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Phillipstown, New Brunswick

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Phillipstown.

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Around Phillipstown ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Saint John. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the south of Phillipstown. Saint John has a population of 70,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Moncton. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the east of Phillipstown and has a population of 69,100 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Phillipstown and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Burton Parish   [Map]   5,019   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Dieppe   [Map]   18,565   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Douglas Parish   [Map]   5,774   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fredericton   [Map]   50,535   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Grand Bay-Westfield   [Map]   4,981   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hampton   [Map]   4,004   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lincoln Parish   [Map]   5,764   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Moncton Parish   [Map]   8,861   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
New Maryland   [Map]   4,248   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Oromocto   [Map]   8,402   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Quispamsis   [Map]   15,239   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Riverview   [Map]   17,832   E   46 miles [74 km]
Rothesay   [Map]   11,637   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Salisbury Parish   [Map]   3,425   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sussex   [Map]   4,241   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Canaan Forks   [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Codys   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Coles Island   [Map]     SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Cumberland Bay   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Head of Millstream   [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Highfield   [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kierstead Mountain   [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Long Creek   [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Marrtown   [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Pearsonville   [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Picketts Cove   [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
The Range   [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Snider Mountain   [Map]     SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Youngs Cove Road   [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Youngs Cove   [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Phillipstown ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names 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.

Bagdad   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest of Phillipstown   [Map]
Codys   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Forks   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hammtown   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Highfield   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the South   [Map]
Hunters Home   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Long Creek   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Partridge Valley   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Union Settlement   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the West   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Phillipstown.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Phillipstown. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the Province of New Brunswick

    New Brunswick Tourism

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Phillipstown ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Phillipstown.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Sussex Airport(ICAO: CCY3)   [Map]   CCY3   SSE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Havelock Airport   [Map]   CCS5   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Fredericton Intl. (YFC/CYFC)   [Map]   CYFC   W   38 miles [61.2 km]

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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Phillipstown.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Phillipstown. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Robert L. Stanfield Intl. (YHZ/CYHZ)   [Map]   CYHZ   SE   131 miles [210.8 km]
Bangor Intl. (BGR/KBGR)   [Map]   BGR   WSW   168 miles [270.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Fredericton Intl. (YFC/CYFC)   [Map]   CYFC   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
St. John Airport (YSJ/CYSJ)   [Map]   CYSJ   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Greater Moncton Intl. (YQM/CYQM)   [Map]   CYQM   ENE   52 miles [83.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Sussex Airport(ICAO: CCY3)   [Map]   CCY3   SSE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Havelock Airport   [Map]   CCS5   E   21 miles [33.8 km]

Additional Airport Information

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

Robert L. Stanfield Intl.   (YHZ/CYHZ)   [Map]
        Website for Halifax / Robert L. Stanfield International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Bangor Intl.   (BGR/KBGR)   [Map]
        Website for Bangor International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Portland Intl. Jetport Airport   (PWM/KPWM)   [Map]
        Website for Portland International Jetport Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Quebec City - Jean Lesage Intl.   (YQB/CYQB)   [Map]
        Website for Quebec City - Jean Lesage International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Fredericton Intl.   (YFC/CYFC)   [Map]
        Website for Fredericton International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
St. John Airport   (YSJ/CYSJ)   [Map]
        Website for Saint John Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Greater Moncton Intl.   (YQM/CYQM)   [Map]
        Website for Greater Moncton International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Bathurst Airport   (ZBF/CZBF)   [Map]
        Website for Bathurst Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Sussex Airport   (ICAO: CCY3)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Phillipstown were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Phillipstown. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Phillipstown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Phillipstown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9500, Longitude: -65.7500     [Map].

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<3>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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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Phillipstown), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Phillipstown.