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Introduction ...

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

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Around Czar ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wainwright. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the north of Czar. Wainwright has a population of 5,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Provost. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the east of Czar and has a population of 2,000 people.

For comparison, Czar has a population of 180 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 Czar and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Castor   [Map]   931   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Chauvin   [Map]   308   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Consort   [Map]   739   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Coronation   [Map]   1,015   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Edgerton   [Map]   373   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hardisty   [Map]   760   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hughenden   [Map]   231   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Irma   [Map]   444   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Killam   [Map]   1,019   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lougheed   [Map]   217   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Paradise Valley   [Map]   183   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Sedgewick   [Map]   891   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Veteran   [Map]   293   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Macklin (SK)   [Map]   1,290   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Marsden (SK)   [Map]   234   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alliance   [Map]   158   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Amisk   [Map]   172   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Berkinshaw   [Map]   ---   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Bodo   [Map]   ---   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Brownfield   [Map]   ---   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cadogan   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Fabyan   [Map]   ---   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Galahad   [Map]   134   W   46 miles [74 km]
Greenshields   [Map]   ---   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Hayter   [Map]   ---   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Heath   [Map]   ---   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Metiskow   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Monitor   [Map]   ---   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ribstone   [Map]   ---   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Primate (SK)   [Map]   50   E   44 miles [70.8 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Czar. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Czar ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   N   23 miles [37 km]
Provost Airport   [Map]   CEH6   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hardisty Airport   [Map]   CEA5   WNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Consort Airport   [Map]   CFG3   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Coronation Airport(YCT/CYCT)   [Map]   CYCT   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Macklin Airport   [Map]   CJJ8   ESE   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 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 Czar.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Czar. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   WNW   129 miles [207.6 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   WSW   164 miles [263.9 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   E   175 miles [281.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   NW   62 miles [99.8 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   NNE   66 miles [106.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   N   23 miles [37 km]
Provost Airport   [Map]   CEH6   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hardisty Airport   [Map]   CEA5   WNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Consort Airport   [Map]   CFG3   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Coronation Airport(YCT/CYCT)   [Map]   CYCT   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Macklin Airport   [Map]   CJJ8   ESE   38 miles [61.2 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.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Coronation Airport   (YCT/CYCT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
        Website for Regina International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wainwright Airport   (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Czar 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 'point-to-point' distance starting in Czar. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Czar) 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 Czar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Czar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Czar. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4548, Longitude: -110.8253     [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>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 Czar), 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 Czar.



 
 
 

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