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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Arden ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Frederick (MD). It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the east of Arden. Frederick (MD) has a population of 71,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gaithersburg (MD). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the southeast of Arden and has a population of 68,700 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 Arden and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,707   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,642   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hagerstown (MD)   [Map]   40,306   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Mount Airy (MD)   [Map]   9,416   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Taneytown (MD)   [Map]   6,789   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Chambersburg (PA)   [Map]   20,878   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Waynesboro (PA)   [Map]   10,877   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Front Royal (VA)   [Map]   15,239   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Herndon (VA)   [Map]   24,532   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Leesburg (VA)   [Map]   54,215   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Petersburg (VA)   [Map]   ---   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Purcellville (VA)   [Map]   9,771   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Warrenton (VA)   [Map]   9,875   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Winchester (VA)   [Map]   27,932   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Martinsburg   [Map]   17,404   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Pool (MD)   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Welltown (VA)   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
White Hall (VA)   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Baker Heights   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bardane   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bedington   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bunker Hill   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Charles Town   [Map]   5,957   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Falling Waters   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hedgesville   [Map]   314   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Inwood   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Jefferson Village   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ranson   [Map]   5,173   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Scrabble   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Shepherdstown   [Map]   1,802   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Berkeley County ...

Arden is located in Berkeley County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Berkeley County: Washington (MD), Frederick (VA), Jefferson & Morgan.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Arden ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Arden. 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 Arden. 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 West Virginia

    West Virginia Tourism
    Parks for West Virginia

    Fishing in West Virginia
    Hunting in West Virginia


National Park Service (NPS) sites in West Virginia

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in West Virginia

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

Airports Near Arden ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.(MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   MRB   ESE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Winchester Rgnl.(ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   OKV   SSW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hagerstown Rgnl. (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]   HGR   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Washington County Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Leesburg Exec.(ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]   JYO   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Frederick Muni.(ICAO: KFDK)   [Map]   FDK   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Front Royal Airport   [Map]   FRR   SSW   36 miles [57.9 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 Arden.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Arden. 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
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   ESE   75 miles [120.7 km]
Harrisburg Intl. (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   MDT   NE   86 miles [138.4 km]
University Park Airport (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]   UNV   N   99 miles [159.3 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   W   100 miles [160.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport (JST/KJST)   [Map]   JST   NNW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Charlottesville Airport (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   CHO   SSW   90 miles [144.8 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SSW   91 miles [146.5 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl. (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   LBE   NW   93 miles [149.7 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   W   116 miles [186.7 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   AGC   NW   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.(MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   MRB   ESE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Winchester Rgnl.(ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   OKV   SSW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hagerstown Rgnl. (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]   HGR   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Washington County Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Leesburg Exec.(ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]   JYO   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Frederick Muni.(ICAO: KFDK)   [Map]   FDK   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Front Royal Airport   [Map]   FRR   SSW   36 miles [57.9 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.

Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
        Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
        Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
        Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
        Website for Allegheny County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.   (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Rgnl.   (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hagerstown Rgnl.   (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]
        Website for Hagerstown Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Leesburg Exec.   (ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Frederick Muni.   (ICAO: KFDK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
        Website for Harrisburg International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery County Airpark   (ICAO: KGAI)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery County Airpark
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
        Website for University Park Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
        Website for Richmond International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
        Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
        Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
        Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Berkeley County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Berkeley County: www.berkeleycountycomm.org/

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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 Arden.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4152, Longitude: -78.0434     [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>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 Arden), 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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