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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to North Hero.

This page contains six sections:

Around North Hero ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montreal (QC). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of North Hero. Montreal (QC) has a population of 1,621,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Longueuil (QC). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the north of North Hero and has a population of 229,000 people.

For comparison, North Hero has a population of 790 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 North Hero and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Brossard (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Chambly (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Chateauguay (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Cote Saint Luc (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Dollard des Ormeaux (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Granby (QC)   [Map]   ---   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Lachine (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Outremont (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Pointe Claire (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Saint Bruno de Montarville (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Saint Constant (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Saint Jean sur Richelieu (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Salaberry de Valleyfield (QC)   [Map]   ---   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Verdun (QC)   [Map]   ---   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Burlington   [Map]   42,239   S   24 miles [38.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Chazy (NY)   [Map]   4,193   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Adams Landing   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Alburg Center   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Alburg   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Alburg   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Alburgh   [Map]   510   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Georgia Plains   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Grand Isle   [Map]   2,057   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Isle La Motte   [Map]   483   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Maquam   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
North Hero   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Saint Albans   [Map]   6,442   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   6,795   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Swanton   [Map]   6,543   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Swanton   [Map]   2,397   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Grand Isle County ...

North Hero is located in Grand Isle County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Grand Isle County: Clinton (NY), Chittenden & Franklin. Lake Champlain lies to the west and the Canadian Province of Quebec to the north.

Curious and Interesting Names Near North Hero ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for North Hero.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around North Hero. 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 North Hero. 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 to see 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 North Hero ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Franklin County State Airport(ICAO: KFSO)   [Map]   FSO   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clinton Co. Airport (PLB/KPLB)   [Map]   PLB   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Plattsburgh Intl. (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]   PBG   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Burlington Intl. (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]   BTV   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
St. Jean Airport(YJN/CYJN)   [Map]   CYJN   N   31 miles [49.9 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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to North Hero.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Burlington Intl. (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]   BTV   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl. (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]   CYUL   NNW   49 miles [78.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Plattsburgh Intl. (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]   PBG   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Adirondack Rgnl. (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]   SLK   SW   55 miles [88.5 km]
Montreal / Mirabel Intl.(YMX/CYMX)   [Map]   CYMX   NNW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Massena Intl. (MSS/KMSS)   [Map]   MSS   W   77 miles [123.9 km]
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl. (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]   RUT   S   91 miles [146.5 km]
Lebanon Muni. (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]   LEB   SSE   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Franklin County State Airport(ICAO: KFSO)   [Map]   FSO   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clinton Co. Airport (PLB/KPLB)   [Map]   PLB   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
St. Jean Airport(YJN/CYJN)   [Map]   CYJN   N   31 miles [49.9 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.   (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]
        Website for Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.   (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]
        Website for Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lebanon Muni.   (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]
        Website for Lebanon Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ogdensburg Intl.   (OGS/KOGS)   [Map]
        Website for Ogdensburg International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Franklin County State Airport   (ICAO: KFSO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clinton Co. Airport   (PLB/KPLB)   [Map]
        Website for Clinton County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Jean Airport   (YJN/CYJN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morrisville Airport   (ICAO: KMVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bromont Airport   (ZBM/CZBM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albany Intl.   (ALB/KALB)   [Map]
        Website for Albany International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montreal / St. Hubert Airport   (YHU/CYHU)   [Map]
        Website for Montreal / Saint Hubert Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newport State Airport   (ICAO: KEFK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manchester Industrial Airpark   (MHT/KMHT)   [Map]
        Website for Manchester-Grenier Industrial Airpark
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Quebec City - Jean Lesage Intl.   (YQB/CYQB)   [Map]
        Website for Quebec City - Jean Lesage International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Syracuse Hancock Intl.   (SYR/KSYR)   [Map]
        Website for Syracuse Hancock International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Plattsburgh Intl.   (ICAO: KPBG)   [Map]
        Website for Plattsburgh International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Adirondack Rgnl.   (SLK/KSLK)   [Map]
        Website for Adirondack Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montreal / Mirabel Intl.   (YMX/CYMX)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Massena Intl.   (MSS/KMSS)   [Map]
        Website for Massena International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Vermont: 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 North Hero.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Hero. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8417, Longitude: -73.2676     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Hero 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>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to North Hero), 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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