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Around Moore ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morgantown. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the north of Moore. Morgantown has a population of 30,500 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Fairmont. It is located about 35 miles [ km] to the northwest of Moore 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 from Moore.<2>

  • Belington [Barbour County]
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    • Belington [Barbour County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Moore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belington<3>
  • Canfield [Randolph County]
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    • Canfield [Randolph County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Moore
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  • Davis [Tucker County]
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    • Davis [Tucker County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of Moore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 631 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davis<3>
  • Elkins [Randolph County]
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    • Elkins [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Moore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,990 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkins<3>
  • Gladwin [Tucker County]
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    • Gladwin [Tucker County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Moore
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  • Hambleton [Tucker County]
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    • Hambleton [Tucker County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of Moore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 214 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hambleton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hendricks [Tucker County]
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      • Hendricks [Tucker County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Moore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 257 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hendricks have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kalamazoo [Barbour County]
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      • Kalamazoo [Barbour County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Moore
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    • Leadsville [Randolph County]
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      • Leadsville [Randolph County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Moore
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    • Montrose [Randolph County]
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      • Montrose [Randolph County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Moore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montrose have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Parsons [Tucker County]
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      • Parsons [Tucker County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Moore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,391 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parsons<3>
    • Pierce [Tucker County]
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      • Pierce [Tucker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Moore
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    • Thomas [Tucker County]
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      • Thomas [Tucker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of Moore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas 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 Thomas<3>
    • Tigheville [Randolph County]
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      • Tigheville [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Moore
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    • Valley Bend [Barbour County]

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

Tucker County ...

Moore is located in Tucker County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tucker County: Barbour, Grant, Preston & Randolph.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Moore ...

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 Moore.

Airports Near Moore ...

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

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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0843, Longitude: -79.7178       In this case, the coordinates for Moore 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 Tucker, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Moore), 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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