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The location of Bane









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Bane ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morgantown. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the east of Bane. Morgantown has a population of 30,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Wheeling. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the north of Bane and has a population of 27,100 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 Bane and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Barnesville (OH)   [Map]   4,081   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   4,106   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,673   W   46 miles [74 km]
Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   6,659   N   41 miles [66 km]
Saint Clairsville (OH)   [Map]   5,049   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Washington (PA)   [Map]   13,566   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Waynesburg (PA)   [Map]   3,985   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   E   23 miles [37 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Moundsville   [Map]   8,494   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
New Martinsville   [Map]   5,138   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Westover   [Map]   4,182   E   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Atwood   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Barker   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bebee   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Farmington   [Map]   369   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hundred   [Map]   273   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Littleton   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lumberport   [Map]   848   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Middlebourne   [Map]   766   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pine Grove   [Map]   504   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Salem   [Map]   1,492   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Smithburg   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Smithfield   [Map]   152   SE   Less than 2 miles
Uniontown   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Wetzel County ...

Bane is located in Wetzel County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wetzel County: Monroe (OH), Greene (PA), Doddridge, Harrison, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia & Tyler.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bane ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Fairmont Muni. (FAA ID: 4G7)   [Map]   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Marshall Co. Airport (FAA ID: MPG)   [Map]   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4G5)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl. (FAA ID: 79D)   [Map]   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Greene Co. Airport (FAA ID: WAY)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Upshur County Rgnl.  (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   SSE   38 miles [61.2 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Bane.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bane. 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
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   NNE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl.  (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   NNW   107 miles [172.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport  (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   NNE   68 miles [109.4 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   NNE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   NE   82 miles [132 km]
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   SW   94 miles [151.3 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport  (JST/KJST)   [Map]   ENE   108 miles [173.8 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport  (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   S   114 miles [183.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Fairmont Muni. (FAA ID: 4G7)   [Map]   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Marshall Co. Airport (FAA ID: MPG)   [Map]   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4G5)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl. (FAA ID: 79D)   [Map]   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Greene Co. Airport (FAA ID: WAY)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Upshur County Rgnl.  (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   SSE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   SSE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl. (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   WSW   46 miles [74 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
  Website for Yeager Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
  Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County 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
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
  Website for Akron - Canton Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Upshur County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]
  Website for Upshur County Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.   (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Washington Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport   (HLG/KHLG)   [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
 
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.   (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]
  Website for Cleveland / Hopkins International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
  Website for University Park Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
  Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
  Website for Allegheny County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Wetzel County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bane. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5046, Longitude: -80.5878     [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 Bane), 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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