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Around Hiorra ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morgantown. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the northwest of Hiorra. Morgantown has a population of 30,500 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Fairmont. It is located about 18 miles [ km] to the west of Hiorra and has a population of 18,400 people.

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

  • Albright [Preston County]
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    • Albright [Preston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Hiorra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 282 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albright<3>
  • Arthurdale [Preston County]
  • Gladesville [Preston County]
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    • Gladesville [Preston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Hiorra
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  • Grafton [Taylor County]
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    • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Hiorra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,982 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<3>
  • Heathers Run [Preston County]
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    • Heathers Run [Preston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Hiorra
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  • Hebron [Marion County]
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    • Hebron [Marion County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Hiorra
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    • Kingwood [Preston County]
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      • Kingwood [Preston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Hiorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,057 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingwood<3>
    • Knottsville [Taylor County]
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      • Knottsville [Taylor County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Hiorra
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    • Masontown [Preston County]
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      • Masontown [Preston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the north of Hiorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 538 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Masontown 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 Masontown<3>
    • Newburg [Preston County]
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      • Newburg [Preston County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the west of Hiorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 315 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburg<3>
    • Reedsville [Preston County]
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      • Reedsville [Preston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Hiorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rowlesburg [Preston County]
    • Salt Lick [Preston County]
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      • Salt Lick [Preston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east of Hiorra
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    • Threefork Bridge [Preston County]
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      • Threefork Bridge [Preston County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Hiorra
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    • Tunnelton [Preston County]

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

Preston County ...

Hiorra is located in Preston County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Preston County: Garrett (MD), Fayette (PA), Barbour, Grant, Monongalia, Taylor & Tucker.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hiorra ...

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 Hiorra.

Airports Near Hiorra ...

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

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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Preston County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hiorra. 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 Hiorra.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hiorra) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hiorra. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3923, Longitude: -79.8187       In this case, the coordinates for Hiorra 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 Preston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Hiorra), 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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