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Pishelville, Nebraska

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The location of Pishelville

Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Pishelville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Yankton (SD). It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the east of where Pishelville would have been located. Yankton (SD) has a population of 14,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is O'Neill. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the southwest of Pishelville and has a population of 3,600 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 Pishelville and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Atkinson   [Map]   1,251   W   41 miles [66 km]
Bloomfield   [Map]   955   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Creighton   [Map]   1,102   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Hartington   [Map]   1,490   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Neligh   [Map]   1,516   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Pierce   [Map]   1,729   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Plainview   [Map]   1,196   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fort Randall (SD)   [Map]   ---   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Parkston (SD)   [Map]   1,497   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Southeast Bon Homme (SD)   [Map]   ---   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Southeast Yankton (SD)   [Map]   966   E   46 miles [74 km]
Springfield (SD)   [Map]   1,942   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Tyndall (SD)   [Map]   1,044   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Wagner (SD)   [Map]   1,587   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
West Yankton (SD)   [Map]   3,574   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Bristow   [Map]   61   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Center   [Map]   89   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dukeville   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lynch   [Map]   230   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Monowi   [Map]   1   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Niobrara   [Map]   346   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Redbird   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Santee   [Map]   341   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Star   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Verdel   [Map]   31   N   5 miles [8 km]
Verdigre   [Map]   542   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Walnut   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Winnetoon   [Map]   66   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Avon (SD)   [Map]   596   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Southwest Bon Homme (SD)   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Knox County ...

Pishelville would have been located within present day Knox County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Knox County: Antelope, Boyd, Cedar, Holt, Pierce, Bon Homme (SD), Charles Mix (SD) & Yankton (SD).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Pishelville ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Pishelville. 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 Pishelville. 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 Nebraska

    Nebraska Tourism
    Parks for Nebraska

    Fishing in Nebraska
    Hunting in Nebraska

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Nebraska

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Nebraska

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

Airports Near Pishelville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Springfield Muni. (FAA ID: Y03)   [Map]   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wagner Muni. (FAA ID: AGZ)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
Creighton Muni. (FAA ID: 6K3)   [Map]   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bloomfield Muni. (FAA ID: 84Y)   [Map]   ESE   29 miles [46.7 km]
The O'Neill Muni. (ICAO: KONL)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lake Andes Muni. (FAA ID: 8D8)   [Map]   NNW   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Pishelville.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Eppley Airfield  (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]   SE   154 miles [247.8 km]
Des Moines Intl.  (DSM/KDSM)   [Map]   ESE   247 miles [397.5 km]
Kansas City Intl.  (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]   SE   298 miles [479.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Joe Foss Fld.  (FSD/KFSD)   [Map]   NE   94 miles [151.3 km]
Sioux Gateway Airport  (SUX/KSUX)   [Map]   ESE   95 miles [152.9 km]
Huron Rgnl. (HON/KHON)   [Map]   N   114 miles [183.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Springfield Muni. (FAA ID: Y03)   [Map]   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wagner Muni. (FAA ID: AGZ)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
Creighton Muni. (FAA ID: 6K3)   [Map]   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bloomfield Muni. (FAA ID: 84Y)   [Map]   ESE   29 miles [46.7 km]
The O'Neill Muni. (ICAO: KONL)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lake Andes Muni. (FAA ID: 8D8)   [Map]   NNW   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.

Eppley Airfield   (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]
  Website for Eppley Airfield
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Des Moines Intl.   (DSM/KDSM)   [Map]
  Website for Des Moines International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Antelope Co. Airport   (ICAO: K4V9)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Chan Gurney Muni.   (YKN/KYKN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Kansas City Intl.   (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]
  Website for Kansas City International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Joe Foss Fld.   (FSD/KFSD)   [Map]
  Website for Joe Foss Field
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Sioux Gateway Airport   (SUX/KSUX)   [Map]
  Website for Sioux Gateway Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Huron Rgnl.   (HON/KHON)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
The O'Neill Muni.   (ICAO: KONL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Nebraska

About Knox County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Knox County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

Footnotes ...

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

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pishelville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pishelville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pishelville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7278, Longitude: -98.2148     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pishelville 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Pishelville), 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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