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Around Alloy ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the northwest of Alloy. Charleston has a population of 45,900 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Beckley. It is located about 25 miles [ km] to the south of Alloy and has a population of 15,800 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

  • Beckwith [Fayette County]
  • Cannelton [Fayette County]
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    • Cannelton [Fayette County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north of Alloy
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  • Crescent [Fayette County]
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    • Crescent [Fayette County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Alloy
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crescent have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Elkridge [Fayette County]
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    • Elkridge [Fayette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Alloy
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkridge have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Falls View [Fayette County]
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    • Falls View [Fayette County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast of Alloy
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  • Gauley Bridge [Fayette County]
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    • Gauley Bridge [Fayette County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Alloy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 545 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gauley Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gauley Bridge<3>
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    • Handley [Kanawha County]
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      • Handley [Kanawha County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 309 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Handley have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hollygrove [Kanawha County]
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      • Hollygrove [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Hollygrove has also been known as:
      • Hollygrove Station
      • Hudnall
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    • Kimberly [Fayette County]
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      • Kimberly [Fayette County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the west of Alloy
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    • McDunn [Fayette County]
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      • McDunn [Fayette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Alloy
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    • Montgomery [Fayette County]
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      • Montgomery [Fayette County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,492 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<3>
    • Mount Carbon [Fayette County]
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      • Mount Carbon [Fayette County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carbon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Powellton [Fayette County]
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      • Powellton [Fayette County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Alloy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powellton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pratt [Kanawha County]
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      • Pratt [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 552 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pratt have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Smithers [Fayette County]
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      • Smithers [Fayette County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithers have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithers<3>

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

Fayette County ...

Alloy is located in Fayette County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Fayette County: Greenbrier, Kanawha, Nicholas, Raleigh & Summers.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Alloy ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alloy.

Airports Near Alloy ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Alloy and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Alloy.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Fayette County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alloy.
<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- Alloy) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alloy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1376, Longitude: -81.2743       In this case, the coordinates for Alloy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Fayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Alloy), 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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