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Nearest Communities to Mount Lucia, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Mount Lucia, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Mount Lucia:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Mount Lucia and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Mount Lucia is located in Woodbury County.

The following 7 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Woodbury County: Cherokee, Ida, Monona, Plymouth, Dakota (NE), Thurston (NE) & Union (SD).

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 151 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Mount Lucia. Of these communities, 122 are located in counties other than Woodbury County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Mount Lucia (which is Woodbury County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Mount Lucia. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Cherokee CountyCedar County (NE)Wayne County (NE)
Monona CountyCuming County (NE)Clay County (SD)
Plymouth CountyDakota County (NE)Lincoln County (SD)
Sioux CountyDixon County (NE)Perkins County (SD)
Burt County (NE)Thurston County (NE)Union County (SD)


Woodbury County     (The county where Mount Lucia resides)
 
County Website: www.woodbury-ia.com/
County Seat for Woodbury:   Sioux City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Woodbury County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Riverside (Unver)     [Map]     SW   Less than 2 miles
Springdale (Unver)     [Map]     E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sioux City     [Map]     SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Holiday Village     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Leeds (Unver)     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Evergreen Village     [Map]     E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Regency of Sioux City     [Map]     SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Morningside (Unver)     [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Estates West (Unver)     [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Glen Ellen (Unver)     [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sergeant Bluff     [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lawton     [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bronson     [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Luton (Unver)     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Salix     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Moville     [Map]     E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Owego (Unver)     [Map]     SE   23 miles [37 km]
Climbing Hill     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Sloan     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Holly Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lucky Valley (Hist)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hornick     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Pierson     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Anthon     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Correctionville     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Oto     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Smithland     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Midway (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cushing     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Cherokee County
 
County Seat for Cherokee:   Cherokee
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Fielding (Unver)     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Washta     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Marcus     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Monona County
 
County Seat for Monona:   Onawa
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monona County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Albaton (Unver)     [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Whiting     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Maple Landing (Hist)     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Rodney     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ticonic (Unver)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Kennebec (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Onawa     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Plymouth County
 
County Website: www.co.plymouth.ia.us/
County Seat for Plymouth:   Le Mars
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Plymouth County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Brookdale (Unver)     [Map]     N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Yeomans (Unver)     [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
James (Unver)     [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Potosia (Unver)     [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Millnerville (Unver)     [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hinton     [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Wren (Unver)     [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Adaville     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Merrill     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Westfield     [Map]     NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Neptune (Unver)     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ruble (Unver)     [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Plymouth (Hist)     [Map]     NE   18 miles [29 km]
Crathorne (Unver)     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Akron     [Map]     N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brunsville     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
West Le Mars (Unver)     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Le Mars     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Parkview Terrace (Unver)     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mammen (Unver)     [Map]     N   23 miles [37 km]
O'Leary (Unver)     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Union Center (Unver)     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Kingsley     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Craig     [Map]     N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Seney (Unver)     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Oyens     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Struble     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Remsen     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
 
 

Sioux County
 
County Website: www.siouxcounty.org/
County Seat for Sioux:   Orange City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sioux County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Chatsworth     [Map]     N   26 miles [41.8 km]
McNally     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Ireton     [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hawarden     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Maurice     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Carnes (Unver)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Highland Park (Unver)     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Orange City     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lebanon     [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Alton     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Sioux Center     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Westbrook Village     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Burt County (NE)
 
County Seat for Burt:   Tekamah (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Burt County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Basford (NE) (Hist)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Decatur (NE)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Cedar County (NE)
 
County Website: www.co.cedar.ne.us/
County Seat for Cedar:   Hartington (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cedar County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Obert (NE)     [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Laurel (NE)     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Coleridge (NE)     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Saint James (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bow Valley Mills (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Belden (NE)     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wynot (NE)     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Cuming County (NE)
 
County Website: www.co.cuming.ne.us/
County Seat for Cuming:   West Point (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cuming County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Bancroft (NE)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Dakota County (NE)
 
County Seat for Dakota:   Dakota City (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dakota County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Covington (NE) (Hist)     [Map]     SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
South Sioux City (NE)     [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Millis Beach (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
North Shore (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Dakota City (NE)     [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jackson (NE)     [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Willis (NE)     [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Goodwin (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hubbard (NE)     [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Homer (NE)     [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Nacora (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Emerson (NE)     [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
 
 

Dixon County (NE)
 
County Website: www.co.dixon.ne.us/
County Seat for Dixon:   Ponca (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dixon County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
 
  DirectionDistance
Ponca (NE)     [Map]     W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Waterbury (NE)     [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ionia (NE) (Hist)     [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
Martinsburg (NE)     [Map]     W   18 miles [29 km]
Lembke Landing (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Allen (NE)     [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Newcastle (NE)     [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Wakefield (NE)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Concord (NE)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Dixon (NE)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lime Grove (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Maskell (NE)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
 

Thurston County (NE)
 
County Seat for Thurston:   Pender (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Thurston County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Winnebago (NE)     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Walthill (NE)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Thurston (NE)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Macy (NE)     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Pender (NE)     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Rosalie (NE)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
 
 

Wayne County (NE)
 
County Website: www.county.waynene.org/
County Seat for Wayne:   Wayne (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Wayne (NE)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Altona (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Clay County (SD)
 
County Website: www.claycountysd.org/
County Seat for Clay:   Vermillion (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Burbank (SD)     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Vermillion (SD)     [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Greenfield (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Alsen (SD)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Clay Point (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Marshalltown (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bloomingdale (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hub City (SD)     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Dalesburg (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Meckling (SD)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Westreville (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Komstad (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lodi (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Lincoln County (SD)
 
County Seat for Lincoln:   Canton (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Hudson (SD)     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Perkins County (SD)
 
County Seat for Perkins:   Bison (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perkins County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Richland (SD)     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 
 

Union County (SD)
 
County Seat for Union:   Elk Point (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
North Sioux City (SD)     [Map]     W   Less than 2 miles
McCook Lake (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Dakota Dunes (SD)     [Map]     S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Jefferson (SD)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Elk Point (SD)     [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Richland (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Junction City (SD)     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Spink (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Midway (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Big Springs (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Nora (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hill Side (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Emmet (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Alcester (SD)     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Beresford (SD)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Mount Lucia. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Lucia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Lucia. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5406, Longitude: -96.4648     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Lucia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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