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Census Data for Westmoreland ...

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

 Community 2017<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Huntington47,079   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
 Ashland (KY)20,669   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Ironton (OH)10,722   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Flatwoods (KY)7,177   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

Wayne County ...

Westmoreland is located in Wayne County.

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

Population Rings for Westmoreland ...

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

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]757,804-4.24%
10 mi   [16 km]1081,122-4.32%
15 mi   [24 km]19112,959-3.77%
20 mi   [32 km]27122,164-3.48%
25 mi   [40 km]29127,235-3.56%
30 mi   [48 km]30133,777-3.21%

Miscellaneous Information for Westmoreland ...

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 Wayne County or the community of Westmoreland:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Westmoreland: 1548966

GNIS ID for Wayne County: 1550056

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: 099 (Wayne County)

Place Code: 85948 (Westmoreland)

State & County Code: 54/099 (West Virginia / Wayne County)

State & Place Code: 54/85948 (West Virginia / Westmoreland)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Westmoreland 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 Westmoreland.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Wayne County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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)



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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westmoreland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4006, Longitude: -82.5121     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Westmoreland 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 Westmoreland.



 
 
 

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