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The location of South Park

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Census Data for South Park ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Charleston49,138   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
 South Charleston12,859   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
 Saint Albans10,553   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Dunbar7,543   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Nitro6,686   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

Kanawha County ...

South Park is located in Kanawha County.

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

Population Rings for South Park ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]350,567-4.42%
10 mi   [16 km]975,498-4.47%
15 mi   [24 km]1595,517-4.56%
20 mi   [32 km]21103,147-4.59%
25 mi   [40 km]27114,911-3.84%
30 mi   [48 km]32121,727-3.55%

Miscellaneous Information for South Park ...

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 Kanawha County or the community of South Park:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for South Park: 1555672

GNIS ID for Kanawha County: 1550026

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: 039 (Kanawha County)

Place Code: 75484 (South Park)

State & County Code: 54/039 (West Virginia / Kanawha County)

State & Place Code: 54/75484 (West Virginia / South Park)

Misc. Census Codes ...

South Park 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 Park.

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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 South Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3137, Longitude: -81.6029     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Park 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 Park.