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Around Hillcrest ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Parkersburg. It lies just west of Hillcrest. Parkersburg has a population of 29,300 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Athens (OH). It is located about 33 miles [ km] to the west of Hillcrest and has a population of 24,500 people.

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

  • Belpre [Washington County]
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    • Belpre [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Hillcrest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,386 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belpre<3>
  • Blennerhassett [Wood County]
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    • Blennerhassett [Wood County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Hillcrest
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blennerhassett have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Boaz [Wood County]
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    • Boaz [Wood County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Hillcrest
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boaz have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Greencastle [Wirt County]
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    • Greencastle [Wirt County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Hillcrest
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  • Kanawha [Wood County]
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    • Kanawha [Wood County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Hillcrest
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  • Lubeck [Wood County]
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    • Lubeck [Wood County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Hillcrest
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    • Mineral Acres [Wood County]
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      • Mineral Acres [Wood County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Hillcrest
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    • Mineral Wells [Wood County]
    • North Hills [Wood County]
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      • North Hills [Wood County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Hillcrest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 774 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Parkers Towne [Wood County]
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      • Parkers Towne [Wood County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Hillcrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkers Towne have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Parkersburg [Wood County]
    • Pleasant View [Wood County]
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      • Pleasant View [Wood County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Hillcrest
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    • Slate [Wood County]
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      • Slate [Wood County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Hillcrest
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    • Vienna [Wood County]
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      • Vienna [Wood County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Hillcrest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna 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 Vienna<3>
    • Washington [Wood County]
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      • Washington [Wood County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Hillcrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<3>

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

Wood County ...

Hillcrest is located in Wood County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wood County: Athens (OH), Meigs (OH), Washington (OH), Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie & Wirt.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hillcrest ...

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 Hillcrest.

Airports Near Hillcrest ...

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 Hillcrest and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Hillcrest.

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 ...

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About Wood County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.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 Hillcrest.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Hillcrest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hillcrest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2537, Longitude: -81.4887       In this case, the coordinates for Hillcrest 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 Wood, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Hillcrest), 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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