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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Bruceton Mills.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Bruceton Mills ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Bethel Park (PA). It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the northwest of Bruceton Mills. Bethel Park (PA) has a population of 31,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Morgantown. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the west of Bruceton Mills and has a population of 30,900 people.

For comparison, Bruceton Mills has a population of 87 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 Bruceton Mills and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,978   E   46 miles [74 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,676   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Canonsburg (PA)   [Map]   8,878   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Greensburg (PA)   [Map]   14,430   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Jeannette (PA)   [Map]   9,245   N   46 miles [74 km]
Jefferson Hills (PA)   [Map]   ---   N   46 miles [74 km]
Latrobe (PA)   [Map]   8,003   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
McKeesport (PA)   [Map]   19,273   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pleasant Hills (PA)   [Map]   8,189   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Uniontown (PA)   [Map]   9,942   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Washington (PA)   [Map]   13,514   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
West Mifflin (PA)   [Map]   19,921   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,364   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   16,035   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,622   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Friendsville (MD)   [Map]   474   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hopwood (PA)   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Markleysburg (PA)   [Map]   277   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mount Washington (PA)   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Point Marion (PA)   [Map]   1,126   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Albright   [Map]   286   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Arthurdale   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brandonville   [Map]   106   NE   Less than 2 miles
Brookhaven   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cheat Lake   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Heathers Run   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kingwood   [Map]   2,956   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Masontown   [Map]   548   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Reedsville   [Map]   596   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Terra Alta   [Map]   1,491   S   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Preston County ...

Bruceton Mills is located in Preston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Preston County: Garrett (MD), Fayette (PA), Barbour, Grant, Monongalia, Taylor & Tucker.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bruceton Mills ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bruceton Mills ...

Looking for more information about Bruceton Mills? 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 Bruceton Mills, 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 Bruceton Mills.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Bruceton Mills. 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 Bruceton Mills. 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
    Bruceton Mills Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Bruceton Mills


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 Bruceton Mills ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Garrett Co. Airport (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   2G4   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Connellsville Airport(ICAO: KVVS)   [Map]   VVS   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Seven Springs Airport   [Map]   7SP   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greene Co. Airport   [Map]   WAY   WNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Fairmont Muni.   [Map]   4G7   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Mount Pleasant Airport   [Map]   P45   N   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 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 Bruceton Mills.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bruceton Mills. 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   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNW   65 miles [104.6 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   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl. (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   LBE   NNE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   AGC   NNW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport (JST/KJST)   [Map]   JST   NE   62 miles [99.8 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   ---   NNW   65 miles [104.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Garrett Co. Airport (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   2G4   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Connellsville Airport(ICAO: KVVS)   [Map]   VVS   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Seven Springs Airport   [Map]   7SP   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greene Co. Airport   [Map]   WAY   WNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Fairmont Muni.   [Map]   4G7   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Mount Pleasant Airport   [Map]   P45   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Rostraver Airport(ICAO: KFWQ)   [Map]   FWQ   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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh 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
 
Dubois Rgnl.   (DUJ/KDUJ)   [Map]
        Website for Dubois Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Garrett Co. Airport   (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]
        Website for Garrett County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Connellsville Airport   (ICAO: KVVS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rostraver Airport   (ICAO: KFWQ)   [Map]
        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
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Washington Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAFJ)   [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
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
        Website for Harrisburg International 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
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
        Website for Arnold Palmer Regional 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
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
        Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bruceton Mills.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bruceton Mills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6594, Longitude: -79.6406     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bruceton Mills 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 Bruceton Mills), 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 Bruceton Mills.