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Quick, Nebraska

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The location of Quick

Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Quick ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is North Platte. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Quick. North Platte has a population of 23,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is McCook. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the south of Quick and has a population of 7,500 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 Quick and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Atwood (KS)   [Map]   1,194   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Oberlin (KS)   [Map]   1,736   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Arapahoe   [Map]   992   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Beaver City   [Map]   577   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Brady   [Map]   417   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Cambridge   [Map]   1,040   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cozad   [Map]   3,815   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Culbertson   [Map]   577   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Curtis   [Map]   891   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Elwood   [Map]   698   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Eustis   [Map]   375   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Gothenburg   [Map]   3,472   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Indianola   [Map]   552   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Trenton   [Map]   550   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wauneta   [Map]   574   W   38 miles [61.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Bartley   [Map]   269   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Beverly   [Map]   ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Danbury   [Map]   97   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dickens   [Map]   ---   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Farnam   [Map]   166   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Hamlet   [Map]   53   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Hayes Center   [Map]   196   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Maywood   [Map]   250   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Moorefield   [Map]   30   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Orafino   [Map]   ---   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Palisade   [Map]   340   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Red Willow   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Somerset   [Map]   ---   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Stockville   [Map]   24   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wellfleet   [Map]   77   N   22 miles [35.4 km]

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

Frontier County ...

Quick is located in Frontier County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Frontier County: Dawson, Furnas, Gosper, Hayes, Hitchcock, Lincoln & Red Willow.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Quick ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
McCook Rgnl.  (MCK/KMCK)   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Curtis Muni. (FAA ID: 47V)   [Map]   NNE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Trenton Muni. (ICAO: K9V2)   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Cambridge Muni. (FAA ID: CSB)   [Map]   ESE   27 miles [43.5 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 Quick.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Quick. 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
Denver Intl.  (DEN/KDEN)   [Map]   W   216 miles [347.6 km]
City of Colorado Springs Muni.  (COS/KCOS)   [Map]   WSW   243 miles [391.1 km]
Eppley Airfield  (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]   ENE   255 miles [410.4 km]
Wichita Mid-Continent Airport  (ICT/KICT)   [Map]   SE   258 miles [415.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
McCook Rgnl.  (MCK/KMCK)   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Platte Rgnl.  (LBF/KLBF)   [Map]   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Kearney Rgnl. (EAR/KEAR)   [Map]   ENE   88 miles [141.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Curtis Muni. (FAA ID: 47V)   [Map]   NNE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Trenton Muni. (ICAO: K9V2)   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Cambridge Muni. (FAA ID: CSB)   [Map]   ESE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Wallace Muni. (FAA ID: 64V)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Arapahoe Muni. (FAA ID: 37V)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Oberlin Muni. (ICAO: KOIN)   [Map]   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Cozad Muni. (ICAO: KCZD)   [Map]   NE   44 miles [70.8 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.

Denver Intl.   (DEN/KDEN)   [Map]
  Website for Denver International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
City of Colorado Springs Muni.   (COS/KCOS)   [Map]
  Website for City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Oberlin Muni.   (ICAO: KOIN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Cozad Muni.   (ICAO: KCZD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Atwood - Rawlins Co. Airport   (ICAO: KADT)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Jim Kelly Fld.   (ICAO: KLXN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Imperial Muni.   (ICAO: KIML)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Eppley Airfield   (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]
  Website for Eppley Airfield
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Wichita Mid-Continent Airport   (ICT/KICT)   [Map]
  Website for Wichita Mid-Continent Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
McCook Rgnl.   (MCK/KMCK)   [Map]
  Website for McCook Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
North Platte Rgnl.   (LBF/KLBF)   [Map]
  Website for North Platte Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Kearney Rgnl.   (EAR/KEAR)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Trenton Muni.   (ICAO: K9V2)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Frontier County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Frontier 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 Quick.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quick. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4392, Longitude: -100.6477     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Quick 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 Quick), 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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