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South Madison, West Virginia

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Census Data for South Madison ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
 Charleston49,138   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
 South Charleston12,859   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Saint Albans10,553   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
 Dunbar7,543   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Nitro6,686   N   25 miles [40.2 km]

Boone County ...

South Madison is located in Boone County.

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

Population Rings for South Madison ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]33,505-6.96%
10 mi   [16 km]33,505-6.96%
15 mi   [24 km]75,593-7.09%
20 mi   [32 km]1211,683-6.83%
25 mi   [40 km]24103,907-4.87%
30 mi   [48 km]31116,303-4.32%

Miscellaneous Information for South Madison ...

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 Boone County or the community of South Madison:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for South Madison: 1555669

GNIS ID for Boone County: 1550009

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: 005 (Boone County)

Place Code: 75436 (South Madison)

State & County Code: 54/005 (West Virginia / Boone County)

State & Place Code: 54/75436 (West Virginia / South Madison)

Misc. Census Codes ...

South Madison 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 Madison.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Madison. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0534, Longitude: -81.8061     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Madison have been estimated.

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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 Madison.