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Flatbush, Alberta

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The location of Flatbush

Introduction ...

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

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Around Flatbush ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Slave Lake. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the northwest of Flatbush. Slave Lake has a population of 6,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Westlock. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the south of Flatbush and has a population of 4,800 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Flatbush and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2006
Athabasca   [Map]   2,580   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Centre Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Colinton   [Map]   ---   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Island Lake South   [Map]   105   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Island Lake   [Map]   351   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jarvie   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pickardville   [Map]   ---   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Rochester   [Map]   ---   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Smith   [Map]   ---   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Swan Hills   [Map]   1,645   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Vimy   [Map]   ---   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
West Baptiste   [Map]   104   E   23 miles [37 km]
Whispering Hills   [Map]   125   E   24 miles [38.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Bloomsbury   [Map]   ---   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Chisholm   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dapp   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fawcett   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Grosmont   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hondo   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kilsyth   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Larkspur   [Map]   56   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Linaria   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Neerlandia   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pibroch   [Map]   ---   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
South Baptiste   [Map]   69   E   23 miles [37 km]
Sunset Beach   [Map]   88   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Vega   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
White Gull   [Map]   ---   E   24 miles [38.6 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Flatbush ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Flatbush ...

Looking for more information about Flatbush? 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 Flatbush, 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 Flatbush.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism
    Parks for Alberta

    Fishing in Alberta
    Hunting in Alberta

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Flatbush Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Flatbush

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Flatbush ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Athabasca Airport (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Westlock Airport (FAA ID: CES4)   [Map]   SSE   41 miles [66 km]
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   SSW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Slave Lake Airport (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   NNW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Swan Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEM5)   [Map]   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Boyle Airport (FAA ID: CFM7)   [Map]   E   53 miles [85.3 km]
Calling Lake Airport (FAA ID: CFK4)   [Map]   NE   56 miles [90.1 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Flatbush.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Flatbush. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   SSE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   S   246 miles [395.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Athabasca Airport (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Westlock Airport (FAA ID: CES4)   [Map]   SSE   41 miles [66 km]
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   SSW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Slave Lake Airport (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   NNW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Swan Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEM5)   [Map]   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Boyle Airport (FAA ID: CFM7)   [Map]   E   53 miles [85.3 km]
Calling Lake Airport (FAA ID: CFK4)   [Map]   NE   56 miles [90.1 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Athabasca Airport   (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Slave Lake Airport   (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Flatbush. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.6895, Longitude: -114.1553     [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 Flatbush), 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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