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The location of Mount Clare









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Mount Clare.

This page contains six sections:

Around Mount Clare ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Quincy (IL). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the south of Mount Clare. Quincy (IL) has a population of 40,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Burlington. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the northeast of Mount Clare and has a population of 24,800 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting in Mount Clare.<2>

Argyle     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Mount Clare.

Charleston     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the northwest of Mount Clare.

Donnellson     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the northwest of Mount Clare.

Fort Madison     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the northeast of Mount Clare.

Franklin     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the north of Mount Clare.

Galland     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the east of Mount Clare.

Keokuk     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the southeast of Mount Clare.

Montrose     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the east of Mount Clare.

New Boston     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the northwest of Mount Clare.

Sandusky     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the southeast of Mount Clare.

Vincennes     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Mount Clare.

Hamilton (IL)     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the southeast of Mount Clare.

Nauvoo (IL)     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the northeast of Mount Clare.

Niota (IL)     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the northeast of Mount Clare.

Warsaw (IL)     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the south of Mount Clare.

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

Lee County ...

Mount Clare is located in Lee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lee County: Des Moines, Henry, Van Buren, Hancock (IL), Henderson (IL) & Clark (MO). The Mississippi River runs along the eastern border of the county.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Mount Clare ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Mount Clare.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Mount Clare. 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 Mount Clare.

Large Airports

Des Moines Intl.  (DSM/KDSM) <4>   [Map]
134 miles [215.7 km] miles to the West Northwest of Mount Clare.

Lambert - St. Louis Intl.  (STL/KSTL)   [Map]
135 miles [217.3 km] miles to the South Southeast of Mount Clare.

Rockford Intl.  (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]
168 miles [270.4 km] miles to the Northeast of Mount Clare.

Kansas City Intl.  (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]
192 miles [309 km] miles to the West Southwest of Mount Clare.

O'Hare Intl.  (ORD/KORD)   [Map]
209 miles [336.4 km] miles to the East Northeast of Mount Clare.

Dane County Rgnl.  (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]
210 miles [338 km] miles to the North Northeast of Mount Clare.

Midway Intl.  (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]
211 miles [339.6 km] miles to the East Northeast of Mount Clare.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Southeast Iowa Rgnl.  (BRL/KBRL)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the Northeast of Mount Clare.

Quincy Rgnl.  (UIN/KUIN)   [Map]
42 miles [67.6 km] miles to the South Southeast of Mount Clare.

Kirksville Rgnl. (IRK/KIRK)   [Map]
64 miles [103 km] miles to the West Southwest of Mount Clare.

Quad City Intl.  (MLI/KMLI)   [Map]
80 miles [128.7 km] miles to the Northeast of Mount Clare.

General Aviation Airports

Keokuk Muni. (ICAO: KEOK)   [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the South Southeast of Mount Clare.

Fort Madison Muni. (ICAO: KFSW)   [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the North Northeast of Mount Clare.

Kahoka Muni. (FAA ID: 0H7)   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the West Southwest of Mount Clare.

Burlington Muni.   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the Northeast of Mount Clare.

Lewis County Rgnl. (FAA ID: 6M6)   [Map]
29 miles [46.7 km] miles to the South Southwest of Mount Clare.

Keosauqua Muni. (FAA ID: 6K9)   [Map]
29 miles [46.7 km] miles to the West Northwest of Mount Clare.

Mount Pleasant Muni. (ICAO: KMPZ)   [Map]
29 miles [46.7 km] miles to the North of Mount Clare.

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 Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DSMICAO: KDSM

Website for Des Moines International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Lambert - St. Louis Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: STLICAO: KSTL

Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Quad City Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MLIICAO: KMLI

Website for Quad City International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Greater Peoria Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: PIAICAO: KPIA

Website for Greater Peoria Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

The Eastern Iowa Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: CIDICAO: KCID

Website for The Eastern Iowa Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Keokuk Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KEOK

Detailed information from:

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

Fort Madison Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KFSW

Detailed information from:

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

Mount Pleasant Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KMPZ

Detailed information from:

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

Rockford Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: RFDICAO: KRFD

Website for Rockford International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Macomb Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KMQB

Detailed information from:

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

FAirfield Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KFFL

Detailed information from:

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

Washington Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KAWG

Detailed information from:

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

Hannibal Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KHAE

Detailed information from:

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

Kansas City Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MCIICAO: KMCI

Website for Kansas City International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

O'Hare Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ORDICAO: KORD

Website for O'Hare International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Dane County Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSNICAO: KMSN

Website for Dane County Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Midway Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MDWICAO: KMDW

Website for Midway International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Southeast Iowa Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BRLICAO: KBRL

Website for Southeast Iowa Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Quincy Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: UINICAO: KUIN

Website for Quincy Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Kirksville Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: IRKICAO: KIRK

Detailed information from:

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lee County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lee County: www.leecounty.org/

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 Mount Clare.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Clare. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5231, Longitude: -91.4521     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Clare have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Mount Clare), 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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