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Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Debord ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntington (WV). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the north of Debord. Huntington (WV) has a population of 47,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ashland. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the north of Debord and has a population of 20,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Debord and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Flatwoods   [Map]   7,177   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Grayson   [Map]   3,999   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Paintsville   [Map]   4,082   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pikeville   [Map]   6,685   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Prestonsburg   [Map]   3,438   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Russell   [Map]   3,226   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
West Liberty   [Map]   3,336   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   N   41 miles [66 km]
Barboursville (WV)   [Map]   4,217   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Hurricane (WV)   [Map]   6,542   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Kenova (WV)   [Map]   3,007   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Madison (WV)   [Map]   2,801   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Milton (WV)   [Map]   2,612   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Williamson (WV)   [Map]   2,796   SE   18 miles [29 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Beauty   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ben Bow   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hode   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Inez   [Map]   643   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lovely   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Patrick   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Peach Orchard   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pilgrim   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Richardson   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Tomahawk   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Warfield   [Map]   239   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Whitehouse   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Williamsport   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Greyeagle (WV)   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Kermit (WV)   [Map]   364   E   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Martin County ...

Debord is located in Martin County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Martin County: Floyd, Johnson, Lawrence, Pike, Mingo (WV) & Wayne (WV).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Debord ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Debord ...

Looking for more information about Debord? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Debord, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Debord.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Debord. 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 Debord. 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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Kentucky Statewide Tourism
    Debord Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Debord


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 Debord ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pike Co. Airport    [Map]   PBX   S   18 miles [29 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Belcher Rgnl.    [Map]   57KY   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   N   37 miles [59.5 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 Debord.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Debord. 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   NNW   129 miles [207.6 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   NW   142 miles [228.5 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   N   151 miles [243 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   SSW   160 miles [257.5 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NNW   169 miles [272 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   37 miles [59.5 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   NE   64 miles [103 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   E   77 miles [123.9 km]
Tri-Cities Rgnl. (TRI/KTRI)   [Map]   TRI   S   93 miles [149.7 km]
Blue Grass Airport (LEX/KLEX)   [Map]   LEX   W   112 miles [180.2 km]
Greeneville Muni.(GCY/KGCY)   [Map]   GCY   S   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pike Co. Airport    [Map]   PBX   S   18 miles [29 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Belcher Rgnl.    [Map]   57KY   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   E   34 miles [54.7 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
 
Greeneville Muni.   (GCY/KGCY)   [Map]
        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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
        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
 
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 Debord. 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 Debord.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Debord. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8265, Longitude: -82.5513     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Debord have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Debord), 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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