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The location of Town of Charleston









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Charleston ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Sherbrooke (QC). It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the north of Charleston. Sherbrooke (QC) has a population of 147,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Magog (QC). It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the north of Charleston and has a population of 23,900 people.

For comparison, Charleston has a population of 990 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 from Charleston and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Berlin (NH)   [Map]   10,225   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Littleton (NH)   [Map]   5,881   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Ascot (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bromont (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Coaticook (QC)   [Map]   ---   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cowansville (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Fleurimont (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Rock Forest (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Saint Elie d'Orford (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Shefford (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Barre   [Map]   7,723   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Barre   [Map]   8,659   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lyndon   [Map]   5,772   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Montpelier   [Map]   7,484   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Saint Johnsbury   [Map]   7,209   S   26 miles [41.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Barton   [Map]   2,540   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Barton   [Map]   664   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brighton   [Map]   1,187   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Brownington   [Map]   959   W   5 miles [8 km]
Brownington Village   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Derby Center   [Map]   552   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Derby   [Map]   4,289   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Holland   [Map]   613   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Island Pond   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Morgan   [Map]   710   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Orleans   [Map]   738   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Warner's Grant   [Map]   0   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Warren's Gore   [Map]   4   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
West Charleston   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Westmore   [Map]   322   S   5 miles [8 km]

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

Orleans County ...

Charleston is located in Orleans County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Orleans County: Caledonia, Essex, Franklin & Lamoille. The Canadian Province of Quebec lies to the north.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Charleston ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Vermont Tourism
    Parks for Vermont

    Fishing in Vermont
    Hunting in Vermont


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Vermont

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Vermont

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

Airports Near Charleston ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
John H. Boylan State Airport (FAA ID: 5B1)   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
John H. Boyland State Airport   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Newport State Airport (ICAO: KEFK)   [Map]   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Caledonia Co. Airport (LLX/KCDA)   [Map]   S   18 miles [29 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 Charleston.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Charleston. 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
Burlington Intl.  (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]   WSW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.  (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]   WNW   94 miles [151.3 km]
Manchester Industrial Airpark  (MHT/KMHT)   [Map]   SSE   134 miles [215.7 km]
Quebec City - Jean Lesage Intl.  (YQB/CYQB)   [Map]   NNE   137 miles [220.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Plattsburgh Intl.  (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]   W   72 miles [115.9 km]
Lebanon Muni.  (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]   S   85 miles [136.8 km]
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.  (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]   SSW   101 miles [162.5 km]
Montreal / Mirabel Intl. (YMX/CYMX)   [Map]   WNW   112 miles [180.2 km]
Adirondack Rgnl.  (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]   WSW   112 miles [180.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
John H. Boylan State Airport (FAA ID: 5B1)   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
John H. Boyland State Airport   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Newport State Airport (ICAO: KEFK)   [Map]   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Caledonia Co. Airport (LLX/KCDA)   [Map]   S   18 miles [29 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.

Burlington Intl.   (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]
  Website for Burlington International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.   (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]
  Website for Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montreal / Mirabel Intl.   (YMX/CYMX)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newport State Airport   (ICAO: KEFK)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Caledonia Co. Airport   (LLX/KCDA)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morrisville Airport   (ICAO: KMVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mount Washington Rgnl.   (ICAO: KHIE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manchester Industrial Airpark   (MHT/KMHT)   [Map]
  Website for Manchester-Grenier Industrial Airpark
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sherbrooke Airport   (YSC/CYSC)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Berlin Muni.   (BML/KBML)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bromont Airport   (ZBM/CZBM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Quebec City - Jean Lesage Intl.   (YQB/CYQB)   [Map]
  Website for Quebec City - Jean Lesage International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albany Intl.   (ALB/KALB)   [Map]
  Website for Albany International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Logan Intl.   (BOS/KBOS)   [Map]
  Website for Logan International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Plattsburgh Intl.   (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]
  Website for Plattsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lebanon Muni.   (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]
  Website for Lebanon Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.   (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]
  Website for Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Adirondack Rgnl.   (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]
  Website for Adirondack Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Vermont: https://www.vermont.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Charleston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8417, Longitude: -72.0132     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Charleston 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 Charleston), 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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