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The location of Palm Grove









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Palm Grove.

This page contains six sections:

Around Palm Grove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ames. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southeast of Palm Grove. Ames has a population of 67,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fort Dodge. It is located about 12 miles [19 km] to the north of Palm Grove and has a population of 24,100 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Palm Grove.<2>

Boxholm     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the south of Palm Grove.

Brushy     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the northeast of Palm Grove.

Burnside     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the northeast of Palm Grove.

Callender     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Palm Grove.

Coalville     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the north of Palm Grove.

Dayton     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southeast of Palm Grove.

Evanston     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the northeast of Palm Grove.

Gowrie     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southwest of Palm Grove.

Harcourt     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the south of Palm Grove.

Lanyon     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the south of Palm Grove.

Lehigh     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the east of Palm Grove.

Moorland     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the northwest of Palm Grove.

Otho     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the north of Palm Grove.

Paton     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the south of Palm Grove.

Slifer     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west of Palm Grove.

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

Webster County ...

Palm Grove is located in Webster County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Webster County: Boone, Calhoun, Greene, Hamilton, Humboldt, Pocahontas & Wright.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Palm Grove ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Palm Grove.

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

Large Airports

Des Moines Intl.  (DSM/KDSM) <4>   [Map]
60 miles [96.6 km] miles to the South Southeast of Palm Grove.

Eppley Airfield  (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]
113 miles [181.9 km] miles to the Southwest of Palm Grove.

Rochester Intl.  (RST/KRST)   [Map]
138 miles [222.1 km] miles to the Northeast of Palm Grove.

Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.  (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]
182 miles [292.9 km] miles to the North Northeast of Palm Grove.

Kansas City Intl.  (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]
210 miles [338 km] miles to the South of Palm Grove.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Fort Dodge Rgnl. (FOD/KFOD)   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the North of Palm Grove.

Mason City Muni. (MCW/KMCW)   [Map]
71 miles [114.3 km] miles to the Northeast of Palm Grove.

Waterloo Rgnl.  (ALO/KALO)   [Map]
91 miles [146.5 km] miles to the East of Palm Grove.

Sioux Gateway Airport  (SUX/KSUX)   [Map]
112 miles [180.2 km] miles to the West of Palm Grove.

General Aviation Airports

Webster City Muni. (FAA ID: EBS)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the East Northeast of Palm Grove.

Rockwell City Muni. (FAA ID: 2Y4)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the West Northwest of Palm Grove.

Jefferson Muni. (FAA ID: EFW)   [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the South Southwest of Palm Grove.

Boone Muni. (ICAO: KBNW)   [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the Southeast of Palm Grove.

Humboldt Muni. (FAA ID: 0K7)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the North of Palm Grove.

Eagle Grove Muni. (FAA ID: EAG)   [Map]
29 miles [46.7 km] miles to the North Northeast of Palm Grove.

Perry Muni. (ICAO: KPRO)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the South of Palm Grove.

Clarion Muni. (ICAO: KCAV)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the Northeast of Palm Grove.

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]

Eppley Airfield     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: OMAICAO: KOMA

Website for Eppley Airfield

Detailed information from:

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

Boone Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KBNW

Detailed information from:

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

Perry Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KPRO

Detailed information from:

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

Clarion Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCAV

Detailed information from:

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

Arthur N. Neu Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCIN

Detailed information from:

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

Ames Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: AMWICAO: KAMW

Website for Ames Municipal Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Rochester Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: RSTICAO: KRST

Website for Rochester International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSPICAO: KMSP

Website for Minneapolis - Saint Paul International Airport

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]

Dane County Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSNICAO: KMSN

Website for Dane County Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Fort Dodge Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: FODICAO: KFOD

Detailed information from:

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

Mason City Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MCWICAO: KMCW

Detailed information from:

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

Waterloo Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ALOICAO: KALO

Website for Waterloo Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Sioux Gateway Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SUXICAO: KSUX

Website for Sioux Gateway Airport

Detailed information from:

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

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About Webster County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Webster County: www.webstercountyia.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 Palm Grove.

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- Palm Grove) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Palm Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Palm Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palm Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3252, Longitude: -94.1769     [Map].

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