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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Bubbling Spring.

This page contains six sections:

Around Bubbling Spring ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Leesburg (VA). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Bubbling Spring. Leesburg (VA) has a population of 54,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hagerstown (MD). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the northeast of Bubbling Spring and has a population of 40,300 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 Bubbling Spring and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Brunswick (MD)   [Map]   6,266   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,707   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,642   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Middletown (MD)   [Map]   4,615   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Front Royal (VA)   [Map]   15,239   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Luray (VA)   [Map]   4,817   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Petersburg (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Purcellville (VA)   [Map]   9,771   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Strasburg (VA)   [Map]   6,617   S   18 miles [29 km]
Winchester (VA)   [Map]   27,932   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Woodstock (VA)   [Map]   5,212   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Charles Town   [Map]   5,957   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,077   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Martinsburg   [Map]   17,404   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ranson   [Map]   5,173   E   32 miles [51.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Keifers (MD)   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Day - Mar Village (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Echo Village (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Middletown (VA)   [Map]   1,353   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Nordic Village (VA)   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Stephens City (VA)   [Map]   1,999   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Welltown (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
White Hall (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Augusta   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Capon Bridge   [Map]   371   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ritters   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Romney   [Map]   1,737   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Slanesville   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Three Churches   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Wardensville   [Map]   261   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Hampshire County ...

Bubbling Spring is located in Hampshire County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hampshire County: Allegany (MD), Frederick (VA), Hardy, Mineral & Morgan.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bubbling Spring ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Winchester Rgnl.(ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   OKV   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Front Royal Airport   [Map]   FRR   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.(MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   MRB   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.(ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   CBE   NNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   WSW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Luray Caverns Airport   [Map]   W45   S   40 miles [64.4 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 Bubbling Spring.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bubbling Spring. 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
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   ESE   57 miles [91.7 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   WNW   82 miles [132 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   E   95 miles [152.9 km]
Harrisburg Intl. (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   MDT   NE   110 miles [177 km]
University Park Airport (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]   UNV   NNE   114 miles [183.5 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NW   127 miles [204.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SSW   72 miles [115.9 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport (JST/KJST)   [Map]   JST   NNW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Charlottesville Airport (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   CHO   S   77 miles [123.9 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl. (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   LBE   NW   86 miles [138.4 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   W   94 miles [151.3 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   AGC   NW   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Winchester Rgnl.(ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   OKV   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Front Royal Airport   [Map]   FRR   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.(MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   MRB   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.(ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   CBE   NNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   WSW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Luray Caverns Airport   [Map]   W45   S   40 miles [64.4 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
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
        Website for North Central West Virginia 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
 
Winchester Rgnl.   (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.   (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant Co. Airport   (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Leesburg Exec.   (ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]
        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
 
Hagerstown Rgnl.   (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]
        Website for Hagerstown 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
 
Culpeper Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCJR)   [Map]
        Website for Culpeper Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Warrenton - Fauquier Airport   (ICAO: KHWY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manassas Muni.   (HEF/KHEF)   [Map]
        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
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
        Website for University Park 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
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
        Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County 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
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
        Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of West Virginia

About Hampshire County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bubbling Spring. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2543, Longitude: -78.4581     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bubbling Spring 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 Bubbling Spring), 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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