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Kitscoty, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Kitscoty ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Lloydminster. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the east of Kitscoty. Lloydminster has a population of 18,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Lloydminster (SK). It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the east of Kitscoty and has a population of 9,800 people.

For comparison, Kitscoty has a population of 710 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 starting from Kitscoty and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Chauvin   [Map]   308   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Edgerton   [Map]   373   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Irma   [Map]   444   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Marwayne   [Map]   516   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Wainwright   [Map]   5,426   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lashburn (SK)   [Map]   914   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Maidstone (SK)   [Map]   1,037   E   46 miles [74 km]
Marsden (SK)   [Map]   234   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Marshall (SK)   [Map]   608   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Neilburg (SK)   [Map]   394   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Paradise Hill (SK)   [Map]   483   E   38 miles [61.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Alcurve   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Blackfoot   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Borradaile   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clandonald   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dewberry   [Map]   196   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Islay   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lea Park   [Map]   ---   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
McLaughlin   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Paradise Valley   [Map]   183   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rivercourse   [Map]   ---   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rusylvia   [Map]   ---   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Streamstown   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Tulliby Lake   [Map]   ---   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lone Rock (SK)   [Map]   ---   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Onion Lake (SK)   [Map]   ---   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Kitscoty ...

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

Blackfoot   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast of Kitscoty   [Map]
Frog Lake   -   34 miles [54.7 km] to the North   [Map]
Greenstreet (SK)   -   23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Lashburn (SK)   -   32 miles [51.5 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Lone Rock (SK)   -   28 miles [45.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Mannville   -   34 miles [54.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Marshall (SK)   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Onion Lake (SK)   -   29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Paradise Valley   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the South   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kitscoty ...

Looking for more information about Kitscoty? 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 Kitscoty, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Kitscoty.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Kitscoty. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Kitscoty Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Kitscoty

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Kitscoty ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   W   20 miles [32.2 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 Kitscoty.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kitscoty. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   W   133 miles [214 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   171 miles [275.2 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SW   218 miles [350.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   WSW   65 miles [104.6 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   N   79 miles [127.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   NNW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Maidstone Airport   [Map]   CJH3   ESE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Neilburg Airport   [Map]   CJV2   SE   45 miles [72.4 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
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International 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
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
        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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kitscoty. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.3333, Longitude: -110.3333     [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 Kitscoty), 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 Kitscoty.