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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Saunders Addition.

This page contains six sections:

Around Saunders Addition ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the southeast of Saunders Addition. Charleston has a population of 49,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the west of Saunders Addition and has a population of 48,100 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 Saunders Addition and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   21,038   W   41 miles [66 km]
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,311   W   46 miles [74 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,462   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,891   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,938   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,262   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,543   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,604   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,686   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,544   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,237   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,825   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,245   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   10,553   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,859   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alum Creek   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bancroft   [Map]   598   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cross Lanes   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Culloden   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Eleanor   [Map]   1,603   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Poca   [Map]   989   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Raymond City   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Rock Lake Village   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Scott Village   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Teays Valley   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Teays Village   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Tornado   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Winfield   [Map]   2,357   N   5 miles [8 km]

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

Putnam County ...

Saunders Addition is located in Putnam County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Putnam County: Cabell, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln & Mason.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Saunders Addition ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Amandaville   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South of Saunders Addition   [Map]
Black Betsey   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Cheyenne Valley   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the West   [Map]
Cross Lanes   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Hickory Hill   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the West   [Map]
Hometown   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Nitro   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Plymouth   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Raymond City   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Red House   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Rock Branch   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Rolling Meadows   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Scary   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Strawberry Heights   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Virginia Heights   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   W   47 miles [75.6 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 Saunders Addition.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Saunders Addition. 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   NNW   119 miles [191.5 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   NW   122 miles [196.3 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NE   133 miles [214 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   WNW   155 miles [249.4 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NW   160 miles [257.5 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   165 miles [265.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   SE   61 miles [98.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
James A Rhodes Airport   [Map]   I43   NW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Ohio University Airport(ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]   UNI   NNW   55 miles [88.5 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
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        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
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ohio University Airport   (ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]
        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
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northern Kentucky Intl.   (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]
        Website for Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport
        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
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh 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
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-State 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
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saunders Addition.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saunders Addition. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4548, Longitude: -81.8757     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saunders Addition 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 Saunders Addition), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Saunders Addition.