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Communities Also Named Beaumont ...

We have found twenty communities that share the name Beaumont.

Within Alberta, the name Beaumont is unique.

Beyond Alberta, we know of another twenty communities that are located throughout in Canada and the United States. Of these twenty communities, five are located in Canada and sixteen are in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • California
      • Riverside County
      • This Beaumont is located in Riverside County and lies 1,352 miles [2,175.8 km]<1> to the south.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Riverside County community of Beaumont.
      • San Bernardino County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the California community of Beaumont [San Bernardino County].
    • Colorado
      • El Paso County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Colorado community of Beaumont [El Paso County].
    • Kansas
      • Butler County
      • This Beaumont is located in Butler County and lies 1,349 miles [2,171 km]<1> to the southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Butler County community of Beaumont.
      • Cherokee County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Beaumont [Cherokee County].
    • Kentucky
      • Metcalfe County
      • This Beaumont is located in Metcalfe County and lies 1,748 miles [2,813.1 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Metcalfe County community of Beaumont.
    • Manitoba
      • This Beaumont lies 736 miles [1,184.5 km]<1> to the east southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
    • Mississippi
      • Perry County
      • This Beaumont is located in Perry County and lies 1,957 miles [3,149.5 km]<1> to the southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Perry County community of Beaumont.
    • New Brunswick
      • This Beaumont lies 2,198 miles [3,537.3 km]<1> to the east.
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    • Newfoundland and Labrador
      • This Beaumont lies 2,426 miles [3,904.3 km]<1> to the east northeast.
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    • North Carolina
      • Chatham County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the North Carolina community of Beaumont [Chatham County].
      • Henderson County
      • This Beaumont is located in Henderson County and lies 1,946 miles [3,131.8 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Henderson County community of Beaumont.
    • Ohio
      • Athens County
      • This Beaumont is located in Athens County and lies 1,753 miles [2,821.2 km]<1> to the east southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Athens County community of Beaumont.
    • Pennsylvania
      • Wyoming County
      • This Beaumont is located in Wyoming County and lies 1,905 miles [3,065.8 km]<1> to the east.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Wyoming County community of Beaumont.
    • Quebec
      • This Beaumont lies 1,900 miles [3,057.8 km]<1> to the east.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
    • Texas
      • Jefferson County
      • This Beaumont is located in Jefferson County and lies 1,875 miles [3,017.5 km]<1> to the southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jefferson County community of Beaumont.
    • Virginia
      • Goochland County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Virginia community of Beaumont [Goochland County].
      • Powhatan County
      • This Beaumont is located in Powhatan County and lies 2,000 miles [3,218.7 km]<1> to the east southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Powhatan County community of Beaumont.
    • Washington
      • King County
      • This Beaumont is located in King County and lies 554 miles [891.6 km]<1> to the southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the King County community of Beaumont.
    • Wisconsin
      • Racine County
      • This Beaumont is located in Racine County and lies 1,367 miles [2,200 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Racine County community of Beaumont.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Beaumont ...

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

  • Beverly (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beverly
    • Beverly lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Beaumont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
  • Cooking Lake (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cooking Lake
    • Cooking Lake lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Beaumont
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  • Gold Bar (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gold Bar
    • Gold Bar lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Beaumont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gold Bar came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gold Bar
  • Half Moon Lake (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Half Moon Lake
    • Half Moon Lake lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Beaumont
    • Half Moon Lake has also been known as:
    • Half Moon Estates
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  • Hazeldean (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazeldean
    • Hazeldean lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Beaumont
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazeldean
  • Hercules (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hercules
    • Hercules lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Beaumont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hercules came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hercules
  • Rolly View (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolly View
    • Rolly View lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Beaumont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolly View came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolly View
  • Virginia Park (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia Park
    • Virginia Park lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Beaumont
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia Park
  • Woodland Park (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Park
    • Woodland Park lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Beaumont
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Park

How Far From Beaumont to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a town such as Beaumont to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Beaumont and extending to:

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north northwest (NNW). If you could walk a straight line from Beaumont to Edmonton, with an average speed<4> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take 6 hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take four to five hours.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,757 miles [2,827.6 km] to the east (E). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take most of three days, a buggy would take 69 days and walking would take 100 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,257 miles [10,069.7 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,023 miles [11,302.4 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,110 miles [8,223.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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The official website for Beaumont: www.town.beaumont.ab.ca/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beaumont) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beaumont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BeaumontOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaumont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.3525, Longitude: -113.4154    
<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Beaumont could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<3>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<4>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<5>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Beaumont to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 333.75 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 334.656 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.14 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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