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Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Teays Valley ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It is located about 17 miles [27 km] to the southeast of Teays Valley. Charleston has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntington. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the west of Teays Valley and has a population of 47,100 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 starting from Teays Valley and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   20,669   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,177   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Russell (KY)   [Map]   3,226   W   41 miles [66 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,432   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,217   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   W   5 miles [8 km]
Kenova   [Map]   3,007   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   E   5 miles [8 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,153   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,738   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,231   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
South Charleston   [Map]   12,493   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bancroft   [Map]   600   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Buffalo   [Map]   1,262   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cross Lanes   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Culloden   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Eleanor   [Map]   1,598   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Indian Village   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Poca   [Map]   987   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Raymond City   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   100   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Scott Village   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Teays Village   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Tornado   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Winfield   [Map]   2,359   NE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Putnam County ...

Teays Valley 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 Teays Valley ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Teays Valley ...

Looking for more information about Teays Valley? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Teays Valley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Teays Valley.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    West Virginia Statewide Tourism
    Teays Valley Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Teays Valley


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 Teays Valley ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   NNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   W   30 miles [48.3 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   34 miles [54.7 km]
Logan Co. Airport   [Map]   6L4   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ashland Rgnl.    [Map]   DWU   W   44 miles [70.8 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 Teays Valley.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Teays Valley. 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   118 miles [189.9 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   NW   120 miles [193.1 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NE   135 miles [217.3 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl. (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   CVG   WNW   153 miles [246.2 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   NW   158 miles [254.3 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNE   167 miles [268.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   SE   63 miles [101.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   NNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lawrence County Airpark(ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   HTW   W   30 miles [48.3 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   44 miles [70.8 km]
James A Rhodes Airport   [Map]   I43   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mingo Co. Airport   [Map]   4I0   SSW   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
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport   (ICAO: KLCK)   [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
 
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
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ohio University Airport   (ICAO: KUNI)   [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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of West Virginia

About Putnam County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Teays Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Teays Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Teays Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4501, Longitude: -81.9293     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Teays Valley 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 Teays Valley), 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 Teays Valley.



 
 
 

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