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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sangudo ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Spruce Grove. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the southeast of Sangudo. Spruce Grove has a population of 26,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Stony Plain. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the southeast of Sangudo and has a population of 15,100 people.

For comparison, Sangudo has a population of 360 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 Sangudo and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   S   46 miles [74 km]
Evansburg   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Garden Grove Estates   [Map]   ---   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sunset Point   [Map]   242   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Wabamun   [Map]   601   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Whitecourt   [Map]   8,971   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Wildwood   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Campsie   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cherhill   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cosmo   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Darwell   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gainford   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Glenevis   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Green Court   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lake Isle   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Rangeton   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rochfort Bridge   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Roselea   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Silver Sands   [Map]   173   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
South View   [Map]   115   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Tiger Lily   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
West Cove   [Map]   169   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sangudo ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names 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.

Birch Cove   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the East of Sangudo   [Map]
Cosmo   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Green Court   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Gunn   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Rich Valley   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Silver Sands   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Tiger Lily   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Wildwood   -   23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Yellowstone   -   23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Sangudo ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Whitecourt Airport(YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   CYZU   WNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   42 miles [67.6 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 Sangudo.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sangudo. 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
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   194 miles [312.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Whitecourt Airport(YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   CYZU   WNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   42 miles [67.6 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
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Whitecourt Airport   (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [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 Sangudo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sangudo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8833, Longitude: -114.9000     [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 Sangudo), 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 Sangudo.