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The location of Streby









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Streby ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Harrisonburg (VA). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the southeast of Streby. Harrisonburg (VA) has a population of 54,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Cumberland (MD). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the northeast of Streby and has a population of 19,700 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 Streby and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,642   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Bridgewater (VA)   [Map]   6,062   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Broadway (VA)   [Map]   3,880   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mount Jackson (VA)   [Map]   2,093   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
New Market (VA)   [Map]   2,237   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Strasburg (VA)   [Map]   6,617   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Timberville (VA)   [Map]   2,645   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Woodstock (VA)   [Map]   5,212   E   41 miles [66 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,077   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Kingwood   [Map]   2,929   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Moorefield   [Map]   2,433   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Petersburg   [Map]   2,593   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Philippi   [Map]   3,380   W   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Kitzmiller (MD)   [Map]   305   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Red House (MD)   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Arthur   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bayard   [Map]   269   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brushy Run   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Canaan Valley   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Davis   [Map]   644   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Elk Garden   [Map]   220   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hambleton   [Map]   217   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Harman   [Map]   138   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Hartmansville   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hendricks   [Map]   257   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Onego   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Sulphur City   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Thomas   [Map]   556   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Grant County ...

Streby is located in Grant County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Grant County: Garrett (MD), Hardy, Mineral, Pendleton & Tucker.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Streby ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Grant Co. Airport (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Garrett Co. Airport  (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport  (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   WSW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greater Cumberland Rgnl. (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   NNE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl. (FAA ID: 79D)   [Map]   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Luray Caverns Airport (FAA ID: W45)   [Map]   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Bridgewater Air Park (FAA ID: VBW)   [Map]   SSE   51 miles [82.1 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   NW   53 miles [85.3 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 Streby.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Streby. 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
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   NW   53 miles [85.3 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   E   96 miles [154.5 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   NNW   110 miles [177 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl.  (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   E   137 miles [220.5 km]
University Park Airport  (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]   NNE   142 miles [228.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   WNW   54 miles [86.9 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.  (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SSE   59 miles [95 km]
Charlottesville Airport  (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   SSE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   N   82 miles [132 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport  (JST/KJST)   [Map]   NNE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport  (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   NNW   95 miles [152.9 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport  (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   SW   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Grant Co. Airport (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Garrett Co. Airport  (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport  (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   WSW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greater Cumberland Rgnl. (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   NNE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl. (FAA ID: 79D)   [Map]   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Luray Caverns Airport (FAA ID: W45)   [Map]   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Bridgewater Air Park (FAA ID: VBW)   [Map]   SSE   51 miles [82.1 km]
Front Royal Airport (FAA ID: FRR)   [Map]   ESE   54 miles [86.9 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional 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
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
  Website for Allegheny County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
  Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant Co. Airport   (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Garrett Co. Airport   (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]
  Website for Garrett County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport   (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]
  Website for Elkins - Randolph County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Upshur County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]
  Website for Upshur County Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
  Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
  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
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
  Website for Richmond International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
  Website for Harrisburg International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
  Website for North Central West Virginia 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
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
  Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Grant County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Streby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0804, Longitude: -79.2395     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Streby 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 Streby), 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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