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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Theon ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Pullman. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the north of Theon. Pullman has a population of 33,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Lewiston (ID). It is located about 17 miles [27 km] to the north of Theon and has a population of 32,800 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 Theon and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Cottonwood (ID)   [Map]   923   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Craigmont (ID)   [Map]   503   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Genesee (ID)   [Map]   968   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grangeville (ID)   [Map]   3,166   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Juliaetta (ID)   [Map]   595   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lapwai (ID)   [Map]   1,142   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Moscow (ID)   [Map]   25,146   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Orofino (ID)   [Map]   3,035   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Troy (ID)   [Map]   896   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Wallowa (OR)   [Map]   818   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Albion   [Map]   608   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Asotin   [Map]   1,295   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clarkston   [Map]   7,396   N   18 miles [29 km]
Dayton   [Map]   2,485   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Pomeroy   [Map]   1,388   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Boles (ID)   [Map]   ---   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Culdesac (ID)   [Map]   382   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Keuterville (ID)   [Map]   ---   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
North Lapwai (ID)   [Map]   ---   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Reubens (ID)   [Map]   65   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Slickpoo (ID)   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Spalding (ID)   [Map]   ---   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Winchester (ID)   [Map]   374   E   23 miles [37 km]
Troy (OR)   [Map]   ---   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Anatone   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Clarkston Heights-Vineland   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Colton   [Map]   467   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Pataha   [Map]   ---   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   343   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
West Clarkston-Highland   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Asotin County ...

Theon is located in Asotin County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Asotin County: Nez Perce (ID), Wallowa (OR), Garfield & Whitman.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Theon ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lewiston Airport (LWS/KLWS)   [Map]   LWS   NNE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Craigmont Muni.   [Map]   S89   ENE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Craigmont Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cottonwood Muni.   [Map]   S84   ESE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lower Granite State Airport   [Map]   00W   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Pullman / Moscow Rgnl. (PUW/KPUW)   [Map]   PUW   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Nez Perce Muni.   [Map]   0S5   E   41 miles [66 km]
Orofino Muni.   [Map]   S68   ENE   45 miles [72.4 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 Theon.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Theon. 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
Spokane Intl. (GEG/KGEG)   [Map]   GEG   N   103 miles [165.8 km]
Boise Air Terminal (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   BOI   SSE   183 miles [294.5 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   WNW   262 miles [421.6 km]
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   WNW   263 miles [423.3 km]
Portland Intl. (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]   PDX   W   267 miles [429.7 km]
Kelowna Intl. (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]   CYLW   NNW   282 miles [453.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lewiston Airport (LWS/KLWS)   [Map]   LWS   NNE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pullman / Moscow Rgnl. (PUW/KPUW)   [Map]   PUW   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Eastern Oregon Rgnl.(PDT/KPDT)   [Map]   PDT   WSW   89 miles [143.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Craigmont Muni.   [Map]   S89   ENE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Craigmont Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cottonwood Muni.   [Map]   S84   ESE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lower Granite State Airport   [Map]   00W   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Nez Perce Muni.   [Map]   0S5   E   41 miles [66 km]
Orofino Muni.   [Map]   S68   ENE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Idaho Co. Airport (ICAO: KS80)   [Map]   S80   ESE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Port of Whitman Air Center   [Map]   S94   NNW   50 miles [80.5 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.

Spokane Intl.   (GEG/KGEG)   [Map]
        Website for Spokane International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Boise Air Terminal   (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]
        Website for Boise Air Terminal
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Coeur d'Alene Airport   (COE/KCOE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Idaho Co. Airport   (ICAO: KS80)   [Map]
        Website for Idaho County 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
 
King County Intl.   (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]
        Website for King County 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
 
Lewiston Airport   (LWS/KLWS)   [Map]
        Website for Lewiston - Nez Perce County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pullman / Moscow Rgnl.   (PUW/KPUW)   [Map]
        Website for Pullman / Moscow Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eastern Oregon Rgnl.   (PDT/KPDT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-Cities Airport   (PSC/KPSC)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-Cities 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 Theon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Asotin County: www.co.asotin.wa.us/

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 Theon.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Theon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1546, Longitude: -117.0960     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Theon 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 Theon), 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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