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The location of Amcelle









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Amcelle ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Winchester (VA). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the southeast of Amcelle. Winchester (VA) has a population of 27,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Cumberland. It lies just northeast of Amcelle and has a population of 19,700 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 Amcelle and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Frostburg   [Map]   8,642   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bedford (PA)   [Map]   2,724   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Connellsville (PA)   [Map]   7,368   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Geistown (PA)   [Map]   2,303   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Johnstown (PA)   [Map]   19,643   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Portage (PA)   [Map]   2,445   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Somerset (PA)   [Map]   5,945   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Westmont (PA)   [Map]   4,798   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Windber (PA)   [Map]   3,902   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Strasburg (VA)   [Map]   6,617   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Keyser (WV)   [Map]   5,077   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kingwood (WV)   [Map]   2,929   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Martinsburg (WV)   [Map]   17,404   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Moorefield (WV)   [Map]   2,433   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Petersburg (WV)   [Map]   2,593   S   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Corriganville   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Eckhart Mines   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Klondike   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
La Vale   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Loarville   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Midland   [Map]   424   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Midlothian   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mount Savage   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pinto   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Rawlings   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Spring Gap   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Woodland   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Carpendale (WV)   [Map]   928   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ridgeley (WV)   [Map]   630   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Wiley Ford (WV)   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Allegany County ...

Amcelle is located in Allegany County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Allegany County: Garrett, Washington, Bedford (PA), Fulton (PA), Somerset (PA), Hampshire (WV), Mineral (WV) & Morgan (WV).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Amcelle ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Amcelle. 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 Amcelle. 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, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Maryland

    Maryland Tourism
    Parks for Maryland

    Fishing in Maryland
    Hunting in Maryland


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Maryland

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Maryland

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

Airports Near Amcelle ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Greater Cumberland Rgnl. (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Garrett Co. Airport  (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Somerset Co. Airport  (FAA ID: 2G9)   [Map]   NNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bedford Co. Airport  (FAA ID: HMZ)   [Map]   NNE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Seven Springs Airport (FAA ID: 7SP)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Grant Co. Airport (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   SSW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl. (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   ESE   46 miles [74 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Amcelle.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   W   58 miles [93.3 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ESE   85 miles [136.8 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   NW   96 miles [154.5 km]
University Park Airport  (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]   NNE   99 miles [159.3 km]
Harrisburg Intl.  (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   ENE   115 miles [185.1 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl.  (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   ESE   118 miles [189.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport  (JST/KJST)   [Map]   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   NW   55 miles [88.5 km]
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   WSW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport  (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   NW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.  (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   S   92 miles [148.1 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   NW   96 miles [154.5 km]
Charlottesville Airport  (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   S   103 miles [165.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Greater Cumberland Rgnl. (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Garrett Co. Airport  (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Somerset Co. Airport  (FAA ID: 2G9)   [Map]   NNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bedford Co. Airport  (FAA ID: HMZ)   [Map]   NNE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Seven Springs Airport (FAA ID: 7SP)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Grant Co. Airport (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   SSW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl. (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   ESE   46 miles [74 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.

Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
  Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
  Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Garrett Co. Airport   (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]
  Website for Garrett County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant Co. Airport   (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.   (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Rgnl.   (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Connellsville Airport   (ICAO: KVVS)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Altoona - Blair Co. Airport   (AOO/KAOO)   [Map]
  Website for Altoona - Blair County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hagerstown Rgnl.   (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]
  Website for Hagerstown Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
  Website for University Park Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
  Website for Harrisburg International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
  Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
  Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
  Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
  Website for Allegheny County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Maryland

About Allegany County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Allegany County: www.gov.allconet.org/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amcelle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amcelle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6079, Longitude: -78.8153     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amcelle 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Amcelle), 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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