RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Lubeck, West Virginia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other WV
Communities

 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
West Virginia
 
The Commemorative Quarter for West Virginia

Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Lubeck ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Parkersburg. It lies just east of Lubeck. Parkersburg has a population of 30,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Athens (OH). It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the west of Lubeck and has a population of 25,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Crooksville (OH)   [Map]   2,491   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,432   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Logan (OH)   [Map]   7,069   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,673   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Middleport (OH)   [Map]   2,446   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Nelsonville (OH)   [Map]   5,292   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
New Lexington (OH)   [Map]   4,704   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Wellston (OH)   [Map]   5,526   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
New Martinsville   [Map]   5,138   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,153   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,738   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,231   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Vienna   [Map]   10,370   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Williamstown   [Map]   2,906   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Coolville (OH)   [Map]   498   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Keno (OH)   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Redbush (OH)   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sandhill (OH)   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Blennerhassett   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Boaz   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Greencastle   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kanawha   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mineral Acres   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mineral Wells   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
North Hills   [Map]   793   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Parkers Towne   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pleasant View   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Slate   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Washington   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Wood County ...

Lubeck is located in Wood County.

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 Lubeck ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Lubeck. 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 Lubeck. 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


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 Lubeck ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   I71   NNW   30 miles [48.3 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 Lubeck.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lubeck. 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
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NW   85 miles [136.8 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   ENE   95 miles [152.9 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NE   114 miles [183.5 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   N   116 miles [186.7 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   W   116 miles [186.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   S   59 miles [95 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   E   75 miles [120.7 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   SW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport(ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]   LCK   WNW   79 miles [127.1 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   SSE   103 miles [165.8 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   ---   NE   114 miles [183.5 km]
Wayne Co. Airport (ICAO: KBJJ)   [Map]   BJJ   N   114 miles [183.5 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   AGC   NE   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   I71   NNW   30 miles [48.3 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.

Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal 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
 
Wayne Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBJJ)   [Map]
        Website for Wayne County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
        Website for Allegheny County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.   (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ohio University Airport   (ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]
        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
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
        Website for Akron - Canton Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
        Website for Dayton International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
        Website for Yeager Airport
        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
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-State Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Find a Community within West Virginia

About Wood County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lubeck. 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: 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 Lubeck.

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Lubeck. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lubeck) 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 Lubeck. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lubeck

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lubeck. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2354, Longitude: -81.6312     [Map].

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   WV
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 19 Nov 2018
By John Hall