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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Webster ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is North Branch (MN). It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the southwest of Webster. North Branch (MN) has a population of 10,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Cambridge (MN). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the southwest of Webster and has a population of 8,700 people.

For comparison, Webster has a population of 630 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 Webster and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Chisago City (MN)   [Map]   5,062   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Isanti (MN)   [Map]   5,594   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lindstrom (MN)   [Map]   4,457   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Mora (MN)   [Map]   3,453   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Pine City (MN)   [Map]   3,065   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Rush City (MN)   [Map]   3,132   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Scandia (MN)   [Map]   4,086   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Wyoming (MN)   [Map]   7,856   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Amery   [Map]   2,839   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Barron   [Map]   3,311   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Hayward   [Map]   3,498   E   46 miles [74 km]
Osceola   [Map]   2,857   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rice Lake   [Map]   3,065   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Rice Lake   [Map]   8,404   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Star Prairie   [Map]   3,560   S   50 miles [80.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Clam Falls   [Map]   590   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Daniels   [Map]   642   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hertel   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jackson   [Map]   771   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
La Follette   [Map]   532   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   303   W   5 miles [8 km]
Meenon   [Map]   1,147   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Oakland   [Map]   822   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Rusk   [Map]   408   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sand Lake   [Map]   529   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Siren   [Map]   930   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Siren   [Map]   778   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Swiss   [Map]   789   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Union   [Map]   338   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
West Marshland   [Map]   362   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Burnett County ...

Webster is located in Burnett County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Burnett County: Chisago (MN), Pine (MN), Barron, Douglas, Polk & Washburn.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Webster ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Burnett Co. Airport(ICAO: KRZN)   [Map]   RZN   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Grantsburg Muni. (ICAO: KGTG)   [Map]   GTG   WSW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Shell Lake Muni.   [Map]   SSQ   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Pine City Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Sandstone Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Rush City Rgnl.(ICAO: KROS)   [Map]   ROS   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cumberland Muni.   [Map]   UBE   SE   31 miles [49.9 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 Webster.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Webster. 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
Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]   MSP   SSW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Rochester Intl. (RST/KRST)   [Map]   RST   S   136 miles [218.9 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   ESE   151 miles [243 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Duluth Intl. (DLH/KDLH)   [Map]   DLH   N   67 miles [107.8 km]
Brainerd Lakes Rgnl. (BRD/KBRD)   [Map]   BRD   WNW   92 miles [148.1 km]
Chisholm - Hibbing Airport (HIB/KHIB)   [Map]   HIB   NNW   106 miles [170.6 km]
Grand Rapids Airport(GPZ/KGPZ)   [Map]   GPZ   NNW   106 miles [170.6 km]
Gogebic - Iron Co. Airport (IWD/KIWD)   [Map]   IWD   ENE   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Burnett Co. Airport(ICAO: KRZN)   [Map]   RZN   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Grantsburg Muni. (ICAO: KGTG)   [Map]   GTG   WSW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Shell Lake Muni.   [Map]   SSQ   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Pine City Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Sandstone Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Rush City Rgnl.(ICAO: KROS)   [Map]   ROS   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cumberland Muni.   [Map]   UBE   SE   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.

Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.   (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]
        Website for Minneapolis - Saint Paul International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rochester Intl.   (RST/KRST)   [Map]
        Website for Rochester International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Burnett Co. Airport   (ICAO: KRZN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grantsburg Muni.   (ICAO: KGTG)   [Map]
        Website for Grantsburg Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rush City Rgnl.   (ICAO: KROS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Central Wisconsin Airport   (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]
        Website for Central Wisconsin Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rice Lake Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRPD)   [Map]
        Website for Rice Lake Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Moose Lake Carlton Co. Airport   (ICAO: KMZH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mora Muni.   (ICAO: KJMR)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sawyer Co. Airport   (ICAO: KHYR)   [Map]
        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
 
Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
        Website for General Mitchell International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Duluth Intl.   (DLH/KDLH)   [Map]
        Website for Duluth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brainerd Lakes Rgnl.   (BRD/KBRD)   [Map]
        Website for Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Chisholm - Hibbing Airport   (HIB/KHIB)   [Map]
        Website for Chisholm - Hibbing Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grand Rapids Airport   (GPZ/KGPZ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gogebic - Iron Co. Airport   (IWD/KIWD)   [Map]
        Website for Gogebic - Iron County 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 Webster. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Burnett County: www.burnettcounty.com/gov/

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 Webster.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Webster. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8786, Longitude: -92.3621     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Webster 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 Webster), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Webster.