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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to New Haven.

This page contains seven sections:

Around New Haven ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fort Wayne. It lies just west of New Haven. Fort Wayne has a population of 266,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Marion. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southwest of New Haven and has a population of 28,300 people.

For comparison, New Haven has a population of 15,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from New Haven and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Angola   [Map]   8,655   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Auburn   [Map]   13,169   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bluffton   [Map]   10,030   S   23 miles [37 km]
Columbia City   [Map]   9,044   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Decatur   [Map]   9,561   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Huntington   [Map]   17,084   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Kendallville   [Map]   9,848   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wabash   [Map]   10,112   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Warsaw   [Map]   14,748   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Bryan (OH)   [Map]   8,357   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Celina (OH)   [Map]   10,290   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Defiance (OH)   [Map]   16,687   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Delphos (OH)   [Map]   6,972   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Saint Marys (OH)   [Map]   8,151   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Van Wert (OH)   [Map]   10,654   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Anthony Wayne Village   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Arcola   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dunn Mill   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grabill   [Map]   1,121   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hacienda Village   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Harlan   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hoagland   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Huntertown   [Map]   6,729   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Indian Village   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Leo-Cedarville   [Map]   3,789   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Leo   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   1,327   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Woodburn   [Map]   1,603   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Yoder   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Zulu   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Allen County ...

New Haven is located in Allen County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Allen County: Adams, DeKalb, Huntington, Noble, Wells, Whitley, Defiance (OH), Paulding (OH) & Van Wert (OH).

Curious and Interesting Names Near New Haven ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Haven ...

Looking for more information about New Haven? 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 New Haven, 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 New Haven.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for New Haven.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around New Haven. 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 New Haven. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the State of Indiana

    Indiana Tourism
    Parks for Indiana

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Indiana Statewide Tourism
    New Haven Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for New Haven


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Indiana

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Indiana

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Indiana

Airports Near New Haven ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to New Haven.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Smith Fld.   [Map]   SMD   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fort Wayne Intl. (FWA/KFWA)   [Map]   FWA   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
De Kalb Co. Airport (ICAO: KGWB)   [Map]   GWB   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Van Wert Co. Airport   [Map]   VNW   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Huntington Muni.   [Map]   HHG   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Miller Airport   [Map]   C40   SSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Adams Co. Airstrip   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Harrold   [Map]   B25   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]

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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to New Haven.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from New Haven. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Bend Rgnl. (SBN/KSBN)   [Map]   SBN   NW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   SSE   90 miles [144.8 km]
Indianapolis Intl. (IND/KIND)   [Map]   IND   SW   114 miles [183.5 km]
Detroit Metro Airport (DTW/KDTW)   [Map]   DTW   NE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Gerald R. Ford Intl. (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]   GRR   N   127 miles [204.4 km]
Airborne Airpark(ILN/KILN)   [Map]   ILN   SSE   130 miles [209.2 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   ESE   134 miles [215.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort Wayne Intl. (FWA/KFWA)   [Map]   FWA   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Van Wert Co. Airport   [Map]   VNW   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Smith Fld.   [Map]   SMD   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
De Kalb Co. Airport (ICAO: KGWB)   [Map]   GWB   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Huntington Muni.   [Map]   HHG   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Miller Airport   [Map]   C40   SSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Adams Co. Airstrip   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Harrold   [Map]   B25   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Kendallville Muni.   [Map]   C62   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]

Additional Airport Information

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

South Bend Rgnl.   (SBN/KSBN)   [Map]
        Website for South Bend Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dayton Intl.   (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]
        Website for Dayton International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kalamazoo / Battle Creek Intl.   (AZO/KAZO)   [Map]
        Website for Kalamazoo / Battle Creek International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Metcalf Fld.   (ICAO: KTDZ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Willow Run Airport   (YIP/KYIP)   [Map]
        Website for Willow Run Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
De Kalb Co. Airport   (ICAO: KGWB)   [Map]
        Website for De Kalb County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Indianapolis Intl.   (IND/KIND)   [Map]
        Website for Indianapolis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Defiance Meml.   (ICAO: KDFI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Detroit Metro Airport   (DTW/KDTW)   [Map]
        Website for Detroit Metropolitan - Wayne County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gerald R. Ford Intl.   (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]
        Website for Gerald R. Ford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Airborne Airpark   (ILN/KILN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fort Wayne Intl.   (FWA/KFWA)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Wayne International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Toledo Express Airport   (TOL/KTOL)   [Map]
        Website for Toledo Express Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for New Haven: www.newhavenin.org/

The official website for Allen County: www.co.allen.in.us/

The official website for State of Indiana: www.in.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Haven.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from New Haven. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Haven) 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 New Haven. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Haven

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0675, Longitude: -85.0288     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Haven have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to New Haven), 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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