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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Hardwick ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fresno. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the north of Hardwick. Fresno has a population of 527,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Visalia. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the east of Hardwick and has a population of 133,000 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 you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Clovis   [Map]   109,691   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Coalinga   [Map]   16,766   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Corcoran   [Map]   21,835   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dinuba   [Map]   24,034   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hanford   [Map]   56,499   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Kerman   [Map]   14,932   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lemoore   [Map]   26,355   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lindsay   [Map]   13,303   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Madera   [Map]   65,508   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Parlier   [Map]   15,250   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Porterville   [Map]   59,145   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Reedley   [Map]   25,620   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sanger   [Map]   25,161   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Selma   [Map]   24,782   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Tulare   [Map]   63,855   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Armona   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bowles   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Burrel   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Caruthers   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Conejo   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fowler   [Map]   6,495   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Home Garden   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hub   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Kingsburg   [Map]   12,002   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lanare   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Laton   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
London   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Riverdale   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Stratford   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Traver   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Kings County ...

Hardwick is located in Kings County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kings County: Fresno, Kern, Monterey, San Luis Obispo & Tulare.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hardwick ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Hanford Muni.(ICAO: KHJO)   [Map]   HJO   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Visalia Muni. (VIS/KVIS)   [Map]   VIS   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kings River Community College   [Map]   CA13   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sequoia Fld.   [Map]   D86   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fresno Chandler Exec.(FCH/KFCH)   [Map]   FCH   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Reedley Muni.   [Map]   O32   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Fresno Yosemite Intl. (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]   FAT   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Mefford Fld.   [Map]   TLR   SE   27 miles [43.5 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 Hardwick.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hardwick. 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
Fresno Yosemite Intl. (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]   FAT   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
San Luis County Rgnl. (ICAO: KSBP)   [Map]   SBP   SSW   95 miles [152.9 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   WNW   138 miles [222.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Visalia Muni. (VIS/KVIS)   [Map]   VIS   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Merced Muni. (MCE/KMCE)   [Map]   MCE   NW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Meadows Fld. (BFL/KBFL)   [Map]   BFL   SSE   76 miles [122.3 km]
Mammoth Yosemite Airport (ICAO: KMMH)   [Map]   MMH   NNE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Modesto City - Co. Airport (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]   MOD   NW   108 miles [173.8 km]
Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX/KSMX)   [Map]   SMX   SSW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Inyokern Airport (IYK/KIYK)   [Map]   IYK   ESE   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Hanford Muni.(ICAO: KHJO)   [Map]   HJO   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Kings River Community College   [Map]   CA13   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sequoia Fld.   [Map]   D86   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fresno Chandler Exec.(FCH/KFCH)   [Map]   FCH   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Reedley Muni.   [Map]   O32   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Mefford Fld.   [Map]   TLR   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Woodlake Airport   [Map]   O42   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
New Coalinga Muni.(IATA:CLG)   [Map]   C80   WSW   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.

Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
        Website for Fresno Yosemite International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
San Luis County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KSBP)   [Map]
        Website for San Luis County Regional 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
 
Santa Maria Public Airport   (SMX/KSMX)   [Map]
        Website for Santa Maria Public 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
 
Hanford Muni.   (ICAO: KHJO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fresno Chandler Exec.   (FCH/KFCH)   [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
 
Porterville Muni.   (ICAO: KPTV)   [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
 
San Francisco Intl.   (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]
        Website for San Francisco 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
 
Visalia Muni.   (VIS/KVIS)   [Map]
        Website for Visalia Municipal 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
 
Meadows Fld.   (BFL/KBFL)   [Map]
        Website for Meadows Field
        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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kings County: www.countyofkings.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 Hardwick.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hardwick. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hardwick

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hardwick. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4026, Longitude: -119.7198     [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 Hardwick), 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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