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The location of Town of Berkshire









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Berkshire ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Saint Jean sur Richelieu (QC). It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the northwest of Berkshire. Saint Jean sur Richelieu (QC) has a population of 87,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Brossard (QC). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northwest of Berkshire and has a population of 71,200 people.

For comparison, Berkshire has a population of 1,700 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Plattsburgh (NY)   [Map]   19,696   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Beloeil (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Chambly (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Granby (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greenfield Park (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
La Prairie (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Magog (QC)   [Map]   ---   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Saint Bruno de Montarville (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Saint Constant (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Saint Hyacinthe (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   46 miles [74 km]
Saint Lambert (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Saint Luc (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Burlington   [Map]   42,239   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Essex   [Map]   21,519   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
South Burlington   [Map]   19,141   SW   41 miles [66 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Abbott's Corner (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Abercorn (QC)   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Frelighsburg (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Glen Sutton (QC)   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Joy Hill (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Pigeon Hill (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Berkshire   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles
Enosburg Falls   [Map]   1,295   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Enosburg   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Franklin   [Map]   1,413   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Montgomery   [Map]   1,200   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Richford   [Map]   2,301   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Richford   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Sheldon   [Map]   2,232   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
West Enosburg   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Franklin County ...

Berkshire is located in Franklin County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Franklin County: Chittenden, Grand Isle, Lamoille & Orleans. The Canadian Province of Quebec lies to the north.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Berkshire ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Vermont Tourism
    Parks for Vermont

    Fishing in Vermont
    Hunting in Vermont


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Vermont

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Vermont

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

Airports Near Berkshire ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Franklin County State Airport (ICAO: KFSO)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bromont Airport (ZBM/CZBM)   [Map]   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Newport State Airport (ICAO: KEFK)   [Map]   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Morrisville Airport (ICAO: KMVL)   [Map]   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
St. Jean Airport (YJN/CYJN)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Burlington Intl.  (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]   SSW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Plattsburgh Intl.  (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]   WSW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Clinton Co. Airport  (PLB/KPLB)   [Map]   WSW   41 miles [66 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 Berkshire.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Berkshire. 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
Burlington Intl.  (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]   SSW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.  (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]   NW   58 miles [93.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Plattsburgh Intl.  (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]   WSW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Montreal / Mirabel Intl. (YMX/CYMX)   [Map]   NW   77 miles [123.9 km]
Adirondack Rgnl.  (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]   WSW   81 miles [130.4 km]
Lebanon Muni.  (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]   SSE   95 miles [152.9 km]
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.  (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]   S   99 miles [159.3 km]
Massena Intl.  (MSS/KMSS)   [Map]   W   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Franklin County State Airport (ICAO: KFSO)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bromont Airport (ZBM/CZBM)   [Map]   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Newport State Airport (ICAO: KEFK)   [Map]   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Morrisville Airport (ICAO: KMVL)   [Map]   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
St. Jean Airport (YJN/CYJN)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Clinton Co. Airport  (PLB/KPLB)   [Map]   WSW   41 miles [66 km]
Valcourt Airport (FAA ID: CSQ3)   [Map]   NNE   41 miles [66 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.

Burlington Intl.   (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]
  Website for Burlington International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.   (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]
  Website for Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.   (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]
  Website for Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Massena Intl.   (MSS/KMSS)   [Map]
  Website for Massena International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Franklin County State Airport   (ICAO: KFSO)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bromont Airport   (ZBM/CZBM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newport State Airport   (ICAO: KEFK)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morrisville Airport   (ICAO: KMVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Jean Airport   (YJN/CYJN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clinton Co. Airport   (PLB/KPLB)   [Map]
  Website for Clinton County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Quebec City - Jean Lesage Intl.   (YQB/CYQB)   [Map]
  Website for Quebec City - Jean Lesage International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Caledonia Co. Airport   (LLX/KCDA)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montreal / St. Hubert Airport   (YHU/CYHU)   [Map]
  Website for Montreal / Saint Hubert Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manchester Industrial Airpark   (MHT/KMHT)   [Map]
  Website for Manchester-Grenier Industrial Airpark
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albany Intl.   (ALB/KALB)   [Map]
  Website for Albany International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Logan Intl.   (BOS/KBOS)   [Map]
  Website for Logan International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Plattsburgh Intl.   (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]
  Website for Plattsburgh International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montreal / Mirabel Intl.   (YMX/CYMX)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Adirondack Rgnl.   (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]
  Website for Adirondack Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lebanon Muni.   (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]
  Website for Lebanon Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Vermont: https://www.vermont.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Berkshire) 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 Berkshire. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Berkshire

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berkshire. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9678, Longitude: -72.7682     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Berkshire 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 Berkshire), 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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