: 1696800

GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805

Misc. Census Codes ...

South Buckhannon 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 South Buckhannon.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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


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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 'point-to-point' distance starting in South Buckhannon. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Buckhannon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Buckhannon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9820, Longitude: -80.2212     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Buckhannon 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 South Buckhannon.