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Communities Also Named Kimball ...

We have found 23 communities that share the name Kimball.

Within Alberta, the name Kimball is unique.

Beyond Alberta, we know of another 23 communities that are located throughout in Canada and the United States. Of these 23 communities, one is located in Canada and the other 22 communities are located in  the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Arizona
      • Graham County
      • This Kimball is located in Graham County and lies 1,131 miles [1,820.2 km]<1> to the south.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Graham County community of Kimball.
    • Arkansas
      • Ashley County
      • This Kimball is located in Ashley County and lies 1,568 miles [2,523.5 km]<1> to the southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Ashley County community of Kimball.
    • California
      • Ventura County
      • This Kimball is located in Ventura County and lies 1,068 miles [1,718.8 km]<1> to the south southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Ventura County community of Kimball.
    • Idaho
      • Bingham County
      • This Kimball is located in Bingham County and lies 403 miles [648.6 km]<1> to the south.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Bingham County community of Kimball.
    • Kansas
      • Atchison 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 Kimball [Atchison County].
      • Neosho County
      • This Kimball is located in Neosho County and lies 1,195 miles [1,923.2 km]<1> to the southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Neosho County community of Kimball.
    • Michigan
      • Saint Clair County
      • This Kimball is located in Saint Clair County and lies 1,517 miles [2,441.4 km]<1> to the east.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Saint Clair County community of Kimball.
    • Minnesota
      • Stearns County
      • This Kimball is located in Stearns County and lies 921 miles [1,482.2 km]<1> to the east.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Stearns County community of Kimball.
    • Montana
      • Custer County
      • This community is historic<3> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Montana community of Kimball [Custer County].
    • Nebraska
      • Kimball County
      • This Kimball is located in Kimball County and lies 712 miles [1,145.9 km]<1> to the southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kimball County community of Kimball.
    • Nevada
      • Lander County
      • This community is historic<3> and although located in Lander County, we don't know where within the .
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Lander County community of Kimball.
    • New Mexico
      • Hidalgo County
      • This community is historic<3> and although located in Hidalgo County, we don't know where within the .
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Hidalgo County community of Kimball.
    • Ohio
      • Erie County
      • This Kimball is located in Erie County and lies 1,565 miles [2,518.6 km]<1> to the east.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Erie County community of Kimball.
    • Oklahoma
      • Beaver 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 Oklahoma community of Kimball [Beaver County].
    • Ontario
      • This Kimball lies 1,531 miles [2,463.9 km]<1> to the east.
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    • South Dakota
      • Brule County
      • This Kimball is located in Brule County and lies 769 miles [1,237.6 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Brule County community of Kimball.
    • Tennessee
      • Marion County
      • This Kimball is located in Marion County and lies 1,696 miles [2,729.4 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Marion County community of Kimball.
    • Texas
      • Bosque County
      • This Kimball is located in Bosque County and lies 1,426 miles [2,294.9 km]<1> to the southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Bosque County community of Kimball.
      • Hansford County
      • This Kimball is located in Hansford County and lies 1,065 miles [1,714 km] to the southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Hansford County community of Kimball.
    • Vermont
      • Orleans 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 Vermont community of Kimball [Orleans County].
    • Virginia
      • Page County
      • This Kimball is located in Page County and lies 1,854 miles [2,983.7 km]<1> to the east.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Page County community of Kimball.
    • West Virginia
      • McDowell County
      • This Kimball is located in McDowell County and lies 1,767 miles [2,843.7 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the McDowell County community of Kimball.
    • Wisconsin
      • Iron County
      • This Kimball is located in Iron County and lies 1,073 miles [1,726.8 km]<1> to the east.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Iron County community of Kimball.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Kimball ...

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.

  • Chief Mountain
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    • Chief Mountain lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Kimball.
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  • Hill Spring
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill Spring
    • Hill Spring lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Kimball.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill Spring came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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  • Hillspring
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillspring
    • Hillspring lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Kimball.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillspring came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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  • Mountain View
  • Raymond
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    • Raymond lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Kimball.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymond came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<5>
  • Stand Off
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stand Off
    • Stand Off lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the north of Kimball.
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  • Twin Butte
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin Butte
    • Twin Butte lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Kimball.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Butte came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twin Butte<5>
  • Whiskey Gap
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whiskey Gap
    • Whiskey Gap lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Kimball.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiskey Gap came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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How Far From Kimball 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 community such as Kimball to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

  • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 308 miles [495.7 km]<1> to the north (N). If you could drive a straight line from Kimball to Edmonton, with an average speed<6>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take five to six hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 18 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 12 days.
  • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,757 miles [2,827.6 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 69 days and walking would take 100 days.
  • The shortest distance<7> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,517 miles [10,488.1 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,285 miles [11,724.1 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<9>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,334 miles [8,584.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<10>

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' (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- Kimball) 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 Kimball. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KimballOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kimball. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.0833, Longitude: -113.2000    
<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 Rock Creek to see Pete ... Rock Creek 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 Kimball 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>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Kimball, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.
<7>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 Kimball to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 333.494 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 334.011 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.681 degrees.




 

 

 

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