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Watchman Residential Area, Utah

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The location of Watchman Residential Area

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Watchman Residential Area.

This page contains six sections:

Around Watchman Residential Area ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Saint George. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the west of Watchman Residential Area. Saint George has a population of 84,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Cedar City. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the north of Watchman Residential Area and has a population of 31,800 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 starting from Watchman Residential Area and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Colorado City (AZ)   [Map]   4,837   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fredonia (AZ)   [Map]   1,304   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Apple Valley   [Map]   773   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Enoch   [Map]   6,756   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   1,837   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hildale   [Map]   2,926   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   17,135   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ivins   [Map]   8,726   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Kanab   [Map]   4,687   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
La Verkin   [Map]   4,345   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Leeds   [Map]   862   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Parowan   [Map]   3,038   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Santa Clara   [Map]   7,418   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Toquerville   [Map]   1,615   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Washington   [Map]   26,405   W   29 miles [46.7 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Cane Beds (AZ)   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Kaibab (AZ)   [Map]   ---   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Moccasin (AZ)   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Anderson Junction   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Big Plain Junction   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Browse   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Glendale   [Map]   387   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kanarraville   [Map]   397   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Mount Carmel Junction   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mount Carmel   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Orderville   [Map]   589   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Rockville   [Map]   272   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Springdale   [Map]   592   SW   Less than 2 miles
Virgin   [Map]   633   W   11 miles [17.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Watchman Residential Area, please visit our County-by-County Page for Watchman Residential Area.

Washington County ...

Watchman Residential Area is located in Washington County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Washington County: Mohave (AZ), Lincoln (NV), Iron & Kane.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Watchman Residential Area ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Watchman Residential Area.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Watchman Residential Area. 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 Watchman Residential Area. 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 Utah

    Utah Tourism
    Parks for Utah

    Fishing in Utah
    Hunting in Utah

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Utah

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Utah

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

Airports Near Watchman Residential Area ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Watchman Residential Area.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Colorado City Muni. (ICAO: KAZC)   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gen. Dick Stout Fld. (FAA ID: 1L8)   [Map]   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Kanab Muni. (FAA ID: KNB)   [Map]   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. George Muni.  (SGU/KSGU)   [Map]   WSW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cedar City Rgnl.  (CDC/KCDC)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 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 Watchman Residential Area.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Watchman Residential Area. 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
McCarran Intl.  (LAS/KLAS)   [Map]   WSW   143 miles [230.1 km]
Salt Lake City Intl.  (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   N   253 miles [407.2 km]
Phoenix Sky Hbr. Intl.  (PHX/KPHX)   [Map]   SSE   265 miles [426.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
St. George Muni.  (SGU/KSGU)   [Map]   WSW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cedar City Rgnl.  (CDC/KCDC)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Colorado City Muni. (ICAO: KAZC)   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gen. Dick Stout Fld. (FAA ID: 1L8)   [Map]   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Kanab Muni. (FAA ID: KNB)   [Map]   ESE   28 miles [45.1 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.

McCarran Intl.   (LAS/KLAS)   [Map]
  Website for McCarran International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Salt Lake City Intl.   (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]
  Website for Salt Lake City International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Bryce Canyon Airport   (ICAO: KBCE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Phoenix Sky Hbr. Intl.   (PHX/KPHX)   [Map]
  Website for Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
St. George Muni.   (SGU/KSGU)   [Map]
  Website for Saint George Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Cedar City Rgnl.   (CDC/KCDC)   [Map]
  Website for Cedar City Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Page Muni.   (PGA/KPGA)   [Map]
  Website for Page Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Grand Canyon Park Airport   (GCN/KGCN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Colorado City Muni.   (ICAO: KAZC)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Watchman Residential Area. 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 Watchman Residential Area.

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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- Watchman Residential Area) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Watchman Residential Area. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2033, Longitude: -112.9799     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Watchman Residential Area 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 Watchman Residential Area), 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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