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Around Ruthdale ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It lies just east of Ruthdale. Charleston has a population of 45,900 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 39 miles [ km] to the west of Ruthdale and has a population of 44,900 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

  • Airport Village [Kanawha County]
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    • Airport Village [Kanawha County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Ruthdale
    • Airport Village has also been known as:
    • Airport
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  • Alum Creek [Lincoln County]
  • Charleston [Kanawha County]
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    • Charleston [Kanawha County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Ruthdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,879 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<3>
  • Cross Lanes [Kanawha County]
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    • Cross Lanes [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Ruthdale
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross Lanes 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 Cross Lanes<3>
  • Dartmont [Boone County]
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    • Dartmont [Boone County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Ruthdale
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dartmont have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Dunbar [Kanawha County]
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    • Dunbar [Kanawha County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Ruthdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,951 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunbar<3>
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Emmons [Boone County]
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      • Emmons [Boone County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Ruthdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmons have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jefferson [Kanawha County]
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      • Jefferson [Kanawha County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Ruthdale
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    • Kanawha City [Kanawha County]
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      • Kanawha City [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Ruthdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kanawha City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Priestley [Lincoln County]
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      • Priestley [Lincoln County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Ruthdale
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    • Rock Lake Village [Kanawha County]
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      • Rock Lake Village [Kanawha County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Ruthdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Lake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Saint Albans [Kanawha County]
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      • Saint Albans [Kanawha County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Ruthdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,763 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albans 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 Saint Albans<3>
    • Sattes [Kanawha County]
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      • Sattes [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Ruthdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sattes have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • South Charleston [Kanawha County]
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      • South Charleston [Kanawha County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of Ruthdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,036 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Charleston 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 South Charleston<3>
    • Tornado [Kanawha County]
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      • Tornado [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Ruthdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tornado have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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For more communities neighboring Ruthdale, please visit our County-by-County Page for Ruthdale.

Kanawha County ...

Ruthdale is located in Kanawha County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kanawha County: Boone, Clay, Fayette, Jackson, Lincoln, Nicholas, Putnam, Raleigh & Roane.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Ruthdale ...

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 Ruthdale.

Airports Near Ruthdale ...

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

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 ...

Search for a Community located in West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ruthdale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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 Ruthdale.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ruthdale) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ruthdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3198, Longitude: -81.7229       In this case, the coordinates for Ruthdale 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 Kanawha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Ruthdale), 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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