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The location of Blandville

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Blandville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morgantown. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northeast of Blandville. Morgantown has a population of 30,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Parkersburg. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the west of Blandville and has a population of 30,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,461   W   46 miles [74 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,650   W   41 miles [66 km]
Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   3,662   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,364   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,612   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   16,035   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,622   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,127   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Moundsville   [Map]   8,741   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
New Martinsville   [Map]   5,181   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Philippi   [Map]   3,533   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Pleasant Valley   [Map]   3,172   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Vienna   [Map]   10,459   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Weston   [Map]   4,044   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Westover   [Map]   4,243   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Atwood   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Auburn   [Map]   92   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bane   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Camden   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ellenboro   [Map]   346   W   18 miles [29 km]
Harrisville   [Map]   1,750   W   18 miles [29 km]
Hebron   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
O'Neill   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pennsboro   [Map]   1,067   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pullman   [Map]   142   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Salem   [Map]   1,541   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Smithburg   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Valley Chapel   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
West Milford   [Map]   616   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
West Union   [Map]   820   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Doddridge County ...

Blandville is located in Doddridge County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Doddridge County: Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis, Ritchie, Tyler & Wetzel.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Blandville ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Big Battle (Historic)   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast of Blandville   [Map]
Coldwater   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Duckworth   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Flint   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Grove   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Industrial   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Long Run   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Market   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Middle Point   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Sugar Camp   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Upshur County Rgnl. (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   W22   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Fairmont Muni.   [Map]   4G7   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   39 miles [62.8 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 Blandville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Blandville. 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   ENE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   NNW   120 miles [193.1 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   WNW   126 miles [202.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   SW   77 miles [123.9 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   AGC   NNE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   ---   NNE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   S   98 miles [157.7 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl. (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   LBE   NE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   SSW   103 miles [165.8 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SE   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Upshur County Rgnl. (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   W22   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Fairmont Muni.   [Map]   4G7   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   4G5   NNW   41 miles [66 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
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh 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
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
        Website for Arnold Palmer Regional 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
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
        Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional 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
 
Braxton Co. Airport   (ICAO: K48I)   [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
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.   (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport   (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]
        Website for Elkins - Randolph County 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
 
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.   (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]
        Website for Cleveland / Hopkins International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        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
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
        Website for Yeager 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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Blandville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blandville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blandville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2568, Longitude: -80.7107     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blandville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Blandville), 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 Blandville.