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Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Brandywine ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Harrisonburg (VA). It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the southeast of Brandywine. Harrisonburg (VA) has a population of 54,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Staunton (VA). It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the south of Brandywine and has a population of 24,500 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bridgewater (VA)   [Map]   6,062   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Broadway (VA)   [Map]   3,880   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Elkton (VA)   [Map]   2,844   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Grottoes (VA)   [Map]   2,795   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Luray (VA)   [Map]   4,817   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Mount Jackson (VA)   [Map]   2,093   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
New Market (VA)   [Map]   2,237   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Shenandoah (VA)   [Map]   2,323   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Timberville (VA)   [Map]   2,645   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Waynesboro (VA)   [Map]   22,327   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Woodstock (VA)   [Map]   5,212   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Belington   [Map]   1,864   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Moorefield   [Map]   2,433   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Petersburg   [Map]   2,593   N   26 miles [41.8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Briery Branch (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coakley Town (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cootes Store (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Dayton (VA)   [Map]   1,606   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Fulks Run (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Hinton (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Linville (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   23 miles [37 km]
Ottobine (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Singers Glen (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Turleytown (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brushy Run   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Circleville   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Franklin   [Map]   652   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Harper   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Onego   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Pendleton County ...

Brandywine is located in Pendleton County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pendleton County: Augusta (VA), Highland (VA), Rockingham (VA), Grant, Hardy, Pocahontas & Randolph.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Brandywine ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brandywine ...

Looking for more information about Brandywine? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brandywine, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Brandywine.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    West Virginia Statewide Tourism
    Brandywine Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Brandywine


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 Brandywine ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bridgewater Air Park   [Map]   VBW   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   WNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Luray Caverns Airport   [Map]   W45   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Eagles Nest Airport   [Map]   W13   SSE   41 miles [66 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 Brandywine.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Brandywine. 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   NNW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   ENE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Richmond Intl. (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   RIC   SE   130 miles [209.2 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNW   139 miles [223.7 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   ENE   143 miles [230.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Charlottesville Airport (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   CHO   SE   54 miles [86.9 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   NW   70 miles [112.7 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SW   81 miles [130.4 km]
Lynchburg Rgnl.(LYH/KLYH)   [Map]   LYH   S   89 miles [143.2 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld. (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   ROA   SSW   98 miles [157.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bridgewater Air Park   [Map]   VBW   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   WNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Luray Caverns Airport   [Map]   W45   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Eagles Nest Airport   [Map]   W13   SSE   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
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lynchburg Rgnl.   (LYH/KLYH)   [Map]
        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
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
        Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
        Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant Co. Airport   (ICAO: KW99)   [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
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
        Website for Richmond International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ingalls Fld.   (ICAO: KHSP)   [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
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
        Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
        Website for University Park Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
        Website for Harrisburg International 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
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
        Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Search for a West Virginia Community

About Pendleton County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brandywine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6248, Longitude: -79.2448     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brandywine 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 Brandywine), 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 Brandywine.



 
 
 

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