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Introduction ...

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

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Around Slagle ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the north of Slagle. Charleston has a population of 49,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Beckley. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the east of Slagle and has a population of 17,000 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Louisa (KY)   [Map]   2,473   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Pikeville (KY)   [Map]   7,106   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Bluefield (VA)   [Map]   4,968   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Richlands (VA)   [Map]   5,428   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,262   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,543   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,852   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,604   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Madison   [Map]   2,865   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Milton   [Map]   2,614   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,686   N   41 miles [66 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,544   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   10,553   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,859   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Williamson   [Map]   2,924   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Barrett   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bim   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clothier   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hedgeview   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hewett   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Logan   [Map]   1,600   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mallory   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Man   [Map]   683   S   5 miles [8 km]
Mineral City   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Omar   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ottawa   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Peach Creek   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Stark   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Switzer   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
West Logan   [Map]   389   W   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Logan County ...

Slagle is located in Logan County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Logan County: Boone, Lincoln, Mingo & Wyoming.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Slagle ...

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.

Argyle   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West of Slagle   [Map]
Blair   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Chambers   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Crown   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Ethel   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Five Block   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Freeze Fork   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Kelly   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Man   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Mineral City   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Red Campbell   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Rum Junction   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Sovereign   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Spruce Valley   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Sunbeam   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Wanda   -   5 miles [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 Slagle.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   WNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Kee Fld.(ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   I16   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Welch Muni.   [Map]   I25   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Belcher Rgnl.    [Map]   57KY   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   NNE   40 miles [64.4 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 Slagle.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Slagle. 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   153 miles [246.2 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NNW   160 miles [257.5 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NE   163 miles [262.3 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   WNW   174 miles [280 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NW   192 miles [309 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   203 miles [326.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   NNE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   NW   54 miles [86.9 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   E   78 miles [125.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   WNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Kee Fld.(ICAO: KI16)   [Map]   I16   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Welch Muni.   [Map]   I25   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Belcher Rgnl.    [Map]   57KY   SW   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.

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
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
        Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mercer Co. Airport   (BLF/KBLF)   [Map]
        Website for Mercer County 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
 
Tazewell Co. Airport   (ICAO: KJFZ)   [Map]
        Website for Tazewell County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [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
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
        Website for Raleigh County Memorial 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
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Slagle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8196, Longitude: -81.8407     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Slagle 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 Slagle), 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 Slagle.