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The location of Keyes









Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Keyes ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Stockton. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the northwest of Keyes. Stockton has a population of 310,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Modesto. It lies just northwest of Keyes and has a population of 214,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Atwater   [Map]   29,397   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Brentwood   [Map]   62,433   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Ceres   [Map]   48,697   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Lathrop   [Map]   22,781   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Livermore   [Map]   90,295   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Lodi   [Map]   65,884   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Los Banos   [Map]   39,183   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Manteca   [Map]   79,268   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Merced   [Map]   83,081   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Morgan Hill   [Map]   45,037   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Oakdale   [Map]   23,150   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Patterson   [Map]   22,124   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Riverbank   [Map]   24,740   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tracy   [Map]   90,889   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Turlock   [Map]   73,556   SE   5 miles [8 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Ballico   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bret Harte   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Bystrom   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Del Rio   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Delhi   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Denair   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Empire   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Hickman   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hilmar   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hughson   [Map]   7,498   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Riverdale Park   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Salida   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Shackelford   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Waterford   [Map]   8,947   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
West Modesto   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Stanislaus County ...

Keyes is located in Stanislaus County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Stanislaus County: Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin & Santa Clara.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Keyes ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keyes ...

Looking for more information about Keyes? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Keyes, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Keyes.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Keyes. 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 Keyes. 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, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of California

    California Tourism
    Parks for California

    Fishing in California
    Hunting in California

TripAdvisor Link for:

    California Statewide Tourism
    Keyes Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Keyes


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 Keyes ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Modesto City - Co. Airport  (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]   NNW   5 miles [8 km]
Turlock Muni.  (FAA ID: O15)   [Map]   ESE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Oakdale Airport (FAA ID: O27)   [Map]   NNE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gustine Airport (FAA ID: 3O1)   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Atwater Muni.   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Castle Airport  (ICAO: KMER)   [Map]   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Merced Muni.  (MCE/KMCE)   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Stockton Metro Airport  (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Keyes.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Keyes. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.  (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   WSW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Metro Oakland Intl.  (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   W   72 miles [115.9 km]
San Francisco Intl.  (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   W   80 miles [128.7 km]
Fresno Yosemite Intl.  (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]   SE   84 miles [135.2 km]
Sacramento Intl.  (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   NNW   86 miles [138.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Modesto City - Co. Airport  (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]   NNW   5 miles [8 km]
Merced Muni.  (MCE/KMCE)   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Stockton Metro Airport  (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Turlock Muni.  (FAA ID: O15)   [Map]   ESE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Oakdale Airport (FAA ID: O27)   [Map]   NNE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gustine Airport (FAA ID: 3O1)   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Atwater Muni.   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Castle Airport  (ICAO: KMER)   [Map]   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Tracy Muni. (FAA ID: TCY)   [Map]   WNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Los Banos Muni. (FAA ID: LSN)   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 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.

Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.   (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]
  Website for Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Metro Oakland Intl.   (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]
  Website for Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Exec.   (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]
  Website for Sacramento Executive Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Monterey Peninsula Airport   (MRY/KMRY)   [Map]
  Website for Monterey Peninsula Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Castle Airport   (ICAO: KMER)   [Map]
  Website for Castle Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
San Francisco Intl.   (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]
  Website for San Francisco International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Livermore Muni.   (ICAO: KLVK)   [Map]
  Website for Livermore Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
  Website for Fresno Yosemite International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Intl.   (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]
  Website for Sacramento International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Reno / Tahoe Intl.   (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]
  Website for Reno / Tahoe International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Modesto City - Co. Airport   (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]
  Website for Modesto City - County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Merced Muni.   (MCE/KMCE)   [Map]
  Website for Merced Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Stockton Metro Airport   (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]
  Website for Stockton Metropolitan Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Mather Airport   (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]
  Website for Sacramento Mather Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of California

About Stanislaus County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Stanislaus County: www.co.stanislaus.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keyes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5570, Longitude: -120.9121     [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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Keyes), 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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