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The location of Armilda









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Armilda ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the east of Armilda. Charleston has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the north of Armilda and has a population of 47,100 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 Armilda and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   20,669   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,177   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Grayson (KY)   [Map]   3,999   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Paintsville (KY)   [Map]   4,082   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pikeville (KY)   [Map]   6,685   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Prestonsburg (KY)   [Map]   3,438   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Portsmouth (OH)   [Map]   20,443   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,217   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,153   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,493   E   39 miles [62.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Buchanan (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clifford (KY)   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Durbin (KY)   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fallsburg (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Five Forks (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Louisa (KY)   [Map]   2,412   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Smoky Valley (KY)   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Buffalo Creek   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Centerville   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cove Gap   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Gay   [Map]   673   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mineral Springs   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Wayne   [Map]   1,408   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
West Hamlin   [Map]   736   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wewanta   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Wayne County ...

Armilda is located in Wayne County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wayne County: Boyd (KY), Lawrence (KY), Martin (KY), Lawrence (OH), Cabell, Lincoln & Mingo.

Although it doesn't share a border with Wayne County, Lincoln is close to Armilda.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Armilda ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   NNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ashland Rgnl.  (FAA ID: DWU)   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.  (FAA ID: K22)   [Map]   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Mingo Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4I0)   [Map]   SSE   35 miles [56.3 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 Armilda.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Armilda. 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
Airborne Airpark (ILN/KILN)   [Map]   NW   113 miles [181.9 km]
Port Columbus Intl.  (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   N   128 miles [206 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl.  (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   WNW   136 miles [218.9 km]
Dayton Intl.  (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   NW   153 miles [246.2 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   NE   167 miles [268.8 km]
Louisville Intl.  (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]   W   181 miles [291.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   ENE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   ESE   74 miles [119.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   NNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ashland Rgnl.  (FAA ID: DWU)   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.  (FAA ID: K22)   [Map]   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Mingo Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4I0)   [Map]   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pike Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PBX)   [Map]   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl. (FAA ID: GAS)   [Map]   NNE   46 miles [74 km]
West Liberty Airport (FAA ID: 9I3)   [Map]   WSW   49 miles [78.9 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.

Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northern Kentucky Intl.   (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]
  Website for Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
  Website for Dayton International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Louisville Intl.   (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
  Website for Louisville International 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
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
  Website for Yeager Airport
  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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Wayne County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Armilda. 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 Armilda.

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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- Armilda) 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 Armilda. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Armilda

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armilda. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1834, Longitude: -82.4017     [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 Armilda), 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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