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The location of Parkview









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Parkview ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Pittsburgh (PA). It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the east of Parkview. Pittsburgh (PA) has a population of 302,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bethel Park (PA). It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the east of Parkview and has a population of 32,400 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Alliance (OH)   [Map]   21,791   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
New Philadelphia (OH)   [Map]   17,424   W   46 miles [74 km]
Steubenville (OH)   [Map]   18,003   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Baldwin (PA)   [Map]   19,610   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Franklin Park (PA)   [Map]   14,552   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
McKeesport (PA)   [Map]   19,245   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Monroeville (PA)   [Map]   27,716   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Murrysville (PA)   [Map]   19,800   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
New Castle (PA)   [Map]   22,069   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Plum (PA)   [Map]   27,258   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
West Mifflin (PA)   [Map]   19,839   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Whitehall (PA)   [Map]   13,733   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wilkinsburg (PA)   [Map]   15,554   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Weirton   [Map]   18,685   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Wheeling   [Map]   27,066   S   18 miles [29 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Brilliant (OH)   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Mingo Junction (OH)   [Map]   3,262   SW   Less than 2 miles
New Alexandria (OH)   [Map]   258   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Toronto (OH)   [Map]   4,814   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Valley Glen (OH)   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Wintersville (OH)   [Map]   3,727   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Independence (PA)   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Jefferson (PA)   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Beech Bottom   [Map]   482   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bethany   [Map]   888   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dutch Town   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Follansbee   [Map]   2,765   W   Less than 2 miles
Hooverson Heights   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
Shank Town   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Wellsburg   [Map]   2,589   S   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Brooke County ...

Parkview is located in Brooke County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Brooke County: Jefferson (OH), Washington (PA), Hancock & Ohio.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Parkview ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Parkview. 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 Parkview. 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, attractions 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 Parkview ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Jefferson County Airpark  (FAA ID: 2G2)   [Map]   WNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport (HLG/KHLG)   [Map]   SSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Washington Co. Airport (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Harrison Co. Airport (FAA ID: 8G6)   [Map]   WSW   23 miles [37 km]
Columbiana Co. Airport (FAA ID: 02G)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
Carroll County Airport (FAA ID: TSO)   [Map]   WNW   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Parkview.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   SE   59 miles [95 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl.  (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   NW   60 miles [96.6 km]
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.  (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]   NW   99 miles [159.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport  (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   E   62 miles [99.8 km]
Youngstown - Warren Rgnl.  (YNG/KYNG)   [Map]   N   63 miles [101.4 km]
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   SSE   74 miles [119.1 km]
Wayne Co. Airport  (ICAO: KBJJ)   [Map]   WNW   77 miles [123.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Jefferson County Airpark  (FAA ID: 2G2)   [Map]   WNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport (HLG/KHLG)   [Map]   SSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Washington Co. Airport (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Harrison Co. Airport (FAA ID: 8G6)   [Map]   WSW   23 miles [37 km]
Columbiana Co. Airport (FAA ID: 02G)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
Carroll County Airport (FAA ID: TSO)   [Map]   WNW   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.

Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
  Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wayne Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBJJ)   [Map]
  Website for Wayne County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
  Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cleveland Airport   (BKL/KBKL)   [Map]
  Website for Cleveland / Burke Lakefront Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport   (HLG/KHLG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Washington Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
  Website for Akron - Canton Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Beaver Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBVI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.   (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]
  Website for Cleveland / Hopkins International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harry Clever Fld.   (ICAO: KPHD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
  Website for University Park Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
  Website for Allegheny County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Youngstown - Warren Rgnl.   (YNG/KYNG)   [Map]
  Website for Youngstown - Warren Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parkview. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3367, Longitude: -80.5856     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Parkview have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Parkview), 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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