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The location of Echo Point









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Echo Point.

This page contains six sections:

Around Echo Point ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Pittsburgh (PA). It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the northeast of Echo Point. Pittsburgh (PA) has a population of 302,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bethel Park (PA). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northeast of Echo Point and has a population of 32,400 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 are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
New Philadelphia (OH)   [Map]   17,424   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Steubenville (OH)   [Map]   18,003   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Baldwin (PA)   [Map]   19,610   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Franklin Park (PA)   [Map]   14,552   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Jefferson Hills (PA)   [Map]   11,226   E   41 miles [66 km]
McKeesport (PA)   [Map]   19,245   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Munhall (PA)   [Map]   11,158   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Washington (PA)   [Map]   13,566   E   23 miles [37 km]
West Mifflin (PA)   [Map]   19,839   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Whitehall (PA)   [Map]   13,733   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Wilkinsburg (PA)   [Map]   15,554   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Morgantown   [Map]   30,547   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Weirton   [Map]   18,685   N   23 miles [37 km]
Wheeling   [Map]   27,066   SW   Less than 2 miles

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   4,106   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Blaine (OH)   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bridgeport (OH)   [Map]   1,766   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Brookside (OH)   [Map]   589   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Highland City (OH)   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   6,659   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Rayland (OH)   [Map]   399   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tiltonsville (OH)   [Map]   1,297   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Yorkville (OH)   [Map]   1,028   N   5 miles [8 km]
Benwood   [Map]   1,307   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Bethlehem   [Map]   2,359   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Clearview   [Map]   497   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clinton   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Triadelphia   [Map]   759   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Valley Grove   [Map]   357   E   5 miles [8 km]

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

Ohio County ...

Echo Point is located in Ohio County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Ohio County: Belmont (OH), Jefferson (OH), Washington (PA), Brooke & Marshall.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Echo Point ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport (HLG/KHLG)   [Map]   NNE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Marshall Co. Airport (FAA ID: MPG)   [Map]   SSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jefferson County Airpark  (FAA ID: 2G2)   [Map]   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Washington Co. Airport (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Harrison Co. Airport (FAA ID: 8G6)   [Map]   WNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Barnesville Airport (FAA ID: 6G5)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4G5)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Greene Co. Airport (FAA ID: WAY)   [Map]   ESE   31 miles [49.9 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 Echo Point.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Echo Point. 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
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl.  (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   NW   70 miles [112.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport  (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   ENE   43 miles [69.2 km]
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   SSE   59 miles [95 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   E   68 miles [109.4 km]
Youngstown - Warren Rgnl.  (YNG/KYNG)   [Map]   N   81 miles [130.4 km]
Wayne Co. Airport  (ICAO: KBJJ)   [Map]   NW   83 miles [133.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport (HLG/KHLG)   [Map]   NNE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Marshall Co. Airport (FAA ID: MPG)   [Map]   SSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jefferson County Airpark  (FAA ID: 2G2)   [Map]   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Washington Co. Airport (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Harrison Co. Airport (FAA ID: 8G6)   [Map]   WNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Barnesville Airport (FAA ID: 6G5)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4G5)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Greene Co. Airport (FAA ID: WAY)   [Map]   ESE   31 miles [49.9 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.

Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Youngstown - Warren Rgnl.   (YNG/KYNG)   [Map]
  Website for Youngstown - Warren Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wayne Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBJJ)   [Map]
  Website for Wayne County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
  Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cleveland Airport   (BKL/KBKL)   [Map]
  Website for Cleveland / Burke Lakefront Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport   (HLG/KHLG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Washington Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
  Website for Akron - Canton Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rostraver Airport   (ICAO: KFWQ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.   (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]
  Website for Cleveland / Hopkins International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Beaver Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBVI)   [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
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
  Website for University Park Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
  Website for Allegheny County Airport
  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
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Ohio County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Echo Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0817, Longitude: -80.6790     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Echo Point 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 Echo Point), 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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