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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Buskirk Addition.

This page contains six sections:

Around Buskirk Addition ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the northeast of Buskirk Addition. Charleston has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northwest of Buskirk Addition and has a population of 47,100 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 starting from Buskirk Addition and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Paintsville (KY)   [Map]   4,082   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Pikeville (KY)   [Map]   6,685   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Prestonsburg (KY)   [Map]   3,438   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,217   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Kenova   [Map]   3,007   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Madison   [Map]   2,801   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,338   E   46 miles [74 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,493   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Williamson   [Map]   2,796   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Banco   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Big Creek   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Chapmanville   [Map]   1,137   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hedgeview   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Holden   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Logan   [Map]   1,539   NE   Less than 2 miles
Man   [Map]   664   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Manila   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mitchell Heights   [Map]   286   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Omar   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Peach Creek   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Switzer   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Thompson Town   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Troy Town   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
West Logan   [Map]   372   N   Less than 2 miles

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

Logan County ...

Buskirk Addition is located in Logan County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Logan County: Boone, Lincoln, Mingo & Wyoming.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Buskirk Addition ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Kee Fld.(ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   I16   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pike Co. Airport    [Map]   PBX   WSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Belcher Rgnl.    [Map]   57KY   SSW   37 miles [59.5 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 Buskirk Addition.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Buskirk Addition. 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
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   NW   145 miles [233.4 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NNW   156 miles [251.1 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   WNW   166 miles [267.2 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NE   167 miles [268.8 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NW   185 miles [297.7 km]
Louisville Intl. (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]   SDF   W   204 miles [328.3 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   205 miles [329.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   NNE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   E   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Kee Fld.(ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   I16   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pike Co. Airport    [Map]   PBX   WSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Belcher Rgnl.    [Map]   57KY   SSW   37 miles [59.5 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.

Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International 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
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
        Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northern Kentucky Intl.   (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]
        Website for Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tazewell Co. Airport   (ICAO: KJFZ)   [Map]
        Website for Tazewell County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mercer Co. Airport   (BLF/KBLF)   [Map]
        Website for Mercer County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
        Website for Dayton International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Louisville Intl.   (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
        Website for Louisville International 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
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
        Website for Yeager Airport
        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
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-State Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Logan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buskirk Addition. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8462, Longitude: -81.9960     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Buskirk Addition 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 Buskirk Addition), 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 Buskirk Addition.



 
 
 

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