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The location of Three Churches

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Census Data for Three Churches ...

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

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Cumberland (MD)19,978   N   18 miles [29 km]
 Frostburg (MD)8,676   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]

Hampshire County ...

Three Churches is located in Hampshire County.

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

Population Rings for Three Churches ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]21,759-4.82%
15 mi   [24 km]42,621-3.32%
20 mi   [32 km]1030,935-4.29%
25 mi   [40 km]1743,186-4.16%
30 mi   [48 km]2375,193-0.92%

Miscellaneous Information for Three Churches ...

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 Hampshire County or the community of Three Churches:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Three Churches: 1555808

GNIS ID for Hampshire County: 1718644

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: 027 (Hampshire County)

Place Code: 80188 (Three Churches)

State & County Code: 54/027 (West Virginia / Hampshire County)

State & Place Code: 54/80188 (West Virginia / Three Churches)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Three Churches 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 Three Churches.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


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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' distance starting from Three Churches. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Three Churches) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Three Churches. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4009, Longitude: -78.6542     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Three Churches 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 Three Churches.