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Nearest Communities to Skellyville, By-County ...

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

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

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 west contained birth and death records; the county to the north 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 and not the distance if you drove.<1>

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



Skellyville is located in Kingman County.

The following 6 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kingman County: Barber, Harper, Pratt, Reno, Sedgwick & Sumner.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 105 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Skellyville. Of these communities, 81 are located in counties other than Kingman 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 Skellyville (which is Kingman 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 Skellyville. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Barber CountyPratt CountyStafford County
Edwards CountyReno CountySumner County
Harper CountyRice County 
Kiowa CountySedgwick County 


Kingman County     (The county where Skellyville resides)
 
County Seat for Kingman:   Kingman
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kingman County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Cunningham     [Map]     SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Penalosa     [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Calista (Hist)     [Map]     E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Saint Leo (Unver)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Willowdale     [Map]     SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Nashville     [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kingman     [Map]     E   18 miles [29 km]
Zenda     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Cleveland (Hist)     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Alameda (Unver)     [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Varner (Unver)     [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Basil (Unver)     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Spivey     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Georgia (Unver)     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rago     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Belmont     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Waterloo (Hist)     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Midway (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Murdock     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Adams (Unver)     [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Orsemus (Unver)     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Lansdowne (Unver)     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mount Vernon (Unver)     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Norwich     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
 

Barber County
 
County Seat for Barber:   Medicine Lodge
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barber County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Isabel     [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Elm Mills     [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Medicine Lodge     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Mingona (Unver)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Forest City (Hist)     [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Pixley (Unver)     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Sharon     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lake City     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Sun City     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Gerlane (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Deerhead (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hazelton     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Edwards County
 
County Seat for Edwards:   Kinsley
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Edwards County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Trousdale (Hist)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Belpre     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fellsburg     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Harper County
 
County Website: www.harpercounty.org/
County Seat for Harper:   Anthony
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harper County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Duquoin     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Attica     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Crystal Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Crisfield (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Harper     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Runnymede (Unver)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Midway (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Danville     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Kiowa County
 
County Seat for Kiowa:   Greensburg
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kiowa County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Wellsford (Unver)     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Haviland     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Belvidere     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
East Kiowa (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Pratt County
 
County Website: www.prattcounty.org/
County Seat for Pratt:   Pratt
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pratt County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Cairo (Unver)     [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Preston     [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Waldeck (Unver)     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Natrona (Unver)     [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Iuka     [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pratt     [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sawyer     [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coats     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Byers     [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cullison     [Map]     W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Springvale (Unver)     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Hopewell (Hist)     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Croft (Unver)     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
 
 

Reno County
 
County Website: www.rngov.reno.ks.us/
County Seat for Reno:   Hutchinson
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Reno County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Turon     [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lerado (Unver)     [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Langdon     [Map]     NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sylvia     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Plevna     [Map]     N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Arlington     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Pretty Prairie     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Abbyville     [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Huntsville (Unver)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Partridge     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Castleton     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Charters Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Darlow     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Adams Corner     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Whiteside     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kilbourns Corner (Unver)     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cruppers Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Elmer     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
McVays Corner (Unver)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
South Hutchinson     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Yoder     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Yaggy     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Nickerson     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Willowbrook     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Saint Joe     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Haven     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hutchinson     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Rice County
 
County Website: www.ricecounty.org/
County Seat for Rice:   Lyons
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rice County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Alden     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sterling     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Sedgwick County
 
County Website: www.sedgwickcounty.org/
County Seat for Sedgwick:   Wichita
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sedgwick County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Cheney     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Saint Paul (Unver)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Stafford County
 
County Website: www.staffordcounty.org/
County Seat for Stafford:   Saint John
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stafford County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Neola (Unver)     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Zenith (Hist)     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Stafford     [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Saint John     [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hudson     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Dillwyn (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Macksville     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Seward     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Sumner County
 
County Website: www.co.sumner.ks.us/
County Seat for Sumner:   Wellington
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Kansas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumner County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Suppesville (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Milton     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Skellyville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Skellyville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Skellyville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6750, Longitude: -98.4504     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Skellyville 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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