A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Spears, West Virginia
Census Data for Spears ...
So far, we have found very little information about Spears. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Spears to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Spears, please Contact Us.
As far as we can tell, Spears 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 Spears, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
Lincoln County ...
Spears is located in Lincoln County.
For more information, please visit our Census Page for Lincoln County.
Population Rings for Spears ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Spears and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Spears. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Spears, so its people haven't been included.
Miscellaneous Information for Spears ...
The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Lincoln County or the community of Spears:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Spears:
GNIS ID for Spears: 1741679
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: 043 (Lincoln County)
Place Code: 75724 (Spears)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Spears 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 Spears.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://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)
This page was last modified: 19 Jan 2019