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The location of Tuckahoe









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tuckahoe ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Roanoke (VA). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the southeast of Tuckahoe. Roanoke (VA) has a population of 99,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Blacksburg (VA). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the south of Tuckahoe and has a population of 44,600 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 Tuckahoe and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bedford (VA)   [Map]   6,536   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Buena Vista (VA)   [Map]   6,327   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Christiansburg (VA)   [Map]   22,259   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Clifton Forge (VA)   [Map]   3,565   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Covington (VA)   [Map]   5,531   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lexington (VA)   [Map]   7,106   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Pearisburg (VA)   [Map]   2,661   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Radford (VA)   [Map]   17,658   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Salem (VA)   [Map]   25,862   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Vinton (VA)   [Map]   8,065   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lewisburg   [Map]   3,907   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,338   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Summersville   [Map]   3,361   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
New Castle (VA)   [Map]   150   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Alderson   [Map]   1,155   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Anthony   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clendenenville   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fairlea   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Falling Spring   [Map]   207   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fort Spring   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Frankford   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Frazier   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Richlands   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ronceverte   [Map]   1,717   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Union   [Map]   550   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Unus   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
White Sulphur Springs   [Map]   2,420   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Greenbrier County ...

Tuckahoe is located in Greenbrier County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Greenbrier County: Alleghany (VA), Bath (VA), Fayette, Monroe, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Summers & Webster.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tuckahoe ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Greenbrier Valley Airport  (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
New Castle Intl. (FAA ID: VA85)   [Map]   SSE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ingalls Fld. (ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.  (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Virginia Tech. Exec. (BCB/KBCB)   [Map]   SSW   38 miles [61.2 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 Tuckahoe.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tuckahoe. 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]   N   131 miles [210.8 km]
Richmond Intl.  (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   E   162 miles [260.7 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ENE   173 miles [278.4 km]
Pittsburgh Intl.  (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   N   189 miles [304.2 km]
Port Columbus Intl.  (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   NW   209 miles [336.4 km]
Newport News Intl.  (PHF/KPHF)   [Map]   E   211 miles [339.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Greenbrier Valley Airport  (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.  (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Raleigh County Meml.  (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   W   46 miles [74 km]
Lynchburg Rgnl. (LYH/KLYH)   [Map]   ESE   65 miles [104.6 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.  (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   ENE   82 miles [132 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
New Castle Intl. (FAA ID: VA85)   [Map]   SSE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ingalls Fld. (ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Virginia Tech. Exec. (BCB/KBCB)   [Map]   SSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Richwood Muni. (FAA ID: 3I4)   [Map]   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Summersville Airport (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]   NW   46 miles [74 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
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
  Website for Richmond International 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
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
  Website for Yeager 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
 
Ingalls Fld.   (ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Virginia Tech. Exec.   (BCB/KBCB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
New River Valley Airport   (ICAO: KPSK)   [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
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
  Website for Port Columbus International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newport News Intl.   (PHF/KPHF)   [Map]
  Website for Newport News / Williamsburg International 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
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
  Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
  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
 
Lynchburg Rgnl.   (LYH/KLYH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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- Tuckahoe) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tuckahoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7523, Longitude: -80.2734     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tuckahoe 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 Tuckahoe), 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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