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Around Sidney ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntington. It is located about 17 miles [27 km] to the north of Sidney. Huntington has a population of 44,900 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Ashland (KY). It is located about 24 miles [ km] to the northwest of Sidney and has a population of 20,100 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sidney.<2>

  • Buchanan [Lawrence County]
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    • Buchanan [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Sidney
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  • Durbin [Boyd County]
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    • Durbin [Boyd County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Sidney
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durbin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fallsburg [Lawrence County]
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    • Fallsburg [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Sidney
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  • Five Forks [Lawrence County]
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    • Five Forks [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Sidney
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  • Louisa [Lawrence County]
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    • Louisa [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Sidney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,325 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisa<4>
  • Potters [Lawrence County]
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    • Potters [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Sidney
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Potters have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Smoky Valley [Lawrence County]
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      • Smoky Valley [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Sidney
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    • Stringtown [Lawrence County]
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      • Stringtown [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Sidney
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    • Armilda [Wayne County]
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      • Armilda [Wayne County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Sidney
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    • Centerville [Wayne County]
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      • Centerville [Wayne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Sidney
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    • Dunlow [Wayne County]
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      • Dunlow [Wayne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Sidney
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    • Echo [Wayne County]
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      • Echo [Wayne County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the north of Sidney
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    • Fort Gay [Wayne County]
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      • Fort Gay [Wayne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Sidney
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 682 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Gay have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mineral Springs [Wayne County]
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      • Mineral Springs [Wayne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Sidney
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    • Wayne [Wayne County]
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      • Wayne [Wayne County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Sidney
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayne have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayne<4>

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

Wayne County ...

Sidney is located in Wayne County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wayne County: Boyd (KY), Lawrence (KY), Martin (KY), Lawrence (OH), Cabell, Lincoln & Mingo.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sidney ...

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 Sidney.

Airports Near Sidney ...

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

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 ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Wayne County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sidney. 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 Sidney.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sidney) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sidney. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1570, Longitude: -82.4727       In this case, the coordinates for Sidney have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Wayne, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Sidney), 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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