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The location of Sincerity

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Sincerity ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morgantown. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the east of Sincerity. Morgantown has a population of 30,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Wheeling. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the north of Sincerity and has a population of 27,400 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 from Sincerity and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,650   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   6,756   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Saint Clairsville (OH)   [Map]   5,109   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
California (PA)   [Map]   6,466   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Canonsburg (PA)   [Map]   8,878   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Uniontown (PA)   [Map]   9,942   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Washington (PA)   [Map]   13,514   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,364   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,612   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   16,035   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,622   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,127   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Moundsville   [Map]   8,741   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
New Martinsville   [Map]   5,181   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Westover   [Map]   4,243   E   30 miles [48.3 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Adaline   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Atwood   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bane   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Barker   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bebee   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cameron   [Map]   891   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairview   [Map]   411   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Farmington   [Map]   374   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hundred   [Map]   276   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Littleton   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,059   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pine Grove   [Map]   510   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Smithfield   [Map]   157   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Worthington   [Map]   159   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Wetzel County ...

Sincerity is located in Wetzel County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wetzel County: Monroe (OH), Greene (PA), Doddridge, Harrison, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia & Tyler.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sincerity ...

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.

Anthem   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North of Sincerity   [Map]
Big Run   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Brink   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Dean   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Four Mile   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the West   [Map]
Hazel   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Kingstown   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Knob Fork   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Seven Pines   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Uniontown   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Wheat   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fairmont Muni.   [Map]   4G7   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Marshall Co. Airport   [Map]   MPG   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Greene Co. Airport   [Map]   WAY   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   4G5   WNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Washington Co. Airport(ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]   AFJ   NNE   39 miles [62.8 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 Sincerity.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sincerity. 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   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   63 miles [101.4 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   NNW   102 miles [164.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   AGC   NNE   61 miles [98.2 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   ---   NNE   63 miles [101.4 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl. (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   LBE   NE   75 miles [120.7 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   SW   101 miles [162.5 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport (JST/KJST)   [Map]   JST   ENE   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fairmont Muni.   [Map]   4G7   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Marshall Co. Airport   [Map]   MPG   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Greene Co. Airport   [Map]   WAY   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   4G5   WNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Washington Co. Airport(ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]   AFJ   NNE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport(HLG/KHLG)   [Map]   HLG   N   40 miles [64.4 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
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
        Website for Arnold Palmer Regional 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
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
        Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wayne Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBJJ)   [Map]
        Website for Wayne County 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
 
Washington Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAFJ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wheeling - Ohio Co. Airport   (HLG/KHLG)   [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
 
Connellsville Airport   (ICAO: KVVS)   [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
 
Cleveland / Hopkins Intl.   (CLE/KCLE)   [Map]
        Website for Cleveland / Hopkins International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
        Website for University Park 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
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
        Website for Allegheny County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Wetzel County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sincerity. 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 Sincerity.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sincerity. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5992, Longitude: -80.5390     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sincerity 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 Sincerity), 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 Sincerity.