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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Bell Canyon.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Bell Canyon ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Los Angeles. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the southeast of Bell Canyon. Los Angeles has a population of 4,000,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Long Beach. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the southeast of Bell Canyon and has a population of 469,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bell Canyon and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Downey   [Map]   113,092   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
El Monte   [Map]   116,109   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fullerton   [Map]   140,392   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Glendale   [Map]   203,054   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Inglewood   [Map]   110,598   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   160,316   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Oxnard   [Map]   210,037   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Palmdale   [Map]   157,519   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Pasadena   [Map]   142,647   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Santa Clarita   [Map]   210,888   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Simi Valley   [Map]   126,878   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thousand Oaks   [Map]   128,995   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Torrance   [Map]   146,758   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ventura   [Map]   110,790   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
West Covina   [Map]   107,598   E   43 miles [69.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Agoura Hills   [Map]   20,692   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Agoura   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Calabasas   [Map]   24,202   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Canoga Park   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Chatsworth Lake Manor   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Chatsworth   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Glenview   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hidden Hills   [Map]   1,921   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Oak Park   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Reseda   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Santa Maria   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
West Hills   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Westlake Village   [Map]   8,440   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Winnetka   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Woodland Hills   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]

For more communities neighboring Bell Canyon, please visit our County-by-County Page for Bell Canyon.

Los Angeles County ...

Bell Canyon is located in Los Angeles County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Los Angeles County: Kern, Orange, San Bernardino & Ventura. The southwestern boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bell Canyon ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bell Canyon ...

Looking for more information about Bell Canyon? 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 Bell Canyon, 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 Bell Canyon.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Bell Canyon. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bell Canyon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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 State of California

    California Tourism
    Parks for California

    Fishing in California
    Hunting in California

TripAdvisor Link for:

    California Statewide Tourism
    Bell Canyon Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Bell Canyon


National Park Service (NPS) sites in California

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in California

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

Airports Near Bell Canyon ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Van Nuys Airport (VNY/KVNY)   [Map]   VNY   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Whiteman Airport(WHP/KWHP)   [Map]   WHP   ENE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bob Hope Airport (BUR/KBUR)   [Map]   BUR   E   18 miles [29 km]
Santa Monica Muni. (SMO/KSMO)   [Map]   SMO   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Camarillo Airport(ICAO: KCMA)   [Map]   CMA   W   23 miles [37 km]
Los Angeles Intl. (LAX/KLAX)   [Map]   LAX   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hawthorne Muni.(HHR/KHHR)   [Map]   HHR   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Oxnard Airport(OXR/KOXR)   [Map]   OXR   W   29 miles [46.7 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 Bell Canyon.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bell Canyon. 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
Bob Hope Airport (BUR/KBUR)   [Map]   BUR   E   18 miles [29 km]
Los Angeles Intl. (LAX/KLAX)   [Map]   LAX   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Long Bch. Airport (LGB/KLGB)   [Map]   LGB   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Van Nuys Airport (VNY/KVNY)   [Map]   VNY   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Santa Monica Muni. (SMO/KSMO)   [Map]   SMO   SE   18 miles [29 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Whiteman Airport(WHP/KWHP)   [Map]   WHP   ENE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Camarillo Airport(ICAO: KCMA)   [Map]   CMA   W   23 miles [37 km]
Hawthorne Muni.(HHR/KHHR)   [Map]   HHR   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Oxnard Airport(OXR/KOXR)   [Map]   OXR   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Compton / Woodley Airport(CPM/KCPM)   [Map]   CPM   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Zamperini Fld.(TOA/KTOA)   [Map]   TOA   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
El Monte Airport(EMT/KEMT)   [Map]   EMT   ESE   38 miles [61.2 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.

Bob Hope Airport   (BUR/KBUR)   [Map]
        Website for Bob Hope Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Los Angeles Intl.   (LAX/KLAX)   [Map]
        Website for Los Angeles International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mojave Airport   (ICAO: KMHV)   [Map]
        Website for Mojave Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Santa Barbara Muni.   (SBA/KSBA)   [Map]
        Website for Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southern Calif. Logistics   (VCV/KVCV)   [Map]
        Website for Southern California Logistics Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Meadows Fld.   (BFL/KBFL)   [Map]
        Website for Meadows Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Inyokern Airport   (IYK/KIYK)   [Map]
        Website for Inyokern Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Santa Maria Public Airport   (SMX/KSMX)   [Map]
        Website for Santa Maria Public Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Whiteman Airport   (WHP/KWHP)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Camarillo Airport   (ICAO: KCMA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hawthorne Muni.   (HHR/KHHR)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Long Bch. Airport   (LGB/KLGB)   [Map]
        Website for Long Beach Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Oxnard Airport   (OXR/KOXR)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Compton / Woodley Airport   (CPM/KCPM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Zamperini Fld.   (TOA/KTOA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
El Monte Airport   (EMT/KEMT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gen. William J. Fox Airfield   (WJF/KWJF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fullerton Muni.   (FUL/KFUL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brackett Fld.   (ICAO: KPOC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cable Airport   (CCB/KCCB)   [Map]
        Website for Cable Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John Wayne - Orange Co. Airport   (SNA/KSNA)   [Map]
        Website for John Wayne - Orange County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ontario Intl.   (ONT/KONT)   [Map]
        Website for Ontario International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Palm Springs Intl.   (PSP/KPSP)   [Map]
        Website for Palm Springs International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
San Luis County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KSBP)   [Map]
        Website for San Luis County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Van Nuys Airport   (VNY/KVNY)   [Map]
        Website for Van Nuys Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Santa Monica Muni.   (SMO/KSMO)   [Map]
        Website for Santa Monica Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
LA / Palmdale Rgnl.   (PMD/KPMD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Cities, Towns and Villages of California

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Los Angeles County: www.lacounty.info/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Bell Canyon. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bell Canyon) 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 Bell Canyon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bell Canyon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bell Canyon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2068, Longitude: -118.6883     [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 Bell Canyon), 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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