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The location of Rodkey









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Rodkey.

This page contains six sections:

Around Rodkey ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Garden City. It lies just southeast of where Rodkey would have been located. Garden City has a population of 26,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ulysses. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the southwest of Rodkey and has a population of 5,800 people.

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

Charleston     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the southeast of Rodkey.

Cimarron     [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the southeast of Rodkey.

Copeland     [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the southeast of Rodkey.

Deerfield     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the west of Rodkey.

Garden City     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the southeast of Rodkey.

Holcomb     [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the southwest of Rodkey.

Ingalls     [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the southeast of Rodkey.

Kalvesta     [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the east of Rodkey.

Kendall     [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the west of Rodkey.

Lakin     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the west of Rodkey.

Marienthal     [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the northwest of Rodkey.

Pierceville     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the southeast of Rodkey.

Scott City     [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the north of Rodkey.

Sublette     [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the south of Rodkey.

Ulysses     [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the southwest of Rodkey.

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

Finney County ...

Rodkey would have been located within present day Finney County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Finney County: Grant, Gray, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Lane & Scott.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rodkey ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Kansas Tourism

Parks for Kansas

Fishing in Kansas

Hunting in Kansas

TripAdvisor Link for:

Kansas Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Kansas

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Kansas

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

Airports Near Rodkey ...

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 Rodkey.

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

Large Airports

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport  (ICT/KICT) <4>   [Map]
193 miles [310.6 km] miles to the East of Rodkey.

City of Colorado Springs Muni.  (COS/KCOS)   [Map]
209 miles [336.4 km] miles to the West Northwest of Rodkey.

Denver Intl.  (DEN/KDEN)   [Map]
236 miles [379.8 km] miles to the Northwest of Rodkey.

Will Rogers World Airport  (OKC/KOKC)   [Map]
259 miles [416.8 km] miles to the Southeast of Rodkey.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Garden City Rgnl.  (GCK/KGCK)   [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the East Southeast of Rodkey.

Dodge City Rgnl. (DDC/KDDC)   [Map]
56 miles [90.1 km] miles to the East Southeast of Rodkey.

Liberal Mid-America Rgnl.  (LBL/KLBL)   [Map]
67 miles [107.8 km] miles to the South of Rodkey.

Guymon Muni. (ICAO: KGUY)   [Map]
96 miles [154.5 km] miles to the South Southwest of Rodkey.

General Aviation Airports

Lakin Airport (FAA ID: 36K)   [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the West of Rodkey.

Ingalls Muni. (FAA ID: 30K)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the East Southeast of Rodkey.

Scott City Muni. (FAA ID: TQK)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the North of Rodkey.

Cimarron Muni. (FAA ID: 8K8)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the East Southeast of Rodkey.

Ulysses Airport (FAA ID: ULS)   [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the Southwest of Rodkey.

Mark Hoard Meml. (FAA ID: 3K7)   [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the Northwest of Rodkey.

Satanta Muni. (FAA ID: 1K9)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the South of Rodkey.

Montezuma Muni. (FAA ID: K17)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the Southeast of Rodkey.

Additional Airport Information

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

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ICTICAO: KICT

Website for Wichita Mid-Continent 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)


City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: COSICAO: KCOS

Website for City of Colorado Springs Municipal 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)


Syracuse - Hamilton County Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: K3K3

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Denver International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DENICAO: KDEN

Website for Denver 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)


Will Rogers World Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: OKCICAO: KOKC

Website for Will Rogers World 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)


Garden City Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GCKICAO: KGCK

Website for Garden City Regional 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)


Dodge City Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DDCICAO: KDDC

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)


Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LBLICAO: KLBL

Website for Liberal Mid-America Regional 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)


Guymon Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KGUY

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Hays Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HYSICAO: KHYS

Website for Hays Regional 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)


Great Bend Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GBDICAO: KGBD

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)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kansas

About Finney County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Finney County: www.finneycounty.org/

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rodkey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0177, Longitude: -100.9575     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rodkey have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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