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Pickardville, North Dakota

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Pickardville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Bismarck. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the south of Pickardville. Bismarck has a population of 72,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Mandan. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the south of Pickardville and has a population of 21,800 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 from Pickardville and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Burnt Creek-Riverview   [Map]   2,322   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
East Mercer   [Map]   ---   W   46 miles [74 km]
East Oliver   [Map]   ---   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Garrison   [Map]   1,532   W   41 miles [66 km]
Harvey   [Map]   1,743   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hazen   [Map]   2,422   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   3,683   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Mandan   [Map]   2,295   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
North Central McLean   [Map]   609   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
South McLean   [Map]   814   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Underwood   [Map]   771   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Velva   [Map]   1,265   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Washburn   [Map]   1,303   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
West Burleigh   [Map]   ---   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wilton   [Map]   727   SW   23 miles [37 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Butte   [Map]   78   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Central Sheridan   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Denhoff   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
East Burleigh   [Map]   ---   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
East McLean   [Map]   116   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Goodrich   [Map]   97   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kief   [Map]   14   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
McClusky   [Map]   378   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mercer   [Map]   97   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
North Sheridan   [Map]   300   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Phoenix   [Map]   17   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Regan   [Map]   44   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
South Sheridan   [Map]   90   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Turtle Lake   [Map]   585   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Wing   [Map]   155   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]

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

Sheridan County ...

Pickardville is located in Sheridan County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Sheridan County: Burleigh, Kidder, McHenry, McLean, Pierce & Wells.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Pickardville ...

As we travel, we always see a community 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.

Arena   -   30 miles [48.3 km] to the Southeast of Pickardville   [Map]
Harvey   -   36 miles [57.9 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Lincoln Valley   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Martin   -   32 miles [51.5 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Price   -   31 miles [49.9 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Still   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Turtle Lake   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the West   [Map]
Wing   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Pickardville. 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 Pickardville. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the State of North Dakota

    North Dakota Tourism
    Parks for North Dakota

National Park Service (NPS) sites in North Dakota

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in North Dakota

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

Airports Near Pickardville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
McClusky Muni.   [Map]   7G2   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Turtle Lake Muni.   [Map]   91N   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Washburn Muni.   [Map]   5C8   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Underwood Muni.   [Map]   ND44   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drake Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNE   33 miles [53.1 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 Pickardville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Pickardville. 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
Winnipeg Intl. (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]   CYWG   NE   226 miles [363.7 km]
Regina Intl. (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]   CYQR   NW   275 miles [442.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Bismarck Muni. (BIS/KBIS)   [Map]   BIS   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Minot Intl. (MOT/KMOT)   [Map]   MOT   NNW   63 miles [101.4 km]
Devils Lake Rgnl. (DVL/KDVL)   [Map]   DVL   ENE   89 miles [143.2 km]
Jamestown Rgnl. (JMS/KJMS)   [Map]   JMS   ESE   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
McClusky Muni.   [Map]   7G2   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Turtle Lake Muni.   [Map]   91N   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Washburn Muni.   [Map]   5C8   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Underwood Muni.   [Map]   ND44   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drake Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNE   33 miles [53.1 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.

Winnipeg Intl.   (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]
        Website for Winnipeg - James Armstrong Richardson International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
        Website for Regina International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Bismarck Muni.   (BIS/KBIS)   [Map]
        Website for Bismarck Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Minot Intl.   (MOT/KMOT)   [Map]
        Website for Minot International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Devils Lake Rgnl.   (DVL/KDVL)   [Map]
        Website for Devils Lake Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Jamestown Rgnl.   (JMS/KJMS)   [Map]
        Website for Jamestown Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Dickinson Rgnl.   (DIK/KDIK)   [Map]
        Website for Dickinson - Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pickardville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pickardville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4711, Longitude: -100.5796     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pickardville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Pickardville), 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 Pickardville.