A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Saint George, Kansas
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Saint George.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Saint George, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Saint George and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Saint George and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track across the sky.
To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass the location for Saint George. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Saint George.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Pottawatomie County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Pottawatomie County sighting report from eBird.
Since Saint George is near Riley County and also Wabaunsee County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Saint George.
How Far From Saint George to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a city such as Saint George to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Saint George and extending to:
Communities Also Named Saint George ...
We have found 23 communities that share the name Saint George.
While the name Saint George is unique within Kansas, we know of another 23 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.
Communities Outside of Kansas
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Distance: About 3,407 miles [5,483 km] to the Northwest.
Distance: About 1,119 miles [1,800.9 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,300 miles [2,092.1 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 1,097 miles [1,765.5 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 1,009 miles [1,623.8 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 476 miles [766 km] to the East Northeast.
Our profile page for Saint George, Vanderburgh County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Vanderburgh County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,437 miles [2,312.6 km] to the East Northeast.
Our profile page for Saint George
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 371 miles [597.1 km] to the North Northeast.
Saint Louis County
Distance: About 331 miles [532.7 km] to the East.
Distance: About 249 miles [400.7 km] to the East Southeast.
Our profile page for Saint George, Lincoln County
This community is historic.<8>
Although located in Lincoln County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,559 miles [2,509 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,184 miles [1,905.5 km] to the East Northeast.
This community is historic.
Distance: About 509 miles [819.2 km] to the North Northwest.
Distance: About 883 miles [1,421.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 886 miles [1,425.9 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 973 miles [1,565.9 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 941 miles [1,514.4 km] to the West.
Distance: About 962 miles [1,548.2 km] to the East.
Distance: About 893 miles [1,437.1 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Saint George, Sheboygan County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Sheboygan County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint George ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Saint George. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
Actor, writer, teacher. He was born in Manhattan (Kansas) on Friday March 9, 1934 and died in Chicago (Illinois) on Thursday March 4, 1999 at an age of 65.
Silas Seth 'Si' Griffis
Professional hockey. He was born in Onaga (Kansas) on Saturday September 22, 1883 and died in Vancouver (British Columbia) on Sunday July 9, 1950 at an age of 66.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint George. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Pottawatomie County: www.pottcounty.org/
The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Oct 2019