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The location of Cohoe









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Cohoe ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Kenai. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the north of Cohoe. Kenai has a population of 7,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Homer. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the south of Cohoe and has a population of 5,700 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 Cohoe and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Kachemak   [Map]   493   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Soldotna   [Map]   4,659   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Clam Gulch   [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Drift River   [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fox River   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Funny River   [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Happy Valley   [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Kalifornsky   [Map]     N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Kasilof   [Map]     SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Nikishka   [Map]     N   23 miles [37 km]
Nikiski   [Map]     N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Nikolaevsk   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ninilchik   [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Port Nikiski   [Map]     N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ridgeway   [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Salamatof   [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sterling   [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cohoe ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Cohoe. 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 State of Alaska

    Alaska Tourism
    Parks for Alaska

    Fishing in Alaska
    Hunting in Alaska


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Alaska

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alaska

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alaska

Airports Near Cohoe ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Soldotna Airport (SXQ/PASX)   [Map]   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kenai Muni.  (ENA/PAEN)   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ninilchik Airport (FAA ID: NIN)   [Map]   SSW   25 miles [40.2 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Cohoe.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cohoe. 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
Homer Airport (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.  (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   NE   71 miles [114.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Kenai Muni.  (ENA/PAEN)   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Soldotna Airport (SXQ/PASX)   [Map]   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ninilchik Airport (FAA ID: NIN)   [Map]   SSW   25 miles [40.2 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.

Homer Airport   (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
  Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kenai Muni.   (ENA/PAEN)   [Map]
  Website for Kenai Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Soldotna Airport   (SXQ/PASX)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Beluga Airport   (BVU/PABG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cohoe.

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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- Cohoe) 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 Cohoe. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cohoe

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cohoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.3686, Longitude: -151.3064     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cohoe have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Cohoe), 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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