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The location of Town of Brandon









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Brandon ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Burlington. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the north of Brandon. Burlington has a population of 42,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Queensbury (NY). It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southwest of Brandon and has a population of 27,600 people.

For comparison, Brandon has a population of 3,800 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 Brandon and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Claremont (NH)   [Map]   12,982   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hanover (NH)   [Map]   11,485   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lebanon (NH)   [Map]   13,522   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Glens Falls (NY)   [Map]   14,439   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Kingsbury (NY)   [Map]   12,427   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Moreau (NY)   [Map]   15,580   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Barre   [Map]   8,659   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Essex Junction   [Map]   10,691   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Essex   [Map]   21,519   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hartford   [Map]   9,612   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Middlebury   [Map]   8,598   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rutland   [Map]   15,440   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
South Burlington   [Map]   19,141   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Springfield   [Map]   8,924   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Williston   [Map]   9,637   N   44 miles [70.8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Benson   [Map]   1,022   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Benson   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Castleton   [Map]   4,609   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chittenden   [Map]   1,201   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Goshen   [Map]   160   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hubbardton   [Map]   675   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Leicester   [Map]   1,080   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Leicester   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Orwell   [Map]   1,234   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Orwell   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Pittsford   [Map]   2,828   S   5 miles [8 km]
Proctor   [Map]   1,624   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Salisbury   [Map]   1,118   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sudbury   [Map]   542   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Whiting   [Map]   420   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Rutland County ...

Brandon is located in Rutland County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Rutland County: Washington (NY), Addison, Bennington & Windsor.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Brandon ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Middlebury State Airport (FAA ID: 6B0)   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Middlebury State Airport   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fair Haven Muni. (FAA ID: 1B3)   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ticonderoga Muni. (ICAO: K4B6)   [Map]   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.  (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Warren - Sugarbush Airport (FAA ID: 0B7)   [Map]   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Granville Airport (FAA ID: 01NK)   [Map]   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Basin Hbr. Airport (FAA ID: B06)   [Map]   NNW   30 miles [48.3 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 Brandon.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Brandon. 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]   N   46 miles [74 km]
Albany Intl.  (ALB/KALB)   [Map]   SSW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Manchester Industrial Airpark  (MHT/KMHT)   [Map]   SE   102 miles [164.2 km]
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.  (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]   NNW   119 miles [191.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.  (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lebanon Muni.  (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]   ESE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Plattsburgh Intl.  (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]   NNW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Adirondack Rgnl.  (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]   NW   68 miles [109.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Middlebury State Airport (FAA ID: 6B0)   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Middlebury State Airport   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fair Haven Muni. (FAA ID: 1B3)   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ticonderoga Muni. (ICAO: K4B6)   [Map]   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Warren - Sugarbush Airport (FAA ID: 0B7)   [Map]   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Granville Airport (FAA ID: 01NK)   [Map]   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Basin Hbr. Airport (FAA ID: B06)   [Map]   NNW   30 miles [48.3 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
 
Albany Intl.   (ALB/KALB)   [Map]
  Website for Albany International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Orange Muni.   (ICAO: KORE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Westover Air Reserve Base   (CEF/KCEF)   [Map]
  Website for Westover Air Reserve Base / Metropolitan 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
 
Ticonderoga Muni.   (ICAO: K4B6)   [Map]
  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
 
Edward F. Knapp State Airport   (ICAO: KMPV)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Floyd Bennett Meml.   (ICAO: KGFL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartness State Airport   (ICAO: KVSF)   [Map]
  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
 
Logan Intl.   (BOS/KBOS)   [Map]
  Website for Logan International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Syracuse Hancock Intl.   (SYR/KSYR)   [Map]
  Website for Syracuse Hancock 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
 
Lebanon Muni.   (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]
  Website for Lebanon Municipal 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
 
Adirondack Rgnl.   (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]
  Website for Adirondack Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Vermont

About Rutland County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Brandon: www.town.brandon.vt.us/

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 Brandon.

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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 from Point A (ie- Brandon) 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 Brandon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Brandon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brandon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7981, Longitude: -73.0876     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brandon 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 Brandon), 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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