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Heeser Addition, California

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Heeser Addition.

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Around Heeser Addition ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ukiah. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the southeast of Heeser Addition. Ukiah has a population of 15,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fort Bragg. It lies immediately northwest of Heeser Addition and has a population of 7,300 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 from Heeser Addition and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Point Arena   [Map]   452   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Willits   [Map]   4,872   E   22 miles [35.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Albion   [Map]     S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bowman Place   [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Branscomb   [Map]     NE   18 miles [29 km]
Caspar   [Map]     SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Comptche   [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elk   [Map]     S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Inglenook   [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Laytonville   [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Little River   [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mendocino   [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Navarro   [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Orrs Springs   [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Philo   [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Shake City   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Westport   [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Mendocino County ...

Heeser Addition is located in Mendocino County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mendocino County: Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Sonoma, Tehama & Trinity. The western boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Heeser Addition ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Alpine   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the East of Heeser Addition   [Map]
Grove   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Little River   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the South   [Map]
Marble Place   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the East   [Map]
Melbourne   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Shake City   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Soda Springs   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Whiskey Springs   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   E   21 miles [33.8 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 Heeser Addition.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Heeser Addition. 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
Sacramento Intl. (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   SMF   ESE   127 miles [204.4 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SE   143 miles [230.1 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SSE   145 miles [233.4 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   SE   173 miles [278.4 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   E   213 miles [342.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Sonoma Co. Airport (STS/KSTS)   [Map]   STS   SE   80 miles [128.7 km]
Chico Muni. (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]   CIC   ENE   105 miles [169 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   NE   108 miles [173.8 km]
Arcata Airport(ICAO: KACV)   [Map]   ACV   N   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   E   21 miles [33.8 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.

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
Ukiah Muni.   (UKI/KUKI)   [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
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
Sonoma Co. Airport   (STS/KSTS)   [Map]
        Website for Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County 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
Redding Muni.   (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]
        Website for Redding Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Arcata Airport   (ICAO: KACV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of California

About Mendocino County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Heeser Addition.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Heeser Addition. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4152, Longitude: -123.7708     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Heeser Addition 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 Heeser Addition), 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 Heeser Addition.