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The location of Town of Gingles









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Gingles ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ashland. It lies just northwest of Gingles. Ashland has a population of 7,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ironwood (MI). It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the east of Gingles and has a population of 5,000 people.

For comparison, Gingles has a population of 760 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 Gingles and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bessemer (MI)   [Map]   1,761   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wakefield (MI)   [Map]   1,699   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Amnicon   [Map]   1,168   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hawthorne   [Map]   1,136   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hayward   [Map]   3,517   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Hayward   [Map]   2,302   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hurley   [Map]   1,441   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Iron River   [Map]   1,132   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lake   [Map]   ---   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Lenroot   [Map]   1,278   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Mercer   [Map]   1,372   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Park Falls   [Map]   2,254   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Russell   [Map]   1,291   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sanborn   [Map]   1,272   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Washburn   [Map]   2,048   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Ashland   [Map]   576   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Barksdale   [Map]   728   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bayview   [Map]   490   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Eileen   [Map]   686   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gurney   [Map]   155   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kelly   [Map]   466   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Keystone   [Map]   380   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
La Pointe   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   290   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marengo   [Map]   378   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mason   [Map]   317   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mason   [Map]   91   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Odanah   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Washburn   [Map]   533   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
White River   [Map]   908   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Ashland County ...

Gingles is located in Ashland County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Ashland County: Bayfield, Iron, Price & Sawyer. Lake Superior lies to the north.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Gingles ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
John F. Kennedy Meml. (ASX/KASX)   [Map]   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Madeline Island Airport (FAA ID: 4R5)   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bayfield Co. Airport (FAA ID: Y77)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cable Union Airport (FAA ID: 3CU)   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Glidden Muni.   [Map]   SSE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gogebic - Iron Co. Airport  (IWD/KIWD)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 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 Gingles.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Gingles. 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
Central Wisconsin Airport  (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   SSE   134 miles [215.7 km]
Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.  (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]   SW   162 miles [260.7 km]
Rochester Intl.  (RST/KRST)   [Map]   SSW   199 miles [320.3 km]
Dane County Rgnl.  (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   SSE   246 miles [395.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Gogebic - Iron Co. Airport  (IWD/KIWD)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Duluth Intl.  (DLH/KDLH)   [Map]   WNW   67 miles [107.8 km]
Eagle River Union Airport  (EGV/KEGV)   [Map]   ESE   85 miles [136.8 km]
Rhinelander Airport (RHI/KRHI)   [Map]   SE   90 miles [144.8 km]
Chisholm - Hibbing Airport  (HIB/KHIB)   [Map]   WNW   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
John F. Kennedy Meml. (ASX/KASX)   [Map]   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Madeline Island Airport (FAA ID: 4R5)   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bayfield Co. Airport (FAA ID: Y77)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cable Union Airport (FAA ID: 3CU)   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Glidden Muni.   [Map]   SSE   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.

Central Wisconsin Airport   (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]
  Website for Central Wisconsin Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.   (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]
  Website for Minneapolis - Saint Paul International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Houghton County Meml.   (CMX/KCMX)   [Map]
  Website for Houghton County Memorial Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John F. Kennedy Meml.   (ASX/KASX)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Park Falls Muni.   (ICAO: KPKF)   [Map]
  Website for Park Falls Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sawyer Co. Airport   (ICAO: KHYR)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rochester Intl.   (RST/KRST)   [Map]
  Website for Rochester International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richard B. Helgeson Airport   (ICAO: KTWM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sky Hbr. Airport   (ICAO: KDYT)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dane County Rgnl.   (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]
  Website for Dane County Regional 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
 
Gogebic - Iron Co. Airport   (IWD/KIWD)   [Map]
  Website for Gogebic - Iron County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Duluth Intl.   (DLH/KDLH)   [Map]
  Website for Duluth International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eagle River Union Airport   (EGV/KEGV)   [Map]
  Website for Eagle River Union Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rhinelander Airport   (RHI/KRHI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Chisholm - Hibbing Airport   (HIB/KHIB)   [Map]
  Website for Chisholm - Hibbing Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ashland County: www.co.ashland.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 Gingles.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gingles. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5441, Longitude: -90.8341     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gingles 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 Gingles), 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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