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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Hemlock Ranch.

This page contains six sections:

Around Hemlock Ranch (aka 'Hemlock') ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Windsor. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the south of Hemlock Ranch. Windsor has a population of 27,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ukiah. It lies just southwest of Hemlock Ranch and has a population of 16,000 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 Hemlock Ranch and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Clearlake   [Map]   15,066   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cloverdale   [Map]   8,803   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Bragg   [Map]   7,312   W   41 miles [66 km]
Healdsburg   [Map]   11,840   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Lakeport   [Map]   4,762   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Point Arena   [Map]   453   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Williams   [Map]   5,349   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Willits   [Map]   4,875   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Boonville   [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Calpella   [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Finley   [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
The Forks   [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hopland   [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kelseyville   [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lucerne   [Map]     SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Nice   [Map]     SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Orrs Springs   [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Potter Valley   [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Redwood Valley   [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Robinson Rancheria   [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Saratoga Springs   [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Talmage   [Map]     SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Upper Lake   [Map]     E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Mendocino County ...

Hemlock Ranch 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 Hemlock Ranch ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ukiah Muni.(UKI/KUKI)   [Map]   UKI   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lampson Fld.   [Map]   1O2   SSE   18 miles [29 km]
Boonville Airport   [Map]   D83   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cloverdale Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cloverfield Airfield   [Map]   O60   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   36 miles [57.9 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 Hemlock Ranch.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hemlock Ranch. 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   ESE   87 miles [140 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SSE   113 miles [181.9 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SSE   116 miles [186.7 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   SSE   142 miles [228.5 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   E   177 miles [284.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sonoma Co. Airport (STS/KSTS)   [Map]   STS   SSE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Chico Muni. (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]   CIC   ENE   76 miles [122.3 km]
Sacramento Exec. (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]   SAC   ESE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   NNE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Sacramento Mather Airport (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]   MHR   ESE   106 miles [170.6 km]
Metro Oakland Intl.    [Map]   ---   SSE   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ukiah Muni.(UKI/KUKI)   [Map]   UKI   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lampson Fld.   [Map]   1O2   SSE   18 miles [29 km]
Boonville Airport   [Map]   D83   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cloverdale Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cloverfield Airfield   [Map]   O60   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   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
 
Sacramento Mather Airport   (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Mather 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
 
Healdsburg Muni.   (ICAO: KHES)   [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
 
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
 
Sacramento Exec.   (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Executive 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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mendocino County: www.co.mendocino.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 Hemlock Ranch.

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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 Hemlock Ranch. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hemlock Ranch) 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 Hemlock Ranch. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hemlock Ranch

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hemlock Ranch. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2141, Longitude: -123.0788     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hemlock Ranch have been estimated.

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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 Hemlock Ranch), 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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