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The location of Booth









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Booth ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Bethel Park (PA). It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the north of Booth. Bethel Park (PA) has a population of 32,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Morgantown. It lies just northeast of Booth and has a population of 30,500 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 Booth and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
California (PA)   [Map]   6,364   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Canonsburg (PA)   [Map]   8,837   N   46 miles [74 km]
Clairton (PA)   [Map]   6,611   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Connellsville (PA)   [Map]   7,368   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jefferson Hills (PA)   [Map]   11,226   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Monessen (PA)   [Map]   7,339   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Pleasant Hills (PA)   [Map]   8,132   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Uniontown (PA)   [Map]   9,824   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Washington (PA)   [Map]   13,566   N   41 miles [66 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Moundsville   [Map]   8,494   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Wheeling   [Map]   27,066   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Point Marion (PA)   [Map]   1,117   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Arnettsville   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Baker Ridge   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Barrackville   [Map]   1,299   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brookhaven   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Canyon   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cassville   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Cheat Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Grant Town   [Map]   601   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Granville   [Map]   2,560   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pleasant View   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rivesville   [Map]   917   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Smithtown   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Star City   [Map]   1,958   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Westover   [Map]   4,182   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Monongalia County ...

Booth is located in Monongalia County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Monongalia County: Fayette (PA), Greene (PA), Marion, Preston, Taylor & Wetzel.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Booth ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   ENE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fairmont Muni. (FAA ID: 4G7)   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greene Co. Airport (FAA ID: WAY)   [Map]   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl. (FAA ID: 79D)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Connellsville Airport (ICAO: KVVS)   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Booth.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Booth. 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   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   N   62 miles [99.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport  (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   N   52 miles [83.7 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   NNE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   N   62 miles [99.8 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport  (JST/KJST)   [Map]   NE   79 miles [127.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Fairmont Muni. (FAA ID: 4G7)   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greene Co. Airport (FAA ID: WAY)   [Map]   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl. (FAA ID: 79D)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Connellsville Airport (ICAO: KVVS)   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Garrett Co. Airport  (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Washington Co. Airport (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]   NNW   39 miles [62.8 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
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
  Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
  Website for Shenandoah Valley 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
 
Connellsville Airport   (ICAO: KVVS)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Garrett Co. Airport   (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]
  Website for Garrett County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Washington Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]
  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
 
Rostraver Airport   (ICAO: KFWQ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport   (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]
  Website for Elkins - Randolph County Airport
  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
 
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
 
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
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Monongalia County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monongalia County: www.co.monongalia.wv.us/

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 Booth.

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- Booth) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Booth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5970, Longitude: -80.0153     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Booth 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Booth), 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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