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Around Hix ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Blacksburg (VA). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the southeast of Hix. Blacksburg (VA) has a population of 44,200 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Beckley. It is located about 20 miles [ km] to the west of Hix and has a population of 15,900 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 Hix.<2>

  • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
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    • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the east of Hix
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,125 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<3>
  • Bellepoint [Summers County]
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    • Bellepoint [Summers County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Hix
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  • Bellwood [Fayette County]
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    • Bellwood [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the north of Hix
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  • Clifftop [Raleigh County]
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    • Clifftop [Raleigh County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of Hix
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  • Forest Hill [Summers County]
  • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County]
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    • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the east of Hix
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    • Frazier [Greenbrier County]
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      • Frazier [Greenbrier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the east of Hix
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    • Hinton [Summers County]
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      • Hinton [Summers County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Hix
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,357 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinton<3>
    • Jumping Branch [Summers County]
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      • Jumping Branch [Summers County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Hix
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    • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
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      • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Hix
      • Estimated population in 2019: 346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Prince [Fayette County]
    • Quinnimont [Fayette County]
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      • Quinnimont [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Hix
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    • Shady Spring [Raleigh County]
    • Spring Dale [Fayette County]
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      • Spring Dale [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Hix
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    • Vale [Greenbrier County]
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      • Vale [Greenbrier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Hix
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For more communities neighboring Hix, please visit our County-by-County Page for Hix.

Summers County ...

Hix is located in Summers County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Summers County: Giles (VA), Fayette, Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe & Raleigh.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hix ...

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 Hix.

Airports Near Hix ...

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

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 ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Summers County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hix. 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 Hix.
<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- Hix) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hix. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7301, Longitude: -80.8195       In this case, the coordinates for Hix 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 Summers, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Hix), 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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