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Teays Valley, West Virginia

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Census Data for Teays Valley ...

As far as we can tell, Teays Valley<1> 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 Teays Valley, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
 Charleston49,138   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Huntington48,113   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
 South Charleston12,859   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
 Saint Albans10,553   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Dunbar7,543   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]

Putnam County ...

Teays Valley is located in Putnam County.

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

Population Rings for Teays Valley ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]415,647-0.74%
10 mi   [16 km]829,390-1.66%
15 mi   [24 km]1354,770-2.27%
20 mi   [32 km]17109,083-2.9%
25 mi   [40 km]22113,034-2.94%
30 mi   [48 km]33179,924-2.82%

Miscellaneous Information for Teays Valley ...

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 Putnam County or the community of Teays Valley:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Teays Valley: 1867651

GNIS ID for Putnam County: 1550046

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: 079 (Putnam County)

Place Code: 79545 (Teays Valley)

State & County Code: 54/079 (West Virginia / Putnam County)

State & Place Code: 54/79545 (West Virginia / Teays Valley)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Teays Valley 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 Teays Valley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Putnam County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Teays Valley may originally have been Teay's Valley. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Teays Valley might be written as Teay Valley. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Teays Valley.

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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' distance beginning in Teays Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Teays Valley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Teays Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Teays Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Teays Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4501, Longitude: -81.9293     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Teays Valley 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Teays Valley.