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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Graniteville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Reno (NV). It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the east of Graniteville. Reno (NV) has a population of 249,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Lincoln. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southwest of Graniteville and has a population of 47,700 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 Graniteville and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   13,997   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Colfax   [Map]   2,005   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Grass Valley   [Map]   12,987   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Live Oak   [Map]   8,774   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Loomis   [Map]   6,809   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Loyalton   [Map]   706   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Marysville   [Map]   12,413   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Nevada City   [Map]   3,136   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Oroville   [Map]   19,121   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Placerville   [Map]   10,936   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Portola   [Map]   1,930   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Truckee   [Map]   16,553   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wheatland   [Map]   3,842   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Alleghany   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Alta   [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Baltimore Town   [Map]     E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Big Bend   [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Blue Tent   [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Camptonville   [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Casa Loma   [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Downieville   [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Emigrant Gap   [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Forest   [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Goodyears Bar   [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lake City   [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marsh Mill   [Map]     E   Less than 2 miles
Sierra City   [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Washington   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Nevada County ...

Graniteville is located in Nevada County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Nevada County: Placer, Sierra, Yuba & Washoe (NV).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Graniteville ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Nevada County Air Park   [Map]   GOO   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Truckee - Tahoe Airport(ICAO: KTRK)   [Map]   TRK   ESE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Nervino Airport   [Map]   O02   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Georgetown Airport   [Map]   E36   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Gansner Fld.   [Map]   2O1   NNW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Auburn Muni.(ICAO: KAUN)   [Map]   AUN   SSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Oroville Muni.(ICAO: KOVE)   [Map]   OVE   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Reno - Stead Airport   [Map]   RTS   ENE   48 miles [77.2 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 Graniteville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Graniteville. 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
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   E   51 miles [82.1 km]
Sacramento Intl. (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   SMF   SW   68 miles [109.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Chico Muni. (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]   CIC   WNW   64 miles [103 km]
Sacramento Mather Airport (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]   MHR   SSW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Sacramento Exec. (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]   SAC   SSW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   NW   110 miles [177 km]
Stockton Metro Airport (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   SCK   SSW   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Nevada County Air Park   [Map]   GOO   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Truckee - Tahoe Airport(ICAO: KTRK)   [Map]   TRK   ESE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Nervino Airport   [Map]   O02   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Georgetown Airport   [Map]   E36   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Gansner Fld.   [Map]   2O1   NNW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Auburn Muni.(ICAO: KAUN)   [Map]   AUN   SSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Oroville Muni.(ICAO: KOVE)   [Map]   OVE   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Reno - Stead Airport   [Map]   RTS   ENE   48 miles [77.2 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.

Reno / Tahoe Intl.   (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]
        Website for Reno / Tahoe International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Intl.   (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento International 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
 
Truckee - Tahoe Airport   (ICAO: KTRK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn Muni.   (ICAO: KAUN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Oroville Muni.   (ICAO: KOVE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lincoln Rgnl.   (ICAO: KLHM)   [Map]
        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
 
Yuba Co. Airport   (MYV/KMYV)   [Map]
        Website for Yuba County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lake Tahoe Airport   (TVL/KTVL)   [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
 
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
 
Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
        Website for Fresno Yosemite International 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
 
Sacramento Mather Airport   (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Mather 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
 
Stockton Metro Airport   (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]
        Website for Stockton Metropolitan 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 Graniteville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Nevada County: www.new.mynevadacounty.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 Graniteville.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Graniteville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4407, Longitude: -120.7400     [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 Graniteville), 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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