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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Arnoldsburg ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the southwest of Arnoldsburg. Charleston has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Parkersburg. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the northwest of Arnoldsburg 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 Arnoldsburg and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,673   N   46 miles [74 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,738   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,231   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,493   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Spencer   [Map]   2,111   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Summersville   [Map]   3,361   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Vienna   [Map]   10,370   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Weston   [Map]   3,971   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Williamstown   [Map]   2,906   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Winfield   [Map]   2,359   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arnett   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Burning Springs   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Clay   [Map]   456   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Clem   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Exchange   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Flint Town   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gassaway   [Map]   873   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Glenville   [Map]   1,473   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Grantsville   [Map]   531   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Harrison   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Mudfork   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Orma   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Reedy   [Map]   165   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Truebada   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Valley Fork   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

Calhoun County ...

Arnoldsburg is located in Calhoun County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Calhoun County: Braxton, Clay, Gilmer, Ritchie, Roane & Wirt.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Arnoldsburg ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   WNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Summersville Airport(ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]   SXL   SSE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NNW   41 miles [66 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNW   41 miles [66 km]
Richwood Muni.   [Map]   3I4   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   ENE   48 miles [77.2 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 Arnoldsburg.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Arnoldsburg. 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
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NE   87 miles [140 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NW   125 miles [201.2 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   126 miles [202.8 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   N   147 miles [236.6 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   WNW   149 miles [239.8 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   WNW   182 miles [292.9 km]
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl. (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]   CLE   N   184 miles [296.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   NE   59 miles [95 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   S   69 miles [111 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SSE   75 miles [120.7 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   WSW   82 miles [132 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   WNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Summersville Airport(ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]   SXL   SSE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NNW   41 miles [66 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNW   41 miles [66 km]
Richwood Muni.   [Map]   3I4   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   ENE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Upshur County Rgnl. (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   W22   ENE   48 miles [77.2 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.

Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-State Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
        Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Braxton Co. Airport   (ICAO: K48I)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.   (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]
        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
 
Upshur County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]
        Website for Upshur County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
        Website for Akron - Canton Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
        Website for Dayton International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.   (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]
        Website for Cleveland / Hopkins International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
        Website for Yeager 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
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
        Website for Raleigh County Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Arnoldsburg.

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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 Arnoldsburg. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arnoldsburg) 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 Arnoldsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arnoldsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arnoldsburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7891, Longitude: -81.1286     [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 Arnoldsburg), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arnoldsburg.



 
 
 

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