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Nearest Communities to Nanito, By-County ...

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

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

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 west contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<1>

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



Nanito is located in Adair County.

The following 7 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Adair County: Adams, Audubon, Cass, Dallas, Guthrie, Madison & Union.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 206 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Nanito. Of these communities, 188 are located in counties other than Adair 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 Nanito (which is Adair 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 Nanito. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Adams CountyDallas CountyPolk County
Audubon CountyDecatur CountyRinggold County
Boone CountyGuthrie CountyTaylor County
Cass CountyMadison CountyUnion County
Clarke CountyMontgomery CountyWarren County


Adair County     (The county where Nanito resides)
 
County Seat for Adair:   Greenfield
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adair County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Stanzel     [Map]     E   Less than 2 miles
Arbor Hill (Unver)     [Map]     NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hebron     [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Howe (Unver)     [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Zion     [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rosserdale (Unver)     [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Greenfield     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lemont (Hist)     [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Orient     [Map]     SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Prussia (Unver)     [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fisk (Unver)     [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fontanelle     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Canby (Unver)     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Linwood (Unver)     [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
Gilead (Unver)     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Berea (Unver)     [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bridgewater     [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Adair     [Map]     NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
 
 

Adams County
 
County Website: www.co.adams.ia.us/
County Seat for Adams:   Corning
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adams County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Nevinville (Unver)     [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Williamson     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Carl     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Mount Etna     [Map]     SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Prescott     [Map]     SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Stringtown     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Icarid (Hist)     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Queen City (Hist)     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Mercer     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Corning     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Quincy     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Carbon     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lincoln Center     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Strand     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Brooks     [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Dickieville (Unver)     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Iveyville (Unver)     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Nodaway     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Audubon County
 
County Seat for Audubon:   Audubon
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Audubon County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Kenfield (Unver)     [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Gardner (Unver)     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Oakfield (Unver)     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Brayton     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Exira     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Larland (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Hamlin     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Boone County
 
County Website: www.co.boone.ia.us/
County Seat for Boone:   Boone
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Angus (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Cass County
 
County Seat for Cass:   Atlantic
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cass County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Dewey (Unver)     [Map]     W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Massena     [Map]     W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Anita     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Cumberland     [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Norway Center     [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wiota     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Grove City (Hist)     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lorah (Unver)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lyman (Unver)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Atlantic     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Sycamore Village     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Clarke County
 
County Website: www.clarkecountyia.org/
County Seat for Clarke:   Osceola
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Murray     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hopeville (Unver)     [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Jamison (Unver)     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lacelle (Unver)     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Osceola     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Liberty     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Groveland (Hist)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Leslie (Unver)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Green Bay (Hist)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Jay (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jacksonville (Hist)     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Dallas County
 
County Website: www.co.dallas.ia.us/
County Seat for Dallas:   Adel
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Caldwell Siding (Unver)     [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dexter     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Garretville (Unver)     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Quarry (Unver)     [Map]     NE   18 miles [29 km]
Redfield     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wiscotta     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kennedy (Unver)     [Map]     N   21 miles [33.8 km]
DeSoto     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Linden     [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Van Meter     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Adel     [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Booneville     [Map]     NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Ortonville (Unver)     [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Panther (Unver)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Black Corners (Unver)     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Midwest Country Estates (Unver)     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Waukee     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Dallas Center     [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Minburn     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Dawson     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Gardiner (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Perry     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Perry Yard (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Ingersoll (Hist)     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bouton     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Granger     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Moran (Unver)     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Decatur County
 
County Seat for Decatur:   Leon
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Grand River     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Van Wert     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Weldon     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Guthrie County
 
County Seat for Guthrie:   Guthrie Center
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guthrie County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Stuart     [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Menlo     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Casey     [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dale (Unver)     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Morrisburgh (Hist)     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Glendon (Unver)     [Map]     N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Monteith (Unver)     [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Panora     [Map]     N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Guthrie Center     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Fanslers (Unver)     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Yale     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
North Branch     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wichita (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Herndon     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jamaica     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bagley     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bayard     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Madison County
 
County Website: www.madisoncoia.us/
County Seat for Madison:   Winterset
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Webster     [Map]     E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Harrison (Unver)     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Pitzer (Unver)     [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Macksburg     [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
McPherson (Unver)     [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ord (Unver)     [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Buffalo (Unver)     [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Winterset     [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Earlham     [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clucas (Unver)     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Old Peru (Unver)     [Map]     E   18 miles [29 km]
Tileville (Unver)     [Map]     E   18 miles [29 km]
Barney     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
East Peru     [Map]     E   19 miles [30.6 km]
McBride (Unver)     [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Patterson     [Map]     E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hanley (Unver)     [Map]     E   23 miles [37 km]
Truro     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Saint Charles     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bevington     [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
 
 

Montgomery County
 
County Seat for Montgomery:   Red Oak
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Grant     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Morton Mills (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Polk County
 
County Website: www.co.polk.ia.us/
County Seat for Polk:   Des Moines
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Commerce (Unver)     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
West Des Moines     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ashawa (Unver)     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Campbell (Unver)     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Clive     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Urbandale     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Valley Junction (Unver)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Crestwood (Unver)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Grimes     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
The Meadows (Unver)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Millman (Unver)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Rider (Unver)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Windsor Heights     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Fort Des Moines (Unver)     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
South Ridge Estates (Unver)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Lovington (Unver)     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Des Moines     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Johnston     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ottawa (Unver)     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Andrews (Unver)     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Camp Dodge (Unver)     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Herrold     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Ringgold County
 
County Seat for Ringgold:   Mount Ayr
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ringgold County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Mortimer (Hist)     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Polen (Unver)     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Tingley     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Knowlton (Hist)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Ellston     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Diagonal     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Beaconsfield     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Marshall (Hist)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Taylor County
 
County Seat for Taylor:   Bedford
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Lenox     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Clearfield     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Holt (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bushville (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sharpsburg     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Merle Junction (Unver)     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Union County
 
County Seat for Union:   Creston
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Spaulding (Unver)     [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
East Creston (Unver)     [Map]     S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lorimor     [Map]     SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Creston     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Monette (Unver)     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Afton     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Talmage (Unver)     [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Cromwell     [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Afton Junction (Hist)     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Shepard (Hist)     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Thayer     [Map]     SE   23 miles [37 km]
Arispe     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Kent     [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Shannon City     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
 

Warren County
 
County Website: www.co.warren.ia.us/
County Seat for Warren:   Indianola
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Conger (Unver)     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Churchville (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Martensdale     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Saint Marys     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
West Saint Marys (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wick (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Prole     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
South River Crossing (Hist)     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cumming     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
New Virginia     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Orillia (Unver)     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Norwalk     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Spring Hill     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lakewood     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Medora (Unver)     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Cool (Unver)     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Indianola     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lawrenceburg (Unver)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Scotch Ridge (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Summerset Junction (Hist)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Summerset (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nanito. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3155, Longitude: -94.2897     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Nanito 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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