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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Warsaw.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Warsaw ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fort Wayne. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the east of Warsaw. Fort Wayne has a population of 266,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is South Bend. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the northwest of Warsaw and has a population of 102,000 people.

For comparison, Warsaw has a population of 14,700 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   13,169   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Bluffton   [Map]   10,030   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Elkhart   [Map]   52,558   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Goshen   [Map]   33,220   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Huntington   [Map]   17,084   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Kendallville   [Map]   9,848   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Logansport   [Map]   17,755   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Marion   [Map]   28,327   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Mishawaka   [Map]   49,177   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
New Haven   [Map]   15,560   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Peru   [Map]   11,024   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Plymouth   [Map]   9,960   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Wabash   [Map]   10,112   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Niles (MI)   [Map]   11,208   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Sturgis (MI)   [Map]   10,824   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arrowhead Park   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Atwood   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Burket   [Map]   197   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Claypool   [Map]   430   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Etna Green   [Map]   590   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Larwill   [Map]   284   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Leesburg   [Map]   556   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mentone   [Map]   973   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Milford   [Map]   1,566   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
North Webster   [Map]   1,158   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pierceton   [Map]   1,018   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sidney   [Map]   80   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Silver Lake   [Map]   920   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wawasee Village   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Winona Lake   [Map]   5,149   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Kosciusko County ...

Warsaw is located in Kosciusko County and is the County Seat.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kosciusko County: Elkhart, Fulton, Marshall, Noble, Wabash & Whitley.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Warsaw ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Warsaw ...

Looking for more information about Warsaw? 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 Warsaw, 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 Warsaw.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Warsaw


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 Warsaw ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Warsaw Muni.(ICAO: KASW)   [Map]   ASW   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Mentone Airport   [Map]   C92   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nappanee Muni.   [Map]   C03   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nappanee Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tri State Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   18 miles [29 km]
Goshen Muni.(ICAO: KGSH)   [Map]   GSH   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fulton Co. Airport   [Map]   RCR   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Plymouth Muni.(PLY/C65)   [Map]   C65   WNW   24 miles [38.6 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 Warsaw.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Warsaw. 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   40 miles [64.4 km]
Midway Intl. (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]   MDW   WNW   105 miles [169 km]
Indianapolis Intl. (IND/KIND)   [Map]   IND   SSW   107 miles [172.2 km]
Gerald R. Ford Intl. (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]   GRR   N   114 miles [183.5 km]
O'Hare Intl. (ORD/KORD)   [Map]   ORD   WNW   117 miles [188.3 km]
Dayton Intl. (DAY/KDAY)   [Map]   DAY   SE   125 miles [201.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort Wayne Intl. (FWA/KFWA)   [Map]   FWA   ESE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Van Wert Co. Airport   [Map]   VNW   ESE   69 miles [111 km]
Kalamazoo / Battle Creek Intl. (AZO/KAZO)   [Map]   AZO   NNE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Gary / Chicago Intl. (GYY/KGYY)   [Map]   GYY   WNW   85 miles [136.8 km]
Toledo Express Airport (TOL/KTOL)   [Map]   TOL   ENE   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Warsaw Muni.(ICAO: KASW)   [Map]   ASW   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Mentone Airport   [Map]   C92   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nappanee Muni.   [Map]   C03   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nappanee Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tri State Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   18 miles [29 km]
Goshen Muni.(ICAO: KGSH)   [Map]   GSH   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fulton Co. Airport   [Map]   RCR   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Plymouth Muni.(PLY/C65)   [Map]   C65   WNW   24 miles [38.6 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
 
Midway Intl.   (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]
        Website for Midway 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
 
Warsaw Muni.   (ICAO: KASW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Goshen Muni.   (ICAO: KGSH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Plymouth Muni.   (PLY/C65)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Elkhart Muni.   (ICAO: KEKM)   [Map]
        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
 
Gerald R. Ford Intl.   (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]
        Website for Gerald R. Ford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
O'Hare Intl.   (ORD/KORD)   [Map]
        Website for O'Hare International 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
 
Fort Wayne Intl.   (FWA/KFWA)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Wayne 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
 
Gary / Chicago Intl.   (GYY/KGYY)   [Map]
        Website for Gary / Chicago International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Indiana

About Kosciusko County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Warsaw: www.warsawcity.net/

The official website for Kosciusko County: www.kcgov.com/

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 Warsaw.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Warsaw. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Warsaw) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Warsaw. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2434, Longitude: -85.8480     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Warsaw 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 Warsaw), 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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