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The location of Sias

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sias ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the northeast of Sias. Charleston has a population of 49,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the northwest of Sias 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 Sias and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   21,038   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,311   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Grayson (KY)   [Map]   4,043   W   46 miles [74 km]
Paintsville (KY)   [Map]   4,203   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Prestonsburg (KY)   [Map]   3,541   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,462   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,891   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,938   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,262   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,543   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,604   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,686   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,237   N   46 miles [74 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   10,553   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,859   NE   23 miles [37 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Banco   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Big Creek   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chapmanville   [Map]   1,171   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cove Gap   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dodson Junction   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   1,114   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Harts   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Horse Creek Junction   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Julian   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Layville   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lory   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Morrisvale   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Rock Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
West Hamlin   [Map]   757   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Woodville   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Lincoln County ...

Sias is located in Lincoln County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lincoln County: Boone, Cabell, Kanawha, Logan, Mingo, Putnam & Wayne.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sias ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ENE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   SSW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   N   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 Sias.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sias. 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
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   NW   125 miles [201.2 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NNW   132 miles [212.4 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   WNW   151 miles [243 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NE   154 miles [247.8 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NW   164 miles [263.9 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   187 miles [300.9 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   N   191 miles [307.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ENE   29 miles [46.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   SSW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Big Sandy Rgnl.    [Map]   K22   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   N   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.

Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        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
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [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
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal 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
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
        Website for Akron - Canton Regional 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
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
        Website for Yeager 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Lincoln County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/

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 Sias.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sias. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1848, Longitude: -82.0874     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sias 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 Sias), 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 Sias.