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The location of Candlewyck Place









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Candlewyck Place.

This page contains six sections:

Around Candlewyck Place ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the east of Candlewyck Place. Charleston has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the west of Candlewyck Place and has a population of 47,100 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Candlewyck Place and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   20,669   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,177   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Russell (KY)   [Map]   3,226   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,432   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,217   W   18 miles [29 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Kenova   [Map]   3,007   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,153   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,738   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,231   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,493   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bancroft   [Map]   600   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cross Lanes   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Culloden   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Eleanor   [Map]   1,598   N   5 miles [8 km]
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Indian Village   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Poca   [Map]   987   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Raymond City   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   100   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Scott Village   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Teays Valley   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Teays Village   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
Tornado   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Winfield   [Map]   2,359   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Putnam County ...

Candlewyck Place is located in Putnam County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Putnam County: Cabell, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln & Mason.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Candlewyck Place ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Candlewyck Place. 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 Candlewyck Place. 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, attractions 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 Candlewyck Place ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl. (FAA ID: GAS)   [Map]   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mason Co. Airport (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Jackson Co. Airport (FAA ID: I18)   [Map]   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ashland Rgnl.  (FAA ID: DWU)   [Map]   W   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Candlewyck Place.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Candlewyck Place. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Port Columbus Intl.  (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   NNW   117 miles [188.3 km]
Airborne Airpark (ILN/KILN)   [Map]   NW   119 miles [191.5 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   NE   136 miles [218.9 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl.  (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   WNW   151 miles [243 km]
Dayton Intl.  (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   NW   157 miles [252.7 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   NNE   167 miles [268.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   SE   64 miles [103 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl. (FAA ID: GAS)   [Map]   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mason Co. Airport (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Jackson Co. Airport (FAA ID: I18)   [Map]   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ashland Rgnl.  (FAA ID: DWU)   [Map]   W   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.

Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
  Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ohio University Airport   (ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northern Kentucky Intl.   (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]
  Website for Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
  Website for Dayton International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
  Website for Yeager Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
  Website for Tri-State Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
  Website for Raleigh County Memorial Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
  Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Candlewyck Place. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://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 Candlewyck Place.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Candlewyck Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4551, Longitude: -81.9499     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Candlewyck Place 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Candlewyck Place), 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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