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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lincoln Acres.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Lincoln Acres ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is San Diego. It lies just northwest of Lincoln Acres. San Diego has a population of 1,420,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Chula Vista. It lies immediately south of Lincoln Acres and has a population of 270,000 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 from Lincoln Acres and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Carlsbad   [Map]   115,330   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Coronado   [Map]   24,417   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
El Cajon   [Map]   103,894   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Encinitas   [Map]   63,184   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Escondido   [Map]   151,969   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Imperial Beach   [Map]   27,418   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
La Mesa   [Map]   60,021   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lemon Grove   [Map]   27,108   NE   5 miles [8 km]
National City   [Map]   61,363   W   Less than 2 miles
Oceanside   [Map]   176,193   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Poway   [Map]   50,041   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
San Marcos   [Map]   96,198   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Santee   [Map]   58,113   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Solana Beach   [Map]   13,444   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Vista   [Map]   101,568   N   38 miles [61.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Bayside Village   [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bonita   [Map]     E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Clairemont   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Grossmont   [Map]     NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
La Playa   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
La Presa   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Old San Diego   [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Old Town San Diego   [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Palm City   [Map]     S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Paradise Hills   [Map]     NE   Less than 2 miles
Point Loma   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Rancho San Diego   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
San Ysidro   [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
South Crest   [Map]     NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Spring Valley   [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

San Diego County ...

Lincoln Acres is located in San Diego County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of San Diego County: Imperial, Orange & Riverside. The Pacific Ocean lies to the west and the nation of Mexico lies to the south.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lincoln Acres ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lincoln Acres ...

Looking for more information about Lincoln Acres? 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 Lincoln Acres, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lincoln Acres.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    California Statewide Tourism
    Lincoln Acres Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lincoln Acres


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 Lincoln Acres ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
San Diego Intl. (SAN/KSAN)   [Map]   SAN   WNW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brown Fld. Muni.(ICAO: KSDM)   [Map]   SDM   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Montgomery Fld. (ICAO: KMYF)   [Map]   MYF   NNW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gillespie Fld.(SEE/KSEE)   [Map]   SEE   NNE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ramona Airport(ICAO: KRNM)   [Map]   RNM   NNE   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 Lincoln Acres.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lincoln Acres. 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
San Diego Intl. (SAN/KSAN)   [Map]   SAN   WNW   8 miles [12.9 km]
John Wayne - Orange Co. Airport (SNA/KSNA)   [Map]   SNA   NNW   83 miles [133.6 km]
Palm Springs Intl. (PSP/KPSP)   [Map]   PSP   NNE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Ontario Intl. (ONT/KONT)   [Map]   ONT   NNW   100 miles [160.9 km]
Long Bch. Airport (LGB/KLGB)   [Map]   LGB   NW   100 miles [160.9 km]
Los Angeles Intl. (LAX/KLAX)   [Map]   LAX   NW   116 miles [186.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
McClellan - Palomar Airport (ICAO: KCRQ)   [Map]   CRQ   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Imperial Co. Airport (IPL/KIPL)   [Map]   IPL   E   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Brown Fld. Muni.(ICAO: KSDM)   [Map]   SDM   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Montgomery Fld. (ICAO: KMYF)   [Map]   MYF   NNW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gillespie Fld.(SEE/KSEE)   [Map]   SEE   NNE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ramona Airport(ICAO: KRNM)   [Map]   RNM   NNE   27 miles [43.5 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.

San Diego Intl.   (SAN/KSAN)   [Map]
        Website for San Diego International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John Wayne - Orange Co. Airport   (SNA/KSNA)   [Map]
        Website for John Wayne - Orange County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gillespie Fld.   (SEE/KSEE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ramona Airport   (ICAO: KRNM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Oceanside Muni.   (ICAO: KOKB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Palm Springs Intl.   (PSP/KPSP)   [Map]
        Website for Palm Springs International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ontario Intl.   (ONT/KONT)   [Map]
        Website for Ontario International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Long Bch. Airport   (LGB/KLGB)   [Map]
        Website for Long Beach Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Los Angeles Intl.   (LAX/KLAX)   [Map]
        Website for Los Angeles International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McClellan - Palomar Airport   (ICAO: KCRQ)   [Map]
        Website for McClellan - Palomar Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Imperial Co. Airport   (IPL/KIPL)   [Map]
        Website for Imperial County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brown Fld. Muni.   (ICAO: KSDM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Fld.   (ICAO: KMYF)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for California

About San Diego County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for San Diego County: www.sdcounty.ca.gov/

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 Lincoln Acres.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lincoln Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6701, Longitude: -117.0730     [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 Lincoln Acres), 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 Lincoln Acres.



 
 
 

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