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The location of Tripp









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tripp ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntington. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the north of Tripp. Huntington has a population of 47,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ashland (KY). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the north of Tripp and has a population of 20,700 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,177   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Grayson (KY)   [Map]   3,999   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Paintsville (KY)   [Map]   4,082   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pikeville (KY)   [Map]   6,685   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Prestonsburg (KY)   [Map]   3,438   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Russell (KY)   [Map]   3,226   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
West Liberty (KY)   [Map]   3,336   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,217   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Kenova   [Map]   3,007   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Madison   [Map]   2,801   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,561   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Beauty (KY)   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ben Bow (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Clifford (KY)   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Debord (KY)   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hode (KY)   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Inez (KY)   [Map]   643   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Lovely (KY)   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Patrick (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Peach Orchard (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Richardson (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tomahawk (KY)   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Warfield (KY)   [Map]   239   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Greyeagle   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kermit   [Map]   364   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wilsondale   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Wayne County ...

Tripp is located in Wayne County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wayne County: Boyd (KY), Lawrence (KY), Martin (KY), Lawrence (OH), Cabell, Lincoln & Mingo.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tripp ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Big Sandy Rgnl.  (FAA ID: K22)   [Map]   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mingo Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4I0)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pike Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PBX)   [Map]   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Belcher Rgnl.  (FAA ID: 57KY)   [Map]   SSE   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Tripp.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tripp. 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
Airborne Airpark (ILN/KILN)   [Map]   NNW   125 miles [201.2 km]
Northern Kentucky Intl.  (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]   NW   141 miles [226.9 km]
Port Columbus Intl.  (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   N   144 miles [231.7 km]
Dayton Intl.  (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   NNW   165 miles [265.5 km]
Louisville Intl.  (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]   W   177 miles [284.9 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   NE   181 miles [291.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Tri-State Airport  (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Yeager Airport  (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   ENE   57 miles [91.7 km]
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   E   74 miles [119.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Big Sandy Rgnl.  (FAA ID: K22)   [Map]   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mingo Co. Airport (FAA ID: 4I0)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pike Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PBX)   [Map]   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Logan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 6L4)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lawrence County Airpark (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Belcher Rgnl.  (FAA ID: 57KY)   [Map]   SSE   39 miles [62.8 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northern Kentucky Intl.   (CVG/KCVG)   [Map]
  Website for Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Blue Grass Airport   (LEX/KLEX)   [Map]
  Website for Blue Grass Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lawrence County Airpark   (ICAO: KHTW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Julian Carroll Airport   (ICAO: KJKL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
  Website for Dayton International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Louisville Intl.   (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
  Website for Louisville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-State Airport   (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]
  Website for Tri-State Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
  Website for Yeager Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
  Website for Raleigh County Memorial 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
 

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About Wayne County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tripp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9251, Longitude: -82.4796     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tripp 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 Tripp), 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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