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The location of Morgan









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Morgan.

This page contains six sections:

Around Morgan ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Creston. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northwest of Morgan. Creston has a population of 7,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Trenton (MO). It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the south of Morgan and has a population of 5,800 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting in Morgan.<2>

Allerton     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northeast of Morgan.

Clio     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the east of Morgan.

Davis City     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west of Morgan.

Decatur City     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northwest of Morgan.

Garden Grove     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the north of Morgan.

Lamoni     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the west of Morgan.

Leon     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the northwest of Morgan.

Lineville     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the east of Morgan.

Pleasanton     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Morgan.

Woodland     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the north of Morgan.

Cainsville (MO)     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the southwest of Morgan.

Mercer (MO)     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the southeast of Morgan.

Powersville (MO)     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the east of Morgan.

Princeton (MO)     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the south of Morgan.

South Lineville (MO)     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the east of Morgan.

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

Decatur County ...

Morgan is located in Decatur County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Decatur County: Clarke, Ringgold, Wayne, Harrison (MO) & Mercer (MO).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Morgan ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Iowa Tourism

Parks for Iowa

Fishing in Iowa

Hunting in Iowa

TripAdvisor Link for:

Iowa Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Iowa

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Iowa

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Iowa

Airports Near Morgan ...

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Morgan.

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

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

Large Airports

Des Moines Intl.  (DSM/KDSM) <4>   [Map]
63 miles [101.4 km] miles to the North of Morgan.

Kansas City Intl.  (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]
107 miles [172.2 km] miles to the South Southwest of Morgan.

Eppley Airfield  (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]
127 miles [204.4 km] miles to the West Northwest of Morgan.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Kirksville Rgnl. (IRK/KIRK)   [Map]
66 miles [106.2 km] miles to the East Southeast of Morgan.

Charles B. Wheeler Airport  (MKC/KMKC)   [Map]
114 miles [183.5 km] miles to the South Southwest of Morgan.

General Aviation Airports

Lamoni Muni. (ICAO: KLWD)   [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the West of Morgan.

Osceola Muni. (FAA ID: I75)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the North of Morgan.

Unionville Muni. (FAA ID: K43)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the East of Morgan.

Chariton Muni. (ICAO: KCNC)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the North Northeast of Morgan.

Mount Ayr Muni.   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the West Northwest of Morgan.

Mount Ayr Muni. (FAA ID: 1Y3)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the West Northwest of Morgan.

Trenton Muni. (FAA ID: TRX)   [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the South of Morgan.

Centerville Muni. (ICAO: KTVK)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the East of Morgan.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Des Moines International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DSMICAO: KDSM

Website for Des Moines International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Kansas City International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MCIICAO: KMCI

Website for Kansas City International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Chariton Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCNC

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Centerville Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KTVK

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Creston Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCSQ

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Eppley Airfield     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: OMAICAO: KOMA

Website for Eppley Airfield

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Chillicothe Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCHT

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: STLICAO: KSTL

Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Rochester International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: RSTICAO: KRST

Website for Rochester International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Rockford International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: RFDICAO: KRFD

Website for Rockford International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Kirksville Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: IRKICAO: KIRK

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MKCICAO: KMKC

Website for Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Lamoni Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KLWD

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

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The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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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 from Point A (ie- Morgan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morgan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6095, Longitude: -93.6219     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Morgan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Morgan), 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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<4>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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