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Around Gleason ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Cumberland (MD). It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the northeast of where Gleason would have been located. Cumberland (MD) has a population of 19,300 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Frostburg (MD). It is located about 25 miles [ km] to the northeast of Gleason and has a population of 8,500 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Gleason.<2>

  • Bloomington [Garrett County]
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    • Bloomington [Garrett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Gleason
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  • Deer Park [Garrett County]
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    • Deer Park [Garrett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Gleason
    • Estimated population in 2019: 368 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deer Park have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deer Park<4>
  • Kitzmiller [Garrett County]
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    • Kitzmiller [Garrett County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Gleason
    • Estimated population in 2019: 303 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kitzmiller have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kitzmiller<4>
  • Loch Lynn Heights [Garrett County]
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    • Loch Lynn Heights [Garrett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Gleason
    • Estimated population in 2019: 530 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loch Lynn Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Luke [Allegany County]
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    • Luke [Allegany County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Gleason
    • Estimated population in 2019: 60 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luke have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Mountain Lake Park [Garrett County]
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    • Mountain Lake Park [Garrett County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Gleason
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,074 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Lake Park have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oakland [Garrett County]
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      • Oakland [Garrett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Gleason
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,815 people
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    • Swanton [Garrett County]
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      • Swanton [Garrett County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Gleason
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swanton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swanton<4>
    • Westernport [Allegany County]
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      • Westernport [Allegany County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Gleason
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,726 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westernport<4>
    • Bayard [Grant County]
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      • Bayard [Grant County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Gleason
      • Estimated population in 2019: 261 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayard have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Elk Garden [Mineral County]
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      • Elk Garden [Mineral County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast of Gleason
      • Estimated population in 2019: 212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Garden have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Garden<4>
    • Hartmansville [Mineral County]
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      • Hartmansville [Mineral County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Gleason
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    • New Creek [Mineral County]
    • Piedmont [Mineral County]
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      • Piedmont [Mineral County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Gleason
      • Estimated population in 2019: 802 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piedmont<4>
    • Sulphur City [Mineral County]
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      • Sulphur City [Mineral County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Gleason
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sulphur City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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For more communities neighboring Gleason, please visit our County-by-County Page for Gleason.

Mineral County ...

Gleason would have been located within present day Mineral County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mineral County: Allegany (MD), Garrett (MD), Grant, Hampshire & Hardy.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Gleason ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gleason.

Airports Near Gleason ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Gleason and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Gleason.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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About Mineral County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mineral County: www.mineralcountywv.com/

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 Gleason.
<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- Gleason) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gleason. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3629, Longitude: -79.2173       In this case, the coordinates for Gleason have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Mineral, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Gleason), 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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