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Around Glen White Junction ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Beckley. It lies just east of where Glen White Junction would have been located. Beckley has a population of 15,900 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Bluefield. It is located about 34 miles [ km] to the south of Glen White Junction and has a population of 9,600 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Glen White Junction.<2>

  • Beckley [Raleigh County]
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    • Beckley [Raleigh County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Glen White Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,940 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beckley<3>
  • Crab Orchard [Raleigh County]
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    • Crab Orchard [Raleigh County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of Glen White Junction
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crab Orchard have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crab Orchard<3>
  • Fairdale [Raleigh County]
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    • Fairdale [Raleigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Glen White Junction
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  • Glen White [Raleigh County]
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    • Glen White [Raleigh County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south of Glen White Junction
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  • Harper [Raleigh County]
  • Lester [Raleigh County]
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    • Lester [Raleigh County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of Glen White Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 314 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lester have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mabscott [Raleigh County]
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      • Mabscott [Raleigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Glen White Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mabscott have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • MacArthur [Raleigh County]
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      • MacArthur [Raleigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Glen White Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for MacArthur have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for MacArthur<3>
    • Old Mill Village [Raleigh County]
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      • Old Mill Village [Raleigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Glen White Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Mill Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Slab Fork [Raleigh County]
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      • Slab Fork [Raleigh County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Glen White Junction
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    • Sophia [Raleigh County]
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      • Sophia [Raleigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Glen White Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,231 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sophia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sophia<3>
    • Sprague [Raleigh County]
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      • Sprague [Raleigh County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Glen White Junction
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    • Stotesbury [Raleigh County]
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      • Stotesbury [Raleigh County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Glen White Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stotesbury have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tilden [Raleigh County]
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      • Tilden [Raleigh County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Glen White Junction
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    • Tolleys [Raleigh County]
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      • Tolleys [Raleigh County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest of Glen White Junction
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For more communities neighboring Glen White Junction, please visit our County-by-County Page for Glen White Junction.

Raleigh County ...

Glen White Junction would have been located within present day Raleigh County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Raleigh County: Boone, Fayette, Kanawha, Mercer, Summers & Wyoming.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Glen White Junction ...

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 Glen White Junction.

Airports Near Glen White Junction ...

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 Glen White Junction and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Glen White Junction.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within West Virginia

About Raleigh County

About West Virginia

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen White Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7612, Longitude: -81.2934       In this case, the coordinates for Glen White Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Raleigh, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Glen White Junction), 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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