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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Huntersville.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Huntersville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Lexington (VA). It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the southeast of Huntersville. Lexington (VA) has a population of 7,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Buena Vista (VA). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the southeast of Huntersville and has a population of 6,300 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Buchanan (VA)   [Map]   1,169   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Clifton Forge (VA)   [Map]   3,565   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Covington (VA)   [Map]   5,531   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Craigsville (VA)   [Map]   927   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Glasgow (VA)   [Map]   1,107   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Alderson   [Map]   1,155   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Lewisburg   [Map]   3,907   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Marlinton   [Map]   994   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Rainelle   [Map]   1,482   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Richwood   [Map]   1,906   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Ronceverte   [Map]   1,717   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rupert   [Map]   919   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Summersville   [Map]   3,361   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Sutton   [Map]   988   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
White Sulphur Springs   [Map]   2,420   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bolar (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Carloover (VA)   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Selma (VA)   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Yost (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Anthony   [Map]   ---   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Buckeye   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cass   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Durbin   [Map]   294   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Edray   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Falling Spring   [Map]   207   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Green Bank   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   243   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mingo   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Slaty Fork   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Thorny Creek   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Pocahontas County ...

Huntersville is located in Pocahontas County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pocahontas County: Bath (VA), Highland (VA), Greenbrier, Pendleton, Randolph & Webster.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Huntersville ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Huntersville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Huntersville ...

Looking for more information about Huntersville? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Huntersville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Huntersville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Huntersville.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Huntersville. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Huntersville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

For the State of West Virginia

    West Virginia Tourism
    Parks for West Virginia

    Fishing in West Virginia
    Hunting in West Virginia

TripAdvisor Link for:

    West Virginia Statewide Tourism
    Huntersville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Huntersville


National Park Service (NPS) sites in West Virginia

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in West Virginia

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in West Virginia

Airports Near Huntersville ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Huntersville.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ingalls Fld.(ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   HSP   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Richwood Muni.   [Map]   3I4   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Summersville Airport(ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]   SXL   W   46 miles [74 km]
New Castle Intl.   [Map]   VA85   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   NNW   57 miles [91.7 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Huntersville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Huntersville. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   N   100 miles [160.9 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   ENE   147 miles [236.6 km]
Richmond Intl. (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   RIC   ESE   154 miles [247.8 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   N   159 miles [255.9 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   ENE   192 miles [309 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NW   198 miles [318.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld. (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   ROA   S   59 miles [95 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   E   60 miles [96.6 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   WSW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Lynchburg Rgnl.(LYH/KLYH)   [Map]   LYH   SE   74 miles [119.1 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   N   77 miles [123.9 km]
Charlottesville Airport (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   CHO   E   84 miles [135.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ingalls Fld.(ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   HSP   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Richwood Muni.   [Map]   3I4   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Summersville Airport(ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]   SXL   W   46 miles [74 km]
New Castle Intl.   [Map]   VA85   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Buckhannon Airport   [Map]   ---   NNW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Upshur County Rgnl. (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]   W22   NNW   57 miles [91.7 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lynchburg Rgnl.   (LYH/KLYH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
        Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
        Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ingalls Fld.   (ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Braxton Co. Airport   (ICAO: K48I)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport   (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]
        Website for Elkins - Randolph County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
        Website for Richmond International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Upshur County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]
        Website for Upshur County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
        Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
        Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
        Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
        Website for Raleigh County Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Huntersville.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Huntersville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Huntersville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Huntersville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1889, Longitude: -80.0161     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Huntersville), 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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