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The location of Burner

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Burner ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Elkins. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the north of Burner. Elkins has a population of 7,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bridgewater (VA). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the east of Burner and has a population of 6,000 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 Burner and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Craigsville (VA)   [Map]   935   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Dayton (VA)   [Map]   1,609   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Addison   [Map]   723   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Belington   [Map]   1,910   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Beverly   [Map]   679   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,612   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Franklin   [Map]   662   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Marlinton   [Map]   1,014   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Mill Creek   [Map]   701   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Parsons   [Map]   1,423   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Petersburg   [Map]   2,573   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Philippi   [Map]   3,533   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Richwood   [Map]   1,955   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Sutton   [Map]   1,033   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Weston   [Map]   4,044   NW   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Monterey (VA)   [Map]   136   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Canfield   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cass   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Circleville   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Durbin   [Map]   287   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Frank   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Green Bank   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harman   [Map]   142   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Harper   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Helvetia   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Huttonsville   [Map]   218   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Leadsville   [Map]   ---   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mingo   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Slaty Fork   [Map]   ---   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Womelsdorf   [Map]   242   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Pocahontas County ...

Burner is located in Pocahontas County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pocahontas County: Bath (VA), Highland (VA), Greenbrier, Pendleton, Randolph & Webster.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Burner ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Upshur County Rgnl. (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   W22   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ingalls Fld.(ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   HSP   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Bridgewater Air Park   [Map]   VBW   ESE   48 miles [77.2 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 Burner.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Burner. 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   N   71 miles [114.3 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   E   128 miles [206 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   N   131 miles [210.8 km]
Richmond Intl. (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   RIC   ESE   155 miles [249.4 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   ENE   173 miles [278.4 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   NNW   180 miles [289.7 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   NNW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   ESE   54 miles [86.9 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SSW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Charlottesville Airport (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   CHO   ESE   80 miles [128.7 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld. (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   ROA   S   89 miles [143.2 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   SW   91 miles [146.5 km]
Lynchburg Rgnl.(LYH/KLYH)   [Map]   LYH   SSE   95 miles [152.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Upshur County Rgnl. (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   W22   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ingalls Fld.(ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   HSP   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Bridgewater Air Park   [Map]   VBW   ESE   48 miles [77.2 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
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
        Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
        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
 
Lynchburg Rgnl.   (LYH/KLYH)   [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
 
Upshur County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]
        Website for Upshur County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant Co. Airport   (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]
        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
 
Braxton Co. Airport   (ICAO: K48I)   [Map]
        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
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
        Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
        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
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
        Website for North Central West Virginia 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
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Pocahontas County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Burner. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Burner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6171, Longitude: -79.8070     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Burner 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 Burner), 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 Burner.