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Nearest Communities to Saint Joseph, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Saint Joseph, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Saint Joseph:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Saint Joseph and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Saint Joseph is located in Cloud County.

The following 7 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cloud County: Clay, Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Ottawa, Republic & Washington.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 115 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Saint Joseph. Of these communities, 100 are located in counties other than Cloud County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Saint Joseph (which is Cloud County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Saint Joseph. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Clay CountyLincoln CountyRepublic County
Dickinson CountyMarshall CountyRiley County
Geary CountyMitchell CountyWashington County
Jewell CountyOttawa CountyJefferson County (NE)


Cloud County     (The county where Saint Joseph resides)
 
County Seat for Cloud:   Concordia
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cloud County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Ames     [Map]     NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clyde     [Map]     N   5 miles [8 km]
Aurora     [Map]     SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rice     [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Huscher     [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Miltonvale     [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cook (Unver)     [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rosaco (Unver)     [Map]     W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Concordia     [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Yuma     [Map]     W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Macyville (Hist)     [Map]     W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Glasco     [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jamestown     [Map]     W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Oneonta (Hist)     [Map]     W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Simpson     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
 
 

Clay County
 
County Website: www.claycountyks.org/
County Seat for Clay:   Clay Center
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Clifton     [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Vining     [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Browndale (Unver)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Morganville     [Map]     E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Idana     [Map]     SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Garfield Center (Unver)     [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Oscar (Hist)     [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clay Center     [Map]     SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oak Hill     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Ladysmith     [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Green     [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Broughton     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Longford     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Industry     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wakefield     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
 

Dickinson County
 
County Website: www.dkcoks.com/
County Seat for Dickinson:   Abilene
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickinson County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Manchester     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Buckeye     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Talmage     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Upland     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Sutphen (Hist)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Moonlight (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Solomon     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Geary County
 
County Seat for Geary:   Junction City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geary County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Milford     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Alida (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Jewell County
 
County Seat for Jewell:   Mankato
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jewell County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Randall     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Formoso     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lovewell (Unver)     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Montrose     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Lincoln County
 
County Seat for Lincoln:   Lincoln Center
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Milo (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Barnard     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Marshall County
 
County Seat for Marshall:   Marysville
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Cottage Hill (Unver)     [Map]     E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Waterville     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Mitchell County
 
County Seat for Mitchell:   Beloit
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mitchell County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Scottsville     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Asherville (Unver)     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gilbert     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Coursens Grove (Hist)     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Beloit     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Ottawa County
 
County Website: www.ottawacounty.org/
County Seat for Ottawa:   Minneapolis
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ottawa County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Lamar (Unver)     [Map]     SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Delphos     [Map]     SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Wells     [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Vine (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sumnerville (Unver)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Ackley     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Minneapolis     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Alfmil     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lindsey     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Brewer (Unver)     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bennington     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ada     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Verdi     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Niles     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Republic County
 
County Seat for Republic:   Belleville
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Republic County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Agenda     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wayne (Unver)     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Talmo (Unver)     [Map]     NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cuba     [Map]     N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Haworth (Unver)     [Map]     N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Norway     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Tabor (Unver)     [Map]     N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Belleville     [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rydal (Unver)     [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kackley     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Munden     [Map]     N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Scandia     [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Narka     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Courtland     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Sherdahl (Unver)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Republic     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Harbine (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
White Rock (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Riley County
 
County Website: www.rileycountyks.gov
County Seat for Riley:   Manhattan
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Riley County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Lasita (Hist)     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bala     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Leonardville     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Winkler     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Walsburg     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Randolph     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Riley     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
 
 

Washington County
 
County Seat for Washington:   Washington
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Calderhead (Unver)     [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Brantford (Unver)     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Palmer     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Strawberry (Unver)     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Linn     [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Kimeo (Unver)     [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Enosdale (Unver)     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Haddam     [Map]     N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Morrowville     [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Blocker (Hist)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Greenleaf     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Chepstow (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Washington     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Barnes     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Mahaska     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hanover     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Spence (Unver)     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Hollenberg     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Jefferson County (NE)
 
County Website: www.co.jefferson.ne.us/
County Seat for Jefferson:   Fairbury (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Reynolds (NE)     [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Thompson (NE) (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Thayer County (NE)
 
County Website: www.thayercounty.ne.gov/
County Seat for Thayer:   Hebron (NE)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Thayer County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Hubbell (NE)     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Chester (NE)     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Williams (NE) (Hist)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Byron (NE)     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Saint Joseph. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Joseph) 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 Saint Joseph. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Joseph

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Joseph. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5097, Longitude: -97.4061     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saint Joseph have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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