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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Kasson.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Kasson ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rochester. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the east of Kasson. Rochester has a population of 117,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Owatonna. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the west of Kasson and has a population of 25,800 people.

For comparison, Kasson has a population of 6,500 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Kasson.<2>

Byron     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the east of Kasson.

Claremont     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the west of Kasson.

Dodge Center     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the west of Kasson.

Genoa     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the northeast of Kasson.

Hayfield     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the southwest of Kasson.

Mantorville     [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the north of Kasson.

Oronoco     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the northeast of Kasson.

Pine Island     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the northeast of Kasson.

Post Town     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the northeast of Kasson.

Rice Lake     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the west of Kasson.

Rochester     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the east of Kasson.

Sargeant     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the south of Kasson.

Shanty Town     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southeast of Kasson.

Waltham     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the southwest of Kasson.

West Concord     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the northwest of Kasson.

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

Dodge County ...

Kasson is located in Dodge County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Dodge County: Freeborn, Goodhue, Mower, Olmsted, Rice & Steele.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Kasson ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kasson ...

Looking for more information about Kasson? 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 Kasson, 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 Kasson.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Kasson. 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 Kasson. 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 Minnesota

Minnesota Tourism

Parks for Minnesota

Fishing in Minnesota

Hunting in Minnesota

TripAdvisor Link for:

Minnesota Statewide Tourism

Kasson Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Kasson

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Minnesota

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Minnesota

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

Airports Near Kasson ...

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 Kasson.

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

Large Airports

Rochester Intl.  (RST/KRST) <4>   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the Southeast of Kasson.

Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.  (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]
63 miles [101.4 km] miles to the North Northwest of Kasson.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Mason City Muni. (MCW/KMCW)   [Map]
67 miles [107.8 km] miles to the South Southwest of Kasson.

La Crosse Muni. (LSE/KLSE)   [Map]
74 miles [119.1 km] miles to the East of Kasson.

Waterloo Rgnl.  (ALO/KALO)   [Map]
103 miles [165.8 km] miles to the South of Kasson.

General Aviation Airports

Dodge Center Airport (ICAO: KTOB)   [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the West Southwest of Kasson.

Owatonna Degner Rgnl. (ICAO: KOWA)   [Map]
26 miles [41.8 km] miles to the West Northwest of Kasson.

Austin Muni. (ICAO: KAUM)   [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the South Southwest of Kasson.

Faribault Muni. (ICAO: KFBL)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the Northwest of Kasson.

Fillmore Co. Airport (ICAO: KFKA)   [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the Southeast of Kasson.

Albert Lea Muni. (ICAO: KAEL)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the Southwest of Kasson.

Waseca Muni. (ICAO: KACQ)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the West of Kasson.

Red Wing Rgnl.  (ICAO: KRGK)   [Map]
40 miles [64.4 km] miles to the North Northeast of Kasson.

Additional Airport Information

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

Rochester International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: RSTICAO: KRST

Website for Rochester 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)


Minneapolis - Saint Paul International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSPICAO: KMSP

Website for Minneapolis - Saint Paul 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)


Owatonna Degner Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KOWA

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Austin Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KAUM

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Faribault Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KFBL

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Fillmore County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KFKA

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Albert Lea Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KAEL

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Waseca Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KACQ

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Red Wing Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KRGK

Website for Red Wing Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Central Wisconsin Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: CWAICAO: KCWA

Website for Central Wisconsin 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)


Winona Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ONAICAO: KONA

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)


Des Moines International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DSMICAO: KDSM

Website for Des Moines 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)


Dane County Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSNICAO: KMSN

Website for Dane County 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)


General Mitchell International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MKEICAO: KMKE

Website for General Mitchell 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)


Mason City Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MCWICAO: KMCW

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)


La Crosse Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LSEICAO: KLSE

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)


Waterloo Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ALOICAO: KALO

Website for Waterloo 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 Center Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KTOB

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Kasson: www.cityofkasson.com/

The official website for Dodge County: www.co.dodge.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kasson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0323, Longitude: -92.7490     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kasson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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