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Around Assumption ...

Note #1: At this time, we have very little information about Assumption. We found a mention of this community during our research. Although we've added it to our Gazetteer, we have few details. If you can help us with Assumption, please Contact Us.



The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rainbow Lake. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the west of Assumption. Rainbow Lake has a population of 970 people.<1>

The next largest community is Upper Hay River 212. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the northeast of Assumption and has a population of 290 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   DirectionDistance
Habay   [Map]       N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Zama City   [Map]       N   31 miles [49.9 km]

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Assumption. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

Airports Near Assumption ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  Location  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Rainbow Lake Airport(YOP/CYOP)   [Map]     Rainbow Lake  CYOP   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Zama Airport   [Map]     Zama City  CEX5   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
High Level Airport(YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]     High Level  CYOJ   E   51 miles [82.1 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 Assumption.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Assumption. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Rainbow Lake Airport(YOP/CYOP)   [Map]     Rainbow Lake  CYOP   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
High Level Airport(YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]     High Level  CYOJ   E   51 miles [82.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)     Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Zama Airport   [Map]     Zama City  CEX5   N   33 miles [53.1 km]

Detailed Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Rainbow Lake Airport(YOP/CYOP)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
High Level Airport(YOJ/CYOJ)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Assumption. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.


The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Assumption:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Assumption were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Assumption. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Assumption) 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 Assumption. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Assumption

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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 Assumption), 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 Assumption.



 
 
 

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This page was last modified: 16 Jul 2014
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