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The location of Newkirk









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Newkirk.

This page contains six sections:

Around Newkirk ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Sioux Falls (SD). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northwest of Newkirk. Sioux Falls (SD) has a population of 182,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sioux City. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the southwest of Newkirk and has a population of 82,400 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Newkirk.<2>

Alton     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the south of Newkirk.

Archer     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the east of Newkirk.

Boyden     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the north of Newkirk.

Granville     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the southeast of Newkirk.

Hospers     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the east of Newkirk.

Hull     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the northwest of Newkirk.

Matlock     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the north of Newkirk.

Maurice     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the southwest of Newkirk.

Orange City     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southwest of Newkirk.

Oyens     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the south of Newkirk.

Paullina     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the east of Newkirk.

Sheldon     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the northeast of Newkirk.

Sioux Center     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the west of Newkirk.

Struble     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the southwest of Newkirk.

Westbrook Village     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west of Newkirk.

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

Sioux County ...

Newkirk is located in Sioux County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Sioux County: Lyon, O'Brien, Plymouth, Lincoln (SD) & Union (SD).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Newkirk ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Newkirk.

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

Large Airports

Eppley Airfield  (OMA/KOMA) <4>   [Map]
122 miles [196.3 km] miles to the South of Newkirk.

Des Moines Intl.  (DSM/KDSM)   [Map]
158 miles [254.3 km] miles to the Southeast of Newkirk.

Rochester Intl.  (RST/KRST)   [Map]
183 miles [294.5 km] miles to the East Northeast of Newkirk.

Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.  (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]
185 miles [297.7 km] miles to the Northeast of Newkirk.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Sioux Gateway Airport  (SUX/KSUX)   [Map]
50 miles [80.5 km] miles to the South Southwest of Newkirk.

Joe Foss Fld.  (FSD/KFSD)   [Map]
52 miles [83.7 km] miles to the Northwest of Newkirk.

Fort Dodge Rgnl. (FOD/KFOD)   [Map]
97 miles [156.1 km] miles to the East Southeast of Newkirk.

General Aviation Airports

Orange City Muni. (ICAO: KORC)   [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the Southwest of Newkirk.

Sioux Center Muni. (FAA ID: SOY)   [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the West Northwest of Newkirk.

Sheldon Muni. (ICAO: KSHL)   [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the Northeast of Newkirk.

Paullina Muni. (FAA ID: 1Y9)   [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the East Southeast of Newkirk.

Le Mars Muni. (ICAO: KLRJ)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the South Southwest of Newkirk.

Sibley Muni. (FAA ID: ISB)   [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the North Northeast of Newkirk.

Lambert Fechter Muni.   [Map]
26 miles [41.8 km] miles to the East Northeast of Newkirk.

Hawarden Muni. (FAA ID: 2Y2)   [Map]
26 miles [41.8 km] miles to the West of Newkirk.

Additional Airport Information

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

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)


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)


Sheldon Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KSHL

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Le Mars Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KLRJ

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Cherokee County Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCKP

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


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)


Minneapolis - Saint Paul International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSPICAO: KMSP

Website for Minneapolis - Saint Paul 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)


Sioux Gateway Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SUXICAO: KSUX

Website for Sioux Gateway 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)


Joe Foss Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: FSDICAO: KFSD

Website for Joe Foss Field

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)


Fort Dodge Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: FODICAO: KFOD

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)


Orange City Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KORC

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Sioux County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sioux County: www.siouxcounty.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 Newkirk.

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Newkirk) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newkirk. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0700, Longitude: -95.9781     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Newkirk have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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