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Below are places that are close (or relative) to Dixon.
This page contains seven sections:
Around Dixon ...
The next largest community is De Kalb. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the east of Dixon and has a population of 43,200 people.
For comparison, Dixon has a population of 15,200 people.
The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dixon and not the distance as if you drove.<2>
Below is a sample of neighboring communities:
For more communities neighboring Dixon, please visit our County-by-County Page for Dixon.
Lee County ...
Dixon is located in Lee County and is the County Seat.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Dixon ...
This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Dixon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dixon ...
Looking for more information about Dixon? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Dixon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dixon.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Dixon. 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 Dixon. 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:
Airports Near Dixon ...
Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Dixon.
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.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Dixon.
Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Dixon. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.
Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service
General Aviation Airports
Additional Airport Information
For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Dixon: www.ci.dixon.il.us/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019