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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Clifford.

This page contains six sections:

Around Clifford ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntington (WV). It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the north of Clifford. Huntington (WV) has a population of 47,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ashland. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the north of Clifford and has a population of 20,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Clifford and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Flatwoods   [Map]   7,177   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Grayson   [Map]   3,999   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Paintsville   [Map]   4,082   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pikeville   [Map]   6,685   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Prestonsburg   [Map]   3,438   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Russell   [Map]   3,226   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
West Liberty   [Map]   3,336   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Barboursville (WV)   [Map]   4,217   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dunbar (WV)   [Map]   7,338   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hurricane (WV)   [Map]   6,542   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Kenova (WV)   [Map]   3,007   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Nitro (WV)   [Map]   6,561   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
South Charleston (WV)   [Map]   12,493   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Adams   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ben Bow   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Busseyville   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Charley   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hode   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Inez   [Map]   643   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Louisa   [Map]   2,412   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Patrick   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Peach Orchard   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Richardson   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Smoky Valley   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Tomahawk   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fort Gay (WV)   [Map]   673   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mineral Springs (WV)   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

For more communities neighboring Clifford, please visit our County-by-County Page for Clifford.

Lawrence County ...

Clifford is located in Lawrence County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lawrence County: Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Johnson, Martin, Morgan & Wayne (WV).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Clifford ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Clifford.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Clifford.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Clifford. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clifford. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Kentucky

    Kentucky Tourism

    Fishing in Kentucky
    Hunting in Kentucky


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Kentucky

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Kentucky

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Kentucky

Airports Near Clifford ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Clifford.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   SSW   18 miles [29 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Pike Co. Airport    [Map]   PBX   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   ESE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
West Liberty Airport   [Map]   9I3   W   39 miles [62.8 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Clifford.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Clifford. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   NW   119 miles [191.5 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   WNW   136 miles [218.9 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   N   139 miles [223.7 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NW   159 miles [255.9 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   SSW   171 miles [275.2 km]
Louisville Intl. (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]   SDF   W   174 miles [280 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ENE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   E   77 miles [123.9 km]
Tri-Cities Rgnl. (TRI/KTRI)   [Map]   TRI   S   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   SSW   18 miles [29 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Pike Co. Airport    [Map]   PBX   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   ESE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
West Liberty Airport   [Map]   9I3   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Belcher Rgnl.    [Map]   57KY   SSE   45 miles [72.4 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northern Kentucky Intl.   (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]
        Website for Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Blue Grass Airport   (LEX/KLEX)   [Map]
        Website for Blue Grass Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Julian Carroll Airport   (ICAO: KJKL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clyde A. Thomas Rgnl.   (ICAO: KM97)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
        Website for Dayton International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Louisville Intl.   (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
        Website for Louisville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-State Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
        Website for Yeager Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
        Website for Raleigh County Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-Cities Rgnl.   (TRI/KTRI)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-Cities Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: www.kentucky.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clifford.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Clifford. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Clifford) 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 Clifford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Clifford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clifford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0014, Longitude: -82.5278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clifford have been estimated.

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Clifford), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Clifford.



 
 
 

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