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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sanoma ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the south of Sanoma. Charleston has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Parkersburg. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the northwest of Sanoma and has a population of 30,100 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 starting from Sanoma and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Athens (OH)   [Map]   25,214   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,432   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,673   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Middleport (OH)   [Map]   2,446   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Paden City   [Map]   2,424   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,153   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,738   W   23 miles [37 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,231   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,493   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Vienna   [Map]   10,370   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Weston   [Map]   3,971   E   46 miles [74 km]
Williamstown   [Map]   2,906   N   30 miles [48.3 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arnoldsburg   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Burning Springs   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
Cantwell   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   827   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Flint Town   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Freeport   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grantsville   [Map]   531   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Greencastle   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kanawha   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mineral Acres   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mineral Wells   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Peewee   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Reedy   [Map]   165   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Slate   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Spencer   [Map]   2,111   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Wirt County ...

Sanoma is located in Wirt County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wirt County: Calhoun, Jackson, Ritchie, Roane & Wood.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sanoma ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   ESE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   W   41 miles [66 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   W   45 miles [72.4 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 Sanoma.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sanoma. 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   ENE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NW   109 miles [175.4 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   120 miles [193.1 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   N   134 miles [215.7 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   WNW   135 miles [217.3 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   WNW   167 miles [268.8 km]
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl. (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]   CLE   N   171 miles [275.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   ENE   63 miles [101.4 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   WSW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   S   82 miles [132 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SSE   91 miles [146.5 km]
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport(ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]   LCK   NW   103 miles [165.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Braxton Co. Airport(ICAO: K48I)   [Map]   48I   ESE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   W   41 miles [66 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   W   45 miles [72.4 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
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International 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
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.   (PKB/KPKB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Braxton Co. Airport   (ICAO: K48I)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [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
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.   (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]
        Website for Cleveland / Hopkins 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Sanoma.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sanoma. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9645, Longitude: -81.3246     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sanoma 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>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 Sanoma), 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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