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Spangler Factory, West Virginia

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Census Data for Spangler Factory ...

So far, we have found very little information about Spangler Factory. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Spangler Factory to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Spangler Factory, please Contact Us.

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Beckley16,972   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
 Oak Hill8,544   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
 Princeton5,962   S   26 miles [41.8 km]

Raleigh County ...

Spangler Factory is located in Raleigh County.

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

Population Rings for Spangler Factory ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]519,955-3.66%
10 mi   [16 km]621,305-3.72%
15 mi   [24 km]923,073-3.97%
20 mi   [32 km]1334,448-1.06%
25 mi   [40 km]2041,195-1.89%
30 mi   [48 km]3457,335-3.68%

Miscellaneous Information for Spangler Factory ...

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 Raleigh County or the community of Spangler Factory:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Spangler Factory: 1742970

GNIS ID for Raleigh County: 1550047

GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805

Misc. Census Codes ...

Spangler Factory would have been 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 Spangler Factory.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Spangler Factory, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Spangler Factory. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Spangler Factory) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spangler Factory. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7432, Longitude: -81.1929     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spangler Factory 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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