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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Sun Valley Estates.

This page contains six sections:

Around Sun Valley Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the southeast of Sun Valley Estates. Charleston has a population of 49,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the west of Sun Valley Estates and has a population of 48,100 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   21,038   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,311   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Russell (KY)   [Map]   3,244   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,462   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,891   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,938   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,262   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,543   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,604   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,686   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,237   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,825   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,245   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   10,553   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,859   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bancroft   [Map]   598   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cross Lanes   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Culloden   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Eleanor   [Map]   1,603   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Indian Village   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Poca   [Map]   989   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Raymond City   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Rock Lake Village   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Scott Village   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Teays Valley   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Teays Village   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Tornado   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Winfield   [Map]   2,357   N   5 miles [8 km]

For more communities neighboring Sun Valley Estates, please visit our County-by-County Page for Sun Valley Estates.

Putnam County ...

Sun Valley Estates is located in Putnam County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Putnam County: Cabell, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln & Mason.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sun Valley Estates ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Sun Valley Estates.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Sun Valley Estates.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Sun Valley Estates. 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 Sun Valley Estates. 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 Sun Valley Estates ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Sun Valley Estates.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   W   46 miles [74 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 Sun Valley Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sun Valley Estates. 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
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NNW   119 miles [191.5 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   NW   122 miles [196.3 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NE   134 miles [215.7 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   WNW   154 miles [247.8 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NW   159 miles [255.9 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   166 miles [267.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   SE   62 miles [99.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   W   46 miles [74 km]
James A Rhodes Airport   [Map]   I43   NW   51 miles [82.1 km]
Ohio University Airport(ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]   UNI   NNW   55 miles [88.5 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.

Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        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
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mason Co. Airport   (ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ohio University Airport   (ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]
        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
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kee Fld.   (ICAO: KI16)   [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
 
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
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
        Website for Raleigh County Memorial 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 Sun Valley Estates. 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 Sun Valley Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sun Valley Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4531, Longitude: -81.8954     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sun Valley Estates 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 Sun Valley Estates), 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 Sun Valley Estates.