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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tyner ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Parkersburg. It lies just northeast of where Tyner would have been located. Parkersburg has a population of 30,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Athens (OH). It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the northwest of Tyner and has a population of 25,300 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 if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,461   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Crooksville (OH)   [Map]   2,497   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   3,462   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Logan (OH)   [Map]   7,085   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,650   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Nelsonville (OH)   [Map]   5,299   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
New Lexington (OH)   [Map]   4,722   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Wellston (OH)   [Map]   5,554   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Nitro   [Map]   6,686   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Paden City   [Map]   2,487   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Point Pleasant   [Map]   4,237   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,825   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ripley   [Map]   3,245   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Vienna   [Map]   10,459   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Williamstown   [Map]   2,941   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bashan (OH)   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Coolville (OH)   [Map]   492   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Keno (OH)   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Redbush (OH)   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Blennerhassett   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   831   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Greencastle   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kanawha   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lubeck   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mineral Acres   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mineral Wells   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
North Hills   [Map]   820   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pleasant View   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Slate   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Washington   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Wood County ...

Tyner would have been located within present day Wood County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wood County: Athens (OH), Meigs (OH), Washington (OH), Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie & Wirt.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tyner ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Eden (OH)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West of Tyner   [Map]
Fountain Spring   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East   [Map]
Hockingport (OH)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Jerrys Run   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Lee Creek   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Lucky (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East   [Map]
Manganese (Historic)   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
New England   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Pleasant Hill   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Pleasant View   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Pond Creek   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Powers (Historic)   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Randolph Landing (OH)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Reedsville (OH)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Rockport   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Rushville (OH)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Walkers Crossing (Historic)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the North   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ohio University Airport(ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]   UNI   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   I71   NNW   36 miles [57.9 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 Tyner.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tyner. 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   NW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   ENE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   W   116 miles [186.7 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NE   119 miles [191.5 km]
Akron - Canton Rgnl. (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]   CAK   N   122 miles [196.3 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   WNW   146 miles [235 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   S   53 miles [85.3 km]
Tri-State Airport (HTS/KHTS)   [Map]   HTS   SW   72 miles [115.9 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   E   76 miles [122.3 km]
Rickenbacker ANGB Airport(ICAO: KLCK)   [Map]   LCK   NW   82 miles [132 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   SSE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SE   111 miles [178.6 km]
Greater Pittsburgh Intl.    [Map]   ---   NE   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   I18   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.(PKB/KPKB)   [Map]   PKB   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mason Co. Airport(ICAO: K3I2)   [Map]   3I2   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ohio University Airport(ICAO: KUNI)   [Map]   UNI   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gallia-Meigs Rgnl.   [Map]   GAS   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   I71   NNW   36 miles [57.9 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.

Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        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
 
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
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Rgnl.   (PKB/KPKB)   [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
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Zanesville Muni.   (ICAO: KZZV)   [Map]
        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
 
Akron - Canton Rgnl.   (CAK/KCAK)   [Map]
        Website for Akron - Canton Regional 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
 
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
 
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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Wood County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/

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 Tyner.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tyner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1431, Longitude: -81.6429     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tyner 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 Tyner), 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 Tyner.