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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Svensens Landing.

This page contains six sections:

Around Svensens Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Longview. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the east of Svensens Landing. Longview has a population of 37,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Centralia. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of Svensens Landing and has a population of 17,200 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 Svensens Landing and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Astoria (OR)   [Map]   9,862   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Seaside (OR)   [Map]   6,707   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Vernonia (OR)   [Map]   2,240   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Warrenton (OR)   [Map]   5,602   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Aberdeen   [Map]   16,462   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Castle Rock   [Map]   2,234   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Chehalis   [Map]   7,533   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Elma   [Map]   3,092   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hoquiam   [Map]   8,500   N   46 miles [74 km]
Kalama   [Map]   2,687   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Kelso   [Map]   12,130   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Montesano   [Map]   3,963   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Ocean Shores   [Map]   5,927   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Raymond   [Map]   2,920   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Westport   [Map]   2,051   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Brownsmead (OR)   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clifton (OR)   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hammond (OR)   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jeffers Garden (OR)   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Tongue Point Village (OR)   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cathlamet   [Map]   553   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chinook   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Grays River   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Ilwaco   [Map]   945   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Long Beach   [Map]   1,413   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Megler   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Naselle   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Rosburg   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Seaview   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Skamokawa   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Wahkiakum County ...

Svensens Landing is located in Wahkiakum County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wahkiakum County: Clatsop (OR), Columbia (OR), Cowlitz, Lewis & Pacific. The southwestern boundary of the county is on the mouth of the Columbia River.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Svensens Landing ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Astoria Rgnl. (ICAO: KAST)   [Map]   AST   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clatsop Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Seaside Muni.    [Map]   56S   SSW   23 miles [37 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 Svensens Landing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Svensens Landing. 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
Portland Intl. (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]   PDX   SE   73 miles [117.5 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   NE   102 miles [164.2 km]
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   NE   106 miles [170.6 km]
Victoria Intl. (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]   CYYJ   N   161 miles [259.1 km]
Vancouver Intl. (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]   CYVR   N   199 miles [320.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Portland - Hillsboro Airport (HIO/KHIO)   [Map]   HIO   SE   64 miles [103 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Astoria Rgnl. (ICAO: KAST)   [Map]   AST   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clatsop Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Seaside Muni.    [Map]   56S   SSW   23 miles [37 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.

Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland 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
 
Chehalis - Centralia Airport   (ICAO: KCLS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Lewis Co. Airport   (ICAO: KTDO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bowerman Airport   (ICAO: KHQM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Scappoose Industrial Airpark   (ICAO: KSPB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
King County Intl.   (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]
        Website for King County International Airport
        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
 
Vancouver Intl.   (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]
        Website for Vancouver International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland - Hillsboro Airport   (HIO/KHIO)   [Map]
        Website for Portland - Hillsboro Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Astoria Rgnl.   (ICAO: KAST)   [Map]
        Website for Astoria Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelso - Longview Airport   (ICAO: KKLS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Svensens Landing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Svensens Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3198, Longitude: -123.7079     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Svensens Landing 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 Svensens Landing), 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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