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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sheridan ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Seattle. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the east of Sheridan. Seattle has a population of 725,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tacoma. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the southeast of Sheridan and has a population of 213,000 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 and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   80,776   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   144,444   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Burien   [Map]   51,671   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Everett   [Map]   110,079   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Federal Way   [Map]   96,690   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Kent   [Map]   128,458   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Kirkland   [Map]   88,630   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lacey   [Map]   49,748   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Lakewood   [Map]   60,296   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marysville   [Map]   68,864   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Olympia   [Map]   51,609   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Redmond   [Map]   64,291   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Renton   [Map]   101,379   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Sammamish   [Map]   64,548   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Shoreline   [Map]   56,189   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bainbridge Island   [Map]   24,522   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bethel   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bremerton   [Map]   41,041   S   Less than 2 miles
East Port Orchard   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Fort Ward   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Gorst   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Manchester   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Navy Yard City   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Parkwood   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Port Orchard   [Map]   13,997   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Retsil   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Silverdale   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
South Park Village   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Tracyton   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles

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

Kitsap County ...

Sheridan is located in Kitsap County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kitsap County: Island, Jefferson, King, Mason & Pierce. Most of the county is surrounded by Pudget Sound.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sheridan ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

    Washington Tourism
    Parks for Washington

    Fishing in Washington
    Hunting in Washington


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Washington

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Washington

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

Airports Near Sheridan ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bremerton National Airport(PWT/KPWT)   [Map]   PWT   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Vashon Muni.   [Map]   2S1   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   ---   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Renton Muni.(ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]   RNT   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tacoma Narrows Airport(ICAO: KTIW)   [Map]   TIW   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Auburn Muni.    [Map]   S50   SE   26 miles [41.8 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 Sheridan.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sheridan. 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
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   ESE   18 miles [29 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Friday Hbr. Airport (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]   FHR   NNW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Orcas Island Airport (ESD/KORS)   [Map]   ORS   N   78 miles [125.5 km]
Bellingham Intl. (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]   BLI   N   83 miles [133.6 km]
Abbotsford Intl. (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]   CYXX   N   99 miles [159.3 km]
Langley Rgnl. (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]   CYNJ   N   104 miles [167.4 km]
Pitt Meadows Rgnl. (YPK/CYPK)   [Map]   CYPK   N   112 miles [180.2 km]
Nanaimo Airport (YCD/CYCD)   [Map]   CYCD   NNW   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bremerton National Airport(PWT/KPWT)   [Map]   PWT   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Vashon Muni.   [Map]   2S1   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   ---   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Renton Muni.(ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]   RNT   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tacoma Narrows Airport(ICAO: KTIW)   [Map]   TIW   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Auburn Muni.    [Map]   S50   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Whidbey Air Park Airport   [Map]   W10   NNE   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.

King County Intl.   (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]
        Website for King County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.   (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]
        Website for Seattle - Tacoma International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Abbotsford Intl.   (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]
        Website for Abbotsford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Langley Rgnl.   (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]
        Website for Langley Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pitt Meadows Rgnl.   (YPK/CYPK)   [Map]
        Website for Pitt Meadows Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nanaimo Airport   (YCD/CYCD)   [Map]
        Website for Nanaimo Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bremerton National Airport   (PWT/KPWT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Renton Muni.   (ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tacoma Narrows Airport   (ICAO: KTIW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Victoria Intl.   (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]
        Website for Victoria International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sanderson Fld.   (SHN/KSHN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pierce Co. Airport - Thun Fld.   (ICAO: KPLU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Olympia Muni.   (OLM/KOLM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arlington Muni.   (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]
        Website for Arlington Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vancouver Intl.   (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]
        Website for Vancouver International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Snohomish Co. Airport   (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]
        Website for Snohomish County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Friday Hbr. Airport   (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]
        Website for Friday Harbor Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Orcas Island Airport   (ESD/KORS)   [Map]
        Website for Orcas Island Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bellingham Intl.   (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]
        Website for Bellingham International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kitsap County: www.kitsapgov.com/

The official website for State of Washington: www.access.wa.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sheridan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sheridan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sheridan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5915, Longitude: -122.6403     [Map].

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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 Sheridan), 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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