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Stonecliff, West Virginia

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Census Data for Stonecliff (aka 'Stone Cliff') ...

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

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

As far as we can tell, Stonecliff<2> 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 Stonecliff, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2017<3>
 Beckley16,404   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Oak Hill8,338   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

Fayette County ...

Stonecliff is located in Fayette County.

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

Population Rings for Stonecliff ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Stonecliff and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Stonecliff. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<5> We don't have the population of Stonecliff, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]25---
10 mi   [16 km]512,425+3.19%
15 mi   [24 km]1031,989-3.1%
20 mi   [32 km]1639,005-3.55%
25 mi   [40 km]2242,518-3.85%
30 mi   [48 km]3051,824-4.31%

Miscellaneous Information for Stonecliff ...

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 Fayette County or the community of Stonecliff:

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: 019 (Fayette County)

Place Code: 77044 (Stonecliff)

State & County Code: 54/019 (West Virginia / Fayette County)

State & Place Code: 54/77044 (West Virginia / Stonecliff)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Stonecliff 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 Stonecliff.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia:

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

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 Stonecliff, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Stonecliff is also known as Stone Cliff. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Stonecliff.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stonecliff) 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 Stonecliff. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stonecliff

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stonecliff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9322, Longitude: -81.0602     [Map].

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<5>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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