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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Cedar Vista.

This page contains six sections:

Around Cedar Vista ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Stockton. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the west of Cedar Vista. Stockton has a population of 310,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Modesto. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the southwest of Cedar Vista and has a population of 214,000 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 Cedar Vista and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Angels City   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Angels   [Map]   3,807   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ceres   [Map]   48,697   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Escalon   [Map]   7,588   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Galt   [Map]   26,172   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hughson   [Map]   7,498   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Ione   [Map]   7,827   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,740   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Lodi   [Map]   65,884   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Oakdale   [Map]   23,150   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Placerville   [Map]   10,936   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Ripon   [Map]   15,677   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Riverbank   [Map]   24,740   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Sonora   [Map]   4,857   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Waterford   [Map]   8,947   SW   41 miles [66 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Altaville   [Map]     SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Arnold   [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Avery   [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Big Trees   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cave City   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Columbia   [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Douglas Flat   [Map]     SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fly-In Acres   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Forest Meadows   [Map]     SE   Less than 2 miles
Hathaway Pines   [Map]     NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Mountain Ranch   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Murphys   [Map]     SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pinebrook   [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Sheep Ranch   [Map]     NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Vallecito   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Cedar Vista, please visit our County-by-County Page for Cedar Vista.

Calaveras County ...

Cedar Vista is located in Calaveras County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Calaveras County: Alpine, Amador, San Joaquin, Stanislaus & Tuolumne.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cedar Vista ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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


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 Cedar Vista ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Columbia Airport   [Map]   O22   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Calaveras Co. Airport   [Map]   CPU   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pine Mountain Lake Airport   [Map]   E45   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Amador Co. Airport   [Map]   JAQ   NW   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 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 Cedar Vista.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cedar Vista. 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
Sacramento Intl. (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   SMF   WNW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   NNE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   WSW   100 miles [160.9 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   WSW   103 miles [165.8 km]
Fresno Yosemite Intl. (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]   FAT   SSE   103 miles [165.8 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   WSW   113 miles [181.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Modesto City - Co. Airport (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]   MOD   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Stockton Metro Airport (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   SCK   WSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Sacramento Mather Airport (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]   MHR   WNW   55 miles [88.5 km]
Merced Muni. (MCE/KMCE)   [Map]   MCE   S   61 miles [98.2 km]
Sacramento Exec. (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]   SAC   WNW   63 miles [101.4 km]
Mammoth Yosemite Airport (ICAO: KMMH)   [Map]   MMH   ESE   93 miles [149.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Columbia Airport   [Map]   O22   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Calaveras Co. Airport   [Map]   CPU   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pine Mountain Lake Airport   [Map]   E45   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Amador Co. Airport   [Map]   JAQ   NW   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.

Sacramento Intl.   (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Reno / Tahoe Intl.   (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]
        Website for Reno / Tahoe International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Exec.   (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mammoth Yosemite Airport   (ICAO: KMMH)   [Map]
        Website for Mammoth Yosemite Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rancho Murieta Airport   (ICAO: KRIU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.   (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]
        Website for Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lake Tahoe Airport   (TVL/KTVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Castle Airport   (ICAO: KMER)   [Map]
        Website for Castle Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Metro Oakland Intl.   (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]
        Website for Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
        Website for Fresno Yosemite International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
San Francisco Intl.   (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]
        Website for San Francisco International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Modesto City - Co. Airport   (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]
        Website for Modesto City - County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Stockton Metro Airport   (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]
        Website for Stockton Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Mather Airport   (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Mather Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Merced Muni.   (MCE/KMCE)   [Map]
        Website for Merced Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of California

About Calaveras County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Calaveras County: www.co.calaveras.ca.us/

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 Cedar Vista.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedar Vista. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1712, Longitude: -120.4072     [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 Cedar Vista), 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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This page was last modified: 25 Nov 2018
By John Hall