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Chapmanville, West Virginia

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The location of Chapmanville

Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Chapmanville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the northeast of Chapmanville. Charleston has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northwest of Chapmanville and has a population of 47,100 people.

For comparison, Chapmanville has a population of 1,100 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 and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   20,669   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Paintsville (KY)   [Map]   4,082   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Pikeville (KY)   [Map]   6,685   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Prestonsburg (KY)   [Map]   3,438   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,217   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Kenova   [Map]   3,007   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Madison   [Map]   2,801   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,338   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,493   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Williamson   [Map]   2,796   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Banco   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Big Creek   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Greenview   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Harts   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Havana   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hedgeview   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hewett   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Logan   [Map]   1,539   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Manila   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Mitchell Heights   [Map]   286   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Peach Creek   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Thompson Town   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Troy Town   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Turtle Creek   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
West Logan   [Map]   372   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Logan County ...

Chapmanville 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 Chapmanville ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chapmanville ...

Looking for more information about Chapmanville? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Chapmanville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chapmanville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    West Virginia Statewide Tourism
    Chapmanville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Chapmanville

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 Chapmanville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mingo Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4I0)   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Kee Fld. (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.  (FAA ID: K22)   [Map]   WSW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Pike Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PBX)   [Map]   SW   41 miles [66 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 Chapmanville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Chapmanville. 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
Airborne Airpark (ILN/KILN)   [Map]   NW   138 miles [222.1 km]
Port Columbus Intl.  (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   NNW   147 miles [236.6 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   NE   161 miles [259.1 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl.  (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   WNW   161 miles [259.1 km]
Dayton Intl.  (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   NW   178 miles [286.5 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   NNE   198 miles [318.7 km]
Louisville Intl.  (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]   W   202 miles [325.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   ESE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport  (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   E   88 miles [141.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mingo Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4I0)   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Kee Fld. (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.  (FAA ID: K22)   [Map]   WSW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Pike Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PBX)   [Map]   SW   41 miles [66 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus International 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
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [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
Louisville Intl.   (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
  Website for Louisville 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

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chapmanville.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chapmanville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chapmanville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chapmanville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9732, Longitude: -82.0170     [Map].

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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 Chapmanville), 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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