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The location of Golden Mesa

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Golden Mesa.

This page contains six sections:

Around Golden Mesa ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Riverside. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the south of Golden Mesa. Riverside has a population of 325,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is San Bernardino. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the south of Golden Mesa and has a population of 216,000 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Chino Hills   [Map]   ---   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Chino   [Map]   87,776   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Corona   [Map]   166,785   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Fontana   [Map]   209,665   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hesperia   [Map]   93,724   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jurupa Valley   [Map]   ---   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   160,106   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Moreno Valley   [Map]   205,499   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ontario   [Map]   173,212   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Palmdale   [Map]   157,356   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Pomona   [Map]   152,494   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Rancho Cucamonga   [Map]   176,534   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Rialto   [Map]   103,314   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Victorville   [Map]   122,265   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
West Covina   [Map]   107,847   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Adelanto   [Map]   33,391   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Apple Valley   [Map]   72,553   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cedarpines Park   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Crestline   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Helendale   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mountain View Acres   [Map]   ---   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Mountain View   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Oak Hills   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Oro Grande   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Phelan   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pinon Hills   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
South Adelanto   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Summit Terrace   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
The Village   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Wrightwood   [Map]   ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]

For more communities neighboring Golden Mesa, please visit our County-by-County Page for Golden Mesa.

San Bernardino County ...

Golden Mesa is located in San Bernardino County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of San Bernardino County: La Paz (AZ), Mohave (AZ), Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside & Clark (NV).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Golden Mesa ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Southern Calif. Logistics (VCV/KVCV)   [Map]   VCV   NNW   5 miles [8 km]
Apple Valley Airport(APV/KAPV)   [Map]   APV   ENE   8 miles [12.9 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 Golden Mesa.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Golden Mesa. 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
Ontario Intl. (ONT/KONT)   [Map]   ONT   SSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bob Hope Airport (BUR/KBUR)   [Map]   BUR   WSW   62 miles [99.8 km]
John Wayne - Orange Co. Airport (SNA/KSNA)   [Map]   SNA   SSW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Palm Springs Intl. (PSP/KPSP)   [Map]   PSP   SE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Long Bch. Airport (LGB/KLGB)   [Map]   LGB   SW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Los Angeles Intl. (LAX/KLAX)   [Map]   LAX   WSW   73 miles [117.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Southern Calif. Logistics (VCV/KVCV)   [Map]   VCV   NNW   5 miles [8 km]
LA / Palmdale Rgnl.(PMD/KPMD)   [Map]   PMD   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mojave Airport (ICAO: KMHV)   [Map]   MHV   NW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Van Nuys Airport (VNY/KVNY)   [Map]   VNY   WSW   69 miles [111 km]
Santa Monica Muni. (SMO/KSMO)   [Map]   SMO   WSW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Inyokern Airport (IYK/KIYK)   [Map]   IYK   NNW   82 miles [132 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Apple Valley Airport(APV/KAPV)   [Map]   APV   ENE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rialto Muni.   [Map]   L67   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
San Bernardino Intl. (SBD/KSBD)   [Map]   SBD   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Redlands Muni.   [Map]   REI   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Big Bear City Airport(ICAO: KL35)   [Map]   L35   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cable Airport (CCB/KCCB)   [Map]   CCB   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Barstow - Daggett Airport(DAG/KDAG)   [Map]   DAG   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Brackett Fld.(ICAO: KPOC)   [Map]   POC   SW   39 miles [62.8 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.

Ontario Intl.   (ONT/KONT)   [Map]
        Website for Ontario International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bob Hope Airport   (BUR/KBUR)   [Map]
        Website for Bob Hope 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
 
Inyokern Airport   (IYK/KIYK)   [Map]
        Website for Inyokern Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McClellan - Palomar Airport   (ICAO: KCRQ)   [Map]
        Website for McClellan - Palomar Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Apple Valley Airport   (APV/KAPV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
San Bernardino Intl.   (SBD/KSBD)   [Map]
        Website for San Bernardino International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Big Bear City Airport   (ICAO: KL35)   [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
 
Barstow - Daggett Airport   (DAG/KDAG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brackett Fld.   (ICAO: KPOC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Riverside Muni.   (RAL/KRAL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Chino Airport   (CNO/KCNO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
El Monte Airport   (EMT/KEMT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Banning Muni.   (ICAO: KBNG)   [Map]
        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
 
Long Bch. Airport   (LGB/KLGB)   [Map]
        Website for Long Beach 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
 
Southern Calif. Logistics   (VCV/KVCV)   [Map]
        Website for Southern California Logistics Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
LA / Palmdale Rgnl.   (PMD/KPMD)   [Map]
        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
 
Van Nuys Airport   (VNY/KVNY)   [Map]
        Website for Van Nuys Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of California

About San Bernardino County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for San Bernardino County: www.sbcounty.gov/

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 Golden Mesa.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Golden Mesa. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Golden Mesa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Golden Mesa. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5358, Longitude: -117.3350     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Golden Mesa 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>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 Golden Mesa), 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 Golden Mesa.



 
 
 

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