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The location of Wardensville









Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Wardensville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Harrisonburg (VA). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the south of Wardensville. Harrisonburg (VA) has a population of 54,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Petersburg (VA). It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the east of Wardensville and has a population of 32,200 people.

For comparison, Wardensville has a population of 260 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 from Wardensville and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,707   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,642   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Berryville (VA)   [Map]   4,338   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Broadway (VA)   [Map]   3,880   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Front Royal (VA)   [Map]   15,239   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Luray (VA)   [Map]   4,817   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Purcellville (VA)   [Map]   9,771   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Strasburg (VA)   [Map]   6,617   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Warrenton (VA)   [Map]   9,875   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Winchester (VA)   [Map]   27,932   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Woodstock (VA)   [Map]   5,212   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Charles Town   [Map]   5,957   E   41 miles [66 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,077   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Martinsburg   [Map]   17,404   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ranson   [Map]   5,173   E   42 miles [67.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Basye-Bryce Mountain (VA)   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Columbia Furnace (VA)   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Day - Mar Village (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Edinburg (VA)   [Map]   1,063   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Middletown (VA)   [Map]   1,353   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Reliance (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Stephens City (VA)   [Map]   1,999   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Toms Brook (VA)   [Map]   271   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Augusta   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Baker   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Capon Bridge   [Map]   371   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lost City   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Moorefield   [Map]   2,433   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Romney   [Map]   1,737   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Slanesville   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Hardy County ...

Wardensville is located in Hardy County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hardy County: Frederick (VA), Rockingham (VA), Shenandoah (VA), Grant, Hampshire & Pendleton.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wardensville ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wardensville ...

Looking for more information about Wardensville? 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 Wardensville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wardensville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    West Virginia Statewide Tourism
    Wardensville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Wardensville


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 Wardensville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Front Royal Airport (FAA ID: FRR)   [Map]   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Winchester Rgnl. (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Luray Caverns Airport (FAA ID: W45)   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grant Co. Airport (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Greater Cumberland Rgnl. (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   NNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl. (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   NE   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 Wardensville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wardensville. 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
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   E   61 miles [98.2 km]
Morgantown Muni.  (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   WNW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl.  (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   E   103 miles [165.8 km]
Harrisburg Intl.  (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   NE   124 miles [199.6 km]
Richmond Intl.  (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   SSE   128 miles [206 km]
University Park Airport  (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]   NNE   128 miles [206 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.  (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SSW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Charlottesville Airport  (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   S   65 miles [104.6 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport  (JST/KJST)   [Map]   N   86 miles [138.4 km]
North Central WV Airport  (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   W   88 miles [141.6 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.  (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   NNW   93 miles [149.7 km]
Allegheny Co. Airport  (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]   NW   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Front Royal Airport (FAA ID: FRR)   [Map]   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Winchester Rgnl. (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Luray Caverns Airport (FAA ID: W45)   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grant Co. Airport (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Greater Cumberland Rgnl. (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]   NNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl. (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]   NE   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.

Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
  Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
  Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
  Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Allegheny Co. Airport   (AGC/KAGC)   [Map]
  Website for Allegheny County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Rgnl.   (ICAO: KOKV)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant Co. Airport   (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eastern West Virginia Rgnl.   (MRB/KMRB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
  Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Garrett Co. Airport   (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]
  Website for Garrett County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Culpeper Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCJR)   [Map]
  Website for Culpeper Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Leesburg Exec.   (ICAO: KJYO)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Warrenton - Fauquier Airport   (ICAO: KHWY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
  Website for Harrisburg International 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
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
  Website for University Park Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
  Website for Pittsburgh 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
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
  Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
  Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in West Virginia

About Hardy County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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- Wardensville) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wardensville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0765, Longitude: -78.5949     [Map].

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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 Wardensville), 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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