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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Graino ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Sacramento. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the southeast of Graino. Sacramento has a population of 502,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Roseville. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the southeast of Graino and has a population of 135,000 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   13,997   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Chico   [Map]   93,293   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Citrus Heights   [Map]   ---   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Clearlake   [Map]   15,066   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Davis   [Map]   68,986   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Dixon   [Map]   20,202   S   41 miles [66 km]
Folsom   [Map]   78,038   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   47,674   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Oroville   [Map]   19,121   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rancho Cordova   [Map]   ---   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Rocklin   [Map]   64,838   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Vacaville   [Map]   100,032   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
West Sacramento   [Map]   53,512   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Woodland   [Map]   60,012   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Yuba City   [Map]   66,860   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arbuckle   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
College City   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Colusa Rancheria   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Colusa   [Map]   5,963   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dunnigan   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Grimes   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Harrington   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Hershey   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Meridian   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Robbins   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rumsey   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sutter   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tierra Buena   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Williams   [Map]   5,349   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Zamora   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Colusa County ...

Graino is located in Colusa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Colusa County: Butte, Glenn, Lake, Sutter & Yolo.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Graino ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Colusa Co. Airport    [Map]   O08   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sutter Co. Airport   [Map]   O52   ENE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Yuba Co. Airport (MYV/KMYV)   [Map]   MYV   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Watts - Woodland Airport   [Map]   O41   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Sacramento Intl. (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   SMF   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Yolo Co. Airport   [Map]   DWA   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lincoln Rgnl.(ICAO: KLHM)   [Map]   LHM   ESE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Willows - Glenn Co. Airport   [Map]   WLW   NNW   35 miles [56.3 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 Graino.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Graino. 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   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   S   91 miles [146.5 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SSW   100 miles [160.9 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   S   115 miles [185.1 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   ENE   121 miles [194.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sacramento Exec. (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]   SAC   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Sacramento Mather Airport (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]   MHR   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Chico Muni. (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]   CIC   N   52 miles [83.7 km]
Sonoma Co. Airport (STS/KSTS)   [Map]   STS   SW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Stockton Metro Airport (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   SCK   SSE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Metro Oakland Intl.    [Map]   ---   S   91 miles [146.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Colusa Co. Airport    [Map]   O08   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sutter Co. Airport   [Map]   O52   ENE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Yuba Co. Airport (MYV/KMYV)   [Map]   MYV   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Watts - Woodland Airport   [Map]   O41   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Yolo Co. Airport   [Map]   DWA   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lincoln Rgnl.(ICAO: KLHM)   [Map]   LHM   ESE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Willows - Glenn Co. Airport   [Map]   WLW   NNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
University Airport   [Map]   EDU   SSE   36 miles [57.9 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
 
Metro Oakland Intl.   (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]
        Website for Metropolitan Oakland International 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
 
Redding Muni.   (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]
        Website for Redding Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yuba Co. Airport   (MYV/KMYV)   [Map]
        Website for Yuba County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lincoln Rgnl.   (ICAO: KLHM)   [Map]
        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
 
Oroville Muni.   (ICAO: KOVE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McClellan Airfield   (ICAO: KMCC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nut Tree Airport   (ICAO: KVCB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn Muni.   (ICAO: KAUN)   [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
 
Reno / Tahoe Intl.   (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]
        Website for Reno / Tahoe 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
 
Sacramento Exec.   (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Executive 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
 
Chico Muni.   (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]
        Website for Chico Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sonoma Co. Airport   (STS/KSTS)   [Map]
        Website for Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County Airport
        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 Graino. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Colusa County: www.colusacountyclerk.com/

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 Graino.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Graino. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0357, Longitude: -121.9622     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Graino 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 Graino), 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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