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The location of Shackelford









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Shackelford ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Stockton. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the northwest of Shackelford. Stockton has a population of 310,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Modesto. It lies immediately north of Shackelford 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 you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Atwater   [Map]   29,397   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Brentwood   [Map]   62,433   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ceres   [Map]   48,697   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Galt   [Map]   26,172   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Livermore   [Map]   90,295   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Lodi   [Map]   65,884   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Los Banos   [Map]   39,183   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Manteca   [Map]   79,268   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Merced   [Map]   83,081   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Morgan Hill   [Map]   45,037   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Oakley   [Map]   41,714   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Pleasanton   [Map]   83,007   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Riverbank   [Map]   24,740   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tracy   [Map]   90,889   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Turlock   [Map]   73,556   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bret Harte   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Bystrom   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
Del Rio   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Denair   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Empire   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Escalon   [Map]   7,588   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grayson   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hughson   [Map]   7,498   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Keyes   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Patterson   [Map]   22,124   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ripon   [Map]   15,677   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Riverdale Park   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Salida   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Waterford   [Map]   8,947   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
West Modesto   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Stanislaus County ...

Shackelford 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 Shackelford ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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


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 Shackelford ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Modesto City - Co. Airport  (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]   ENE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Oakdale Airport (FAA ID: O27)   [Map]   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Turlock Muni.  (FAA ID: O15)   [Map]   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Stockton Metro Airport  (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Gustine Airport (FAA ID: 3O1)   [Map]   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Tracy Muni. (FAA ID: TCY)   [Map]   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Atwater Muni.   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Castle Airport  (ICAO: KMER)   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 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 Shackelford.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Shackelford. 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   54 miles [86.9 km]
Metro Oakland Intl.  (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   W   67 miles [107.8 km]
San Francisco Intl.  (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   W   75 miles [120.7 km]
Sacramento Intl.  (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   NNW   81 miles [130.4 km]
Fresno Yosemite Intl.  (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]   SE   90 miles [144.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Modesto City - Co. Airport  (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]   ENE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Stockton Metro Airport  (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Merced Muni.  (MCE/KMCE)   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Oakdale Airport (FAA ID: O27)   [Map]   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Turlock Muni.  (FAA ID: O15)   [Map]   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Gustine Airport (FAA ID: 3O1)   [Map]   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Tracy Muni. (FAA ID: TCY)   [Map]   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Atwater Muni.   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Castle Airport  (ICAO: KMER)   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Byron Airport (FAA ID: C83)   [Map]   WNW   37 miles [59.5 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.

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
 
Mammoth Yosemite Airport   (ICAO: KMMH)   [Map]
  Website for Mammoth Yosemite 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
 
Castle Airport   (ICAO: KMER)   [Map]
  Website for Castle Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Santa Clara Co. Airport   (RHV/KRHV)   [Map]
  Website for Reid - Hillview of Santa Clara County 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
 
Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
  Website for Fresno Yosemite 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
 
Stockton Metro Airport   (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]
  Website for Stockton Metropolitan 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
 
Sacramento Mather Airport   (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]
  Website for Sacramento Mather Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Stanislaus County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shackelford. 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 Shackelford.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Shackelford. 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 Shackelford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shackelford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6138, Longitude: -120.9927     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shackelford 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Shackelford), 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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