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The location of Bashan









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Bashan ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston (WV). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the south of Bashan. Charleston (WV) has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Parkersburg (WV). It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the northeast of Bashan and has a population of 30,100 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Athens   [Map]   25,214   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Belpre   [Map]   6,406   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Jackson   [Map]   6,252   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Logan   [Map]   7,069   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Marietta   [Map]   13,673   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Nelsonville   [Map]   5,292   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
New Lexington   [Map]   4,704   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Wellston   [Map]   5,526   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Barboursville (WV)   [Map]   4,217   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Dunbar (WV)   [Map]   7,338   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hurricane (WV)   [Map]   6,542   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Nitro (WV)   [Map]   6,561   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Point Pleasant (WV)   [Map]   4,153   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
South Charleston (WV)   [Map]   12,493   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Vienna (WV)   [Map]   10,370   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Carlton   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cheshire   [Map]   129   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Coolville   [Map]   498   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Keno   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Middleport   [Map]   2,446   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pomeroy   [Map]   1,790   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Racine   [Map]   653   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Rutland   [Map]   383   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Syracuse   [Map]   813   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thomas Village   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Flatwoods (WV)   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hartford City (WV)   [Map]   595   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mason (WV)   [Map]   944   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
New Haven (WV)   [Map]   1,499   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ravenswood (WV)   [Map]   3,738   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Meigs County ...

Bashan is located in Meigs County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Meigs County: Athens, Gallia, Vinton, Jackson (WV), Mason (WV) & Wood (WV).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bashan ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Parks for Ohio

    Fishing in Ohio
    Hunting in Ohio


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Ohio

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Ohio

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

Airports Near Bashan ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Jackson Co. Airport (FAA ID: I18)   [Map]   SSE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mason Co. Airport (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl. (FAA ID: GAS)   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ohio University Airport (ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]   WNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl. (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 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 Bashan.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bashan. 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
Port Columbus Intl.  (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   NW   85 miles [136.8 km]
Airborne Airpark (ILN/KILN)   [Map]   WNW   106 miles [170.6 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   ENE   112 miles [180.2 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl.  (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   N   131 miles [210.8 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   NE   132 miles [212.4 km]
Dayton Intl.  (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   WNW   138 miles [222.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   SSE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   SW   59 miles [95 km]
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]   NW   77 miles [123.9 km]
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   E   89 miles [143.2 km]
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   SSE   95 miles [152.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Jackson Co. Airport (FAA ID: I18)   [Map]   SSE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mason Co. Airport (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl. (FAA ID: GAS)   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ohio University Airport (ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]   WNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl. (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 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.

Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
  Website for Raleigh County Memorial Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
  Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ohio University Airport   (ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.   (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
  Website for Akron - Canton Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
  Website for Dayton International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
  Website for Yeager Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
  Website for Tri-State Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
  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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Ohio

About Meigs County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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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 from Point A (ie- Bashan) 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 Bashan. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bashan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bashan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0434, Longitude: -81.8654     [Map].

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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 Bashan), 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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