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Patricia, Alberta

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The location of Patricia

Introduction ...

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

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Around Patricia ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Brooks. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the southwest of Patricia. Brooks has a population of 13,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bassano. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the west of Patricia and has a population of 1,300 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 Patricia and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2006
Cluny   [Map]   ---   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Duchess   [Map]   978   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hussar   [Map]   187   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lomond   [Map]   175   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Ralston   [Map]   ---   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Rolling Hills   [Map]   ---   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Rosemary   [Map]   388   W   18 miles [29 km]
Scandia   [Map]   ---   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Suffield   [Map]   ---   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Tilley   [Map]   381   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Vauxhall   [Map]   1,069   S   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Big Stone   [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bow City   [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cessford   [Map]     N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Finnegan   [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Gem   [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Iddesleigh   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jenner   [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Millicent   [Map]     W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pollockville   [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Rainier   [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Steveville   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Verger   [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Wardlow   [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Patricia ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Patricia ...

Looking for more information about Patricia? 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 Patricia, 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 Patricia.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Patricia. 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
    Patricia Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Patricia

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Patricia ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Brooks Rgnl. (ICAO: CYBP)   [Map]   WSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bassano Airport (FAA ID: CEN2)   [Map]   WNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Vauxhall Airport (FAA ID: CEN6)   [Map]   SSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   NW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Bow Island Airport (FAA ID: CEF3)   [Map]   SSE   58 miles [93.3 km]
Medicine Hat Airport (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]   SE   63 miles [101.4 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 Patricia.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Patricia. 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
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   WNW   105 miles [169 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   NNW   197 miles [317 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   ENE   237 miles [381.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Medicine Hat Airport (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]   SE   63 miles [101.4 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   SW   88 miles [141.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Brooks Rgnl. (ICAO: CYBP)   [Map]   WSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bassano Airport (FAA ID: CEN2)   [Map]   WNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Vauxhall Airport (FAA ID: CEN6)   [Map]   SSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   NW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Bow Island Airport (FAA ID: CEF3)   [Map]   SSE   58 miles [93.3 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Medicine Hat Airport   (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Brooks Rgnl.   (ICAO: CYBP)   [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 Patricia. 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 Patricia 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Patricia) 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 Patricia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Patricia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Patricia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.7000, Longitude: -111.6833     [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 Patricia), 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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