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The location of Campbells

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Campbells ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Hagerstown (MD). It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the east of Campbells. Hagerstown (MD) has a population of 40,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Winchester (VA). It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the southeast of Campbells and has a population of 27,500 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 and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Brunswick (MD)   [Map]   6,171   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,978   W   18 miles [29 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,676   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Middletown (MD)   [Map]   4,515   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Chambersburg (PA)   [Map]   20,691   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Somerset (PA)   [Map]   5,991   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Waynesboro (PA)   [Map]   10,845   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Berryville (VA)   [Map]   4,304   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Front Royal (VA)   [Map]   15,153   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Purcellville (VA)   [Map]   9,469   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Strasburg (VA)   [Map]   6,583   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Charles Town   [Map]   5,945   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,200   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Martinsburg   [Map]   17,687   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Ranson   [Map]   5,166   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Flintstone (MD)   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hancock (MD)   [Map]   1,553   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Keifers (MD)   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Little Orleans (MD)   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Oldtown (MD)   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Spring Gap (MD)   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Purcell (PA)   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rainsburg (PA)   [Map]   133   N   18 miles [29 km]
Bath   [Map]   610   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Berryville   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Carpendale   [Map]   934   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Magnolia   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Paw Paw   [Map]   493   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ridgeley   [Map]   643   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Slanesville   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Morgan County ...

Campbells is located in Morgan County.

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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Campbells ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.(ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   CBE   W   18 miles [29 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.(MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   MRB   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bedford Co. Airport    [Map]   HMZ   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Winchester Rgnl.(ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   OKV   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hagerstown Rgnl. (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]   HGR   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Washington County Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Somerset Co. Airport    [Map]   2G9   NW   43 miles [69.2 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 Campbells.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Campbells. 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]   ---   SE   69 miles [111 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   W   80 miles [128.7 km]
University Park Airport (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]   UNV   NNE   90 miles [144.8 km]
Harrisburg Intl. (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   MDT   ENE   95 miles [152.9 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   ESE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   WNW   113 miles [181.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport (JST/KJST)   [Map]   JST   NNW   53 miles [85.3 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl. (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   LBE   NW   69 miles [111 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   AGC   WNW   95 miles [152.9 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SSW   97 miles [156.1 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   WSW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Charlottesville Airport (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   CHO   S   102 miles [164.2 km]
Dubois Rgnl. (DUJ/KDUJ)   [Map]   DUJ   NNW   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.(ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   CBE   W   18 miles [29 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.(MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   MRB   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bedford Co. Airport    [Map]   HMZ   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Winchester Rgnl.(ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   OKV   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hagerstown Rgnl. (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]   HGR   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Washington County Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Somerset Co. Airport    [Map]   2G9   NW   43 miles [69.2 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
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
        Website for North Central West Virginia 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
 
Dubois Rgnl.   (DUJ/KDUJ)   [Map]
        Website for Dubois Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.   (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Rgnl.   (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]
        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
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
        Website for University Park Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Altoona - Blair Co. Airport   (AOO/KAOO)   [Map]
        Website for Altoona - Blair County 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
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
        Website for Baltimore - Washington 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
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
        Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County 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
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
        Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in West Virginia

About Morgan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Campbells. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6181, Longitude: -78.4117     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Campbells 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 Campbells), 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 Campbells.