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The location of Silver Grove









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Silver Grove.

This page contains six sections:

Around Silver Grove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Arlington (VA). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the southeast of Silver Grove. Arlington (VA) has a population of 208,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Alexandria (VA). It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southeast of Silver Grove and has a population of 160,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
College Park (MD)   [Map]   32,303   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Frederick (MD)   [Map]   71,408   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gaithersburg (MD)   [Map]   68,710   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Greenbelt (MD)   [Map]   23,489   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Hagerstown (MD)   [Map]   40,306   N   23 miles [37 km]
Laurel (MD)   [Map]   25,906   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Rockville (MD)   [Map]   68,401   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Westminster (MD)   [Map]   18,593   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Chambersburg (PA)   [Map]   20,878   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Fairfax (VA)   [Map]   24,097   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Herndon (VA)   [Map]   24,532   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Leesburg (VA)   [Map]   54,215   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Manassas (VA)   [Map]   41,501   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Petersburg (VA)   [Map]   ---   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Winchester (VA)   [Map]   27,932   W   23 miles [37 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Brownsville (MD)   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Brunswick (MD)   [Map]   6,266   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Knoxville (MD)   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Rosemont (MD)   [Map]   312   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bolington (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hillsboro (VA)   [Map]   106   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lovettsville (VA)   [Map]   2,054   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bardane   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bloomery   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Bolivar   [Map]   1,031   N   Less than 2 miles
Charles Town   [Map]   5,957   W   5 miles [8 km]
Harpers Ferry   [Map]   281   N   Less than 2 miles
Jefferson Village   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lower Town   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
Ranson   [Map]   5,173   W   5 miles [8 km]

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

Jefferson County ...

Silver Grove is located in Jefferson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jefferson County: Washington (MD), Clarke (VA), Loudoun (VA) & Berkeley.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Silver Grove ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Silver Grove. 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 Silver Grove. 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, attractions 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 Silver Grove ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl. (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   WNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Leesburg Exec. (ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Frederick Muni. (ICAO: KFDK)   [Map]   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Winchester Rgnl. (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   WSW   23 miles [37 km]
Hagerstown Rgnl.  (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Washington County Rgnl.   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   SSE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Montgomery County Airpark  (ICAO: KGAI)   [Map]   ESE   32 miles [51.5 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Silver Grove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Silver Grove. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   SSE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl.  (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   E   58 miles [93.3 km]
Harrisburg Intl.  (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   NE   81 miles [130.4 km]
University Park Airport  (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]   N   107 miles [172.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Charlottesville Airport  (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   SSW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport  (JST/KJST)   [Map]   NW   90 miles [144.8 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.  (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SW   94 miles [151.3 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   NW   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl. (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   WNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Leesburg Exec. (ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Frederick Muni. (ICAO: KFDK)   [Map]   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Winchester Rgnl. (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   WSW   23 miles [37 km]
Hagerstown Rgnl.  (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Washington County Rgnl.   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Montgomery County Airpark  (ICAO: KGAI)   [Map]   ESE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Front Royal Airport (FAA ID: FRR)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 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.

Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
  Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.   (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Leesburg Exec.   (ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Frederick Muni.   (ICAO: KFDK)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Rgnl.   (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hagerstown Rgnl.   (HGR/KHGR)   [Map]
  Website for Hagerstown Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery County Airpark   (ICAO: KGAI)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery County Airpark
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manassas Muni.   (HEF/KHEF)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
  Website for Harrisburg International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Carroll County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDMW)   [Map]
  Website for Carroll County Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Warrenton - Fauquier Airport   (ICAO: KHWY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
College Park Airport   (ICAO: KCGS)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
  Website for University Park Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
  Website for Richmond International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
  Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
  Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
  Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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About Jefferson County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountywv.org/

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 Silver Grove.

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<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 from Point A (ie- Silver Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2995, Longitude: -77.7517     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Silver Grove 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Silver Grove), 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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