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The location of Cashmere









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Cashmere ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Roanoke (VA). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the east of Cashmere. Roanoke (VA) has a population of 99,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Blacksburg (VA). It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the southeast of Cashmere and has a population of 44,600 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 Cashmere and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bluefield (VA)   [Map]   4,714   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Christiansburg (VA)   [Map]   22,259   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Covington (VA)   [Map]   5,531   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Pulaski (VA)   [Map]   8,764   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Radford (VA)   [Map]   17,658   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Salem (VA)   [Map]   25,862   E   41 miles [66 km]
Tazewell (VA)   [Map]   4,240   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Vinton (VA)   [Map]   8,065   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wytheville (VA)   [Map]   7,998   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bluefield   [Map]   9,869   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Lewisburg   [Map]   3,907   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,338   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Princeton   [Map]   5,822   W   18 miles [29 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bluff City (VA)   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Glen Lyn (VA)   [Map]   100   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Narrows (VA)   [Map]   1,960   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pearisburg (VA)   [Map]   2,661   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pembroke (VA)   [Map]   1,088   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rich Creek (VA)   [Map]   747   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Athens   [Map]   921   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ballard   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Bellepoint   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Forest Hill   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,448   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jumping Branch   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oakvale   [Map]   116   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Peterstown   [Map]   636   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Union   [Map]   550   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Monroe County ...

Cashmere is located in Monroe County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Monroe County: Alleghany (VA), Craig (VA), Giles (VA), Greenbrier & Summers.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cashmere ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
New River Valley Airport (ICAO: KPSK)   [Map]   SSE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mercer Co. Airport  (BLF/KBLF)   [Map]   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Virginia Tech. Exec. (BCB/KBCB)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport  (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
New Castle Intl. (FAA ID: VA85)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Welch Muni. (FAA ID: I25)   [Map]   W   41 miles [66 km]
Kee Fld. (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   WNW   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 Cashmere.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cashmere. 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
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   NNE   158 miles [254.3 km]
Richmond Intl.  (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   E   189 miles [304.2 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ENE   207 miles [333.1 km]
Port Columbus Intl.  (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   NNW   209 miles [336.4 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   N   212 miles [341.2 km]
Airborne Airpark (ILN/KILN)   [Map]   NW   212 miles [341.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport  (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.  (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   NW   77 miles [123.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
New River Valley Airport (ICAO: KPSK)   [Map]   SSE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mercer Co. Airport  (BLF/KBLF)   [Map]   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Virginia Tech. Exec. (BCB/KBCB)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
New Castle Intl. (FAA ID: VA85)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Welch Muni. (FAA ID: I25)   [Map]   W   41 miles [66 km]
Kee Fld. (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   WNW   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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
  Website for Richmond International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lynchburg Rgnl.   (LYH/KLYH)   [Map]
  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
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
  Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
New River Valley Airport   (ICAO: KPSK)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mercer Co. Airport   (BLF/KBLF)   [Map]
  Website for Mercer County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Virginia Tech. Exec.   (BCB/KBCB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Twin Co. Airport   (ICAO: KHLX)   [Map]
  Website for Twin County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mountain Empire Airport   (ICAO: KMKJ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus 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
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
  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
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
  Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
  Website for Yeager Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Monroe County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cashmere. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4498, Longitude: -80.7798     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cashmere 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 Cashmere), 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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