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The location of Berlin









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Berlin ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Appleton. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the northeast of Berlin. Appleton has a population of 74,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Oshkosh. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the east of Berlin and has a population of 66,700 people.

For comparison, Berlin has a population of 5,400 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 Berlin and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Beaver Dam   [Map]   16,369   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Fond du Lac   [Map]   42,809   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grand Chute   [Map]   22,620   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Greenville   [Map]   12,091   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Harrison   [Map]   ---   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Kaukauna   [Map]   16,086   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Little Chute   [Map]   11,403   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Menasha   [Map]   8,211   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Menasha   [Map]   17,748   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Neenah   [Map]   25,951   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Plover   [Map]   12,772   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Portage   [Map]   10,473   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Ripon   [Map]   7,810   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Stevens Point   [Map]   26,293   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Waupun   [Map]   11,269   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Aurora   [Map]   988   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Berlin   [Map]   1,117   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Brooklyn   [Map]   1,848   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Green Lake   [Map]   926   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Leon   [Map]   1,444   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lohrville   [Map]   392   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Nepeuskun   [Map]   729   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Omro   [Map]   3,582   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Poysippi   [Map]   928   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Redgranite   [Map]   2,138   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ripon   [Map]   1,383   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Rushford   [Map]   1,592   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Saint Marie   [Map]   349   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Seneca   [Map]   406   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Warren   [Map]   657   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Green Lake County ...

Berlin is primarily located in Green Lake County. A portion of Berlin extends into Waushara County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Green Lake County: Columbia, Dodge, Fond du Lac, Waushara & Winnebago.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Berlin ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Wisconsin Tourism
    Parks for Wisconsin

    Fishing in Wisconsin
    Hunting in Wisconsin


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Wisconsin

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Wisconsin

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

Airports Near Berlin ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Wautoma Muni. (ICAO: KY50)   [Map]   WNW   18 miles [29 km]
Wittman Rgnl.  (OSH/KOSH)   [Map]   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brennand Airport (FAA ID: 79C)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Waupaca Muni. (ICAO: KPCZ)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fond du Lac Co. Airport (ICAO: KFLD)   [Map]   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl.  (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Coloma Muni. (FAA ID: 9WN9)   [Map]   WNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Central Co. Airport (FAA ID: 68C)   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 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 Berlin.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Berlin. 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
Dane County Rgnl.  (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   SSW   60 miles [96.6 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport  (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   NNW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl.  (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   SE   88 miles [141.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Outagamie County Rgnl.  (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Austin Straubel Intl. (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   NE   54 miles [86.9 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl. (ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   S   93 miles [149.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Wautoma Muni. (ICAO: KY50)   [Map]   WNW   18 miles [29 km]
Wittman Rgnl.  (OSH/KOSH)   [Map]   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brennand Airport (FAA ID: 79C)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Waupaca Muni. (ICAO: KPCZ)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fond du Lac Co. Airport (ICAO: KFLD)   [Map]   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Coloma Muni. (FAA ID: 9WN9)   [Map]   WNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Central Co. Airport (FAA ID: 68C)   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Portage Muni. (FAA ID: C47)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 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.

Dane County Rgnl.   (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]
  Website for Dane County Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Central Wisconsin Airport   (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]
  Website for Central Wisconsin Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rhinelander Airport   (RHI/KRHI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wautoma Muni.   (ICAO: KY50)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wittman Rgnl.   (OSH/KOSH)   [Map]
  Website for Wittman Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Waupaca Muni.   (ICAO: KPCZ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fond du Lac Co. Airport   (ICAO: KFLD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dodge Co. Airport   (ICAO: KUNU)   [Map]
  Website for Dodge County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
  Website for General Mitchell International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Stevens Pt. Muni.   (ICAO: KSTE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rockford Intl.   (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]
  Website for Rockford International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
O'Hare Intl.   (ORD/KORD)   [Map]
  Website for O'Hare International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Midway Intl.   (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]
  Website for Midway International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Outagamie County Rgnl.   (ATW/KATW)   [Map]
  Website for Outagamie County Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Austin Straubel Intl.   (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.   (ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Crosse Muni.   (LSE/KLSE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Green Lake County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Berlin: www.1berlin.com/

The official website for Green Lake County: www.co.green-lake.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Berlin) 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 Berlin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Berlin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berlin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9680, Longitude: -88.9515     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Berlin 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 Berlin), 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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