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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Harbor Point.

This page contains six sections:

Around Harbor Point ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is San Jose. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southeast of Harbor Point. San Jose has a population of 1,035,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is San Francisco. It lies just southeast of Harbor Point and has a population of 884,000 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 Harbor Point and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Antioch   [Map]   111,674   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Berkeley   [Map]   122,324   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Concord   [Map]   129,783   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Daly City   [Map]   107,074   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   116,266   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Fremont   [Map]   234,962   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hayward   [Map]   160,500   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Oakland   [Map]   425,195   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Richmond   [Map]   110,040   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
San Mateo   [Map]   104,748   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Santa Clara   [Map]   127,134   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Santa Rosa   [Map]   175,269   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Sunnyvale   [Map]   153,656   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Vacaville   [Map]   100,032   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Vallejo   [Map]   122,105   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bel Aire   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Belvedere   [Map]   2,126   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Corte Madera   [Map]   9,864   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Fort McDowell   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Green Brae   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Larkspur   [Map]   12,396   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Marin City   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Mill Valley   [Map]   14,355   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Muir Beach   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Paradise Cay   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
San Quentin   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sausalito   [Map]   7,141   SE   Less than 2 miles
Strawberry   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles
Tamalpais-Homestead Valley   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Tiburon   [Map]   9,165   E   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Marin County ...

Harbor Point is located in Marin County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Marin County: Contra Costa, San Francisco & Sonoma. The western boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay is to the southeast.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Harbor Point ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Gnoss Fld.(ICAO: KDVO)   [Map]   DVO   N   18 miles [29 km]
Metro Oakland Intl.    [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Half Moon Bay Airport(HAF/KHAF)   [Map]   HAF   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hayward Exec.(HWD/KHWD)   [Map]   HWD   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Buchanan Fld.(CCR/KCCR)   [Map]   CCR   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Napa Co. Airport (APC/KAPC)   [Map]   APC   NNE   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 Harbor Point.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Harbor Point. 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
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SE   18 miles [29 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Metro Oakland Intl.    [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Sonoma Co. Airport (STS/KSTS)   [Map]   STS   NNW   46 miles [74 km]
Stockton Metro Airport (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   SCK   E   68 miles [109.4 km]
Sacramento Exec. (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]   SAC   NE   69 miles [111 km]
Sacramento Mather Airport (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]   MHR   NE   80 miles [128.7 km]
Modesto City - Co. Airport (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]   MOD   ESE   86 miles [138.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gnoss Fld.(ICAO: KDVO)   [Map]   DVO   N   18 miles [29 km]
Half Moon Bay Airport(HAF/KHAF)   [Map]   HAF   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hayward Exec.(HWD/KHWD)   [Map]   HWD   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Buchanan Fld.(CCR/KCCR)   [Map]   CCR   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Napa Co. Airport (APC/KAPC)   [Map]   APC   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Petaluma Muni.   [Map]   O69   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
San Carlos Airport(ICAO: KSQL)   [Map]   SQL   SSE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Palo Alto Airport(PAO/KPAO)   [Map]   PAO   SE   35 miles [56.3 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.

Metro Oakland Intl.   (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]
        Website for Metropolitan Oakland 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
 
Sacramento Mather Airport   (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Mather 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
 
Monterey Peninsula Airport   (MRY/KMRY)   [Map]
        Website for Monterey Peninsula Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gnoss Fld.   (ICAO: KDVO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Half Moon Bay Airport   (HAF/KHAF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hayward Exec.   (HWD/KHWD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Buchanan Fld.   (CCR/KCCR)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Napa Co. Airport   (APC/KAPC)   [Map]
        Website for Napa County 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
 
San Carlos Airport   (ICAO: KSQL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Palo Alto Airport   (PAO/KPAO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Livermore Muni.   (ICAO: KLVK)   [Map]
        Website for Livermore Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nut Tree Airport   (ICAO: KVCB)   [Map]
        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
 
Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
        Website for Fresno Yosemite 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
 
Sonoma Co. Airport   (STS/KSTS)   [Map]
        Website for Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma 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 Exec.   (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marin County: www.co.marin.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 Harbor Point.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harbor Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8819, Longitude: -122.5008     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Harbor Point 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 Harbor Point), 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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