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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Grand Chute.

This page contains six sections:

Around Grand Chute ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Green Bay. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the northeast of Grand Chute. Green Bay has a population of 105,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Appleton. It lies immediately southeast of Grand Chute and has a population of 74,700 people.

For comparison, Grand Chute has a population of 22,600 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 starting from Grand Chute and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Allouez   [Map]   13,886   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Ashwaubenon   [Map]   17,271   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   15,687   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
De Pere   [Map]   25,034   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Fond du Lac   [Map]   42,809   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Greenville   [Map]   12,091   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Howard   [Map]   19,634   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kaukauna   [Map]   16,086   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Little Chute   [Map]   11,403   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Manitowoc   [Map]   32,697   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Menasha   [Map]   17,748   S   5 miles [8 km]
Neenah   [Map]   25,951   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Oshkosh   [Map]   66,665   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Suamico   [Map]   12,816   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Waupun   [Map]   11,269   S   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Adella Beach   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Buchanan   [Map]   7,149   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Center   [Map]   3,625   N   5 miles [8 km]
Clayton   [Map]   4,160   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Combined Locks   [Map]   3,588   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ellington   [Map]   3,005   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Freedom   [Map]   6,183   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Freedom   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Greenville   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Harrison   [Map]   2,237   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hortonville   [Map]   2,767   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kimberly   [Map]   6,790   E   5 miles [8 km]
Menasha   [Map]   8,211   S   5 miles [8 km]
Neenah   [Map]   3,362   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Vandenbroek   [Map]   1,557   E   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Outagamie County ...

Grand Chute is located in Outagamie County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Outagamie County: Brown, Calumet, Shawano, Waupaca & Winnebago.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Grand Chute ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   WSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brennand Airport   [Map]   79C   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Wittman Rgnl. (OSH/KOSH)   [Map]   OSH   SSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Carter Airport   [Map]   92C   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Clintonville Muni. (ICAO: KCLI)   [Map]   CLI   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Waupaca Muni.(ICAO: KPCZ)   [Map]   PCZ   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
New Holstein Muni.   [Map]   8D1   SSE   29 miles [46.7 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 Grand Chute.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Grand Chute. 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
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   WNW   69 miles [111 km]
Dane County Rgnl. (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   MSN   SSW   91 miles [146.5 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   SSE   96 miles [154.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   WSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Brennand Airport   [Map]   79C   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wittman Rgnl. (OSH/KOSH)   [Map]   OSH   SSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Carter Airport   [Map]   92C   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Clintonville Muni. (ICAO: KCLI)   [Map]   CLI   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Waupaca Muni.(ICAO: KPCZ)   [Map]   PCZ   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
New Holstein Muni.   [Map]   8D1   SSE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Central Co. Airport   [Map]   68C   WNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Shawano Muni.(ICAO: KEZS)   [Map]   EZS   N   34 miles [54.7 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dane County Rgnl.   (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]
        Website for Dane County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ford Airport   (ICAO: KIMT)   [Map]
        Website for Ford Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manistee Co. Airport   (MBL/KMBL)   [Map]
        Website for Manistee County - Blacker Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Delta Co. Airport   (ESC/KESC)   [Map]
        Website for Delta County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Eagle River Union Airport   (EGV/KEGV)   [Map]
        Website for Eagle River Union Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wittman Rgnl.   (OSH/KOSH)   [Map]
        Website for Wittman Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clintonville Muni.   (ICAO: KCLI)   [Map]
        Website for Clintonville Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
        Website for General Mitchell International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Waupaca Muni.   (ICAO: KPCZ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shawano Muni.   (ICAO: KEZS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fond du Lac Co. Airport   (ICAO: KFLD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manitowoc Co. Airport   (ICAO: KMTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wautoma Muni.   (ICAO: KY50)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rockford Intl.   (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]
        Website for Rockford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
O'Hare Intl.   (ORD/KORD)   [Map]
        Website for O'Hare International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gerald R. Ford Intl.   (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]
        Website for Gerald R. Ford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Midway Intl.   (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]
        Website for Midway International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Outagamie County Rgnl.   (ATW/KATW)   [Map]
        Website for Outagamie County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Austin Straubel Intl.   (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rhinelander Airport   (RHI/KRHI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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About Outagamie County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Grand Chute: www.grandchute.net/

The official website for Outagamie County: www.co.outagamie.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: 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 Grand Chute.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grand Chute. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2950, Longitude: -88.4368     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grand Chute 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 Grand Chute), 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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