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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to West De Pere.

This page contains six sections:

Around West De Pere ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Green Bay. It lies just northeast of West De Pere. Green Bay has a population of 105,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Appleton. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the southwest of West De Pere and has a population of 74,700 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 West De Pere and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Allouez   [Map]   13,886   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ashwaubenon   [Map]   17,271   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   15,687   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
De Pere   [Map]   25,034   E   Less than 2 miles
Fond du Lac   [Map]   42,809   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Grand Chute   [Map]   22,620   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Greenville   [Map]   12,091   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Howard   [Map]   19,634   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kaukauna   [Map]   16,086   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Little Chute   [Map]   11,403   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Manitowoc   [Map]   32,697   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Menasha   [Map]   17,748   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Neenah   [Map]   25,951   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Oshkosh   [Map]   66,665   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Suamico   [Map]   12,816   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Askeaton   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bellevue Town   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Freedom   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Glenmore   [Map]   1,154   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hobart   [Map]   8,896   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Holland   [Map]   1,586   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kaukauna   [Map]   1,310   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lawrence   [Map]   5,179   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ledgeview   [Map]   7,884   E   5 miles [8 km]
Morrison   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Oneida   [Map]   4,738   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Oneida   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rockland   [Map]   1,867   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Wrightstown   [Map]   2,336   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Wrightstown   [Map]   3,406   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]

For more communities neighboring West De Pere, please visit our County-by-County Page for West De Pere.

Brown County ...

West De Pere is located in Brown County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Brown County: Calumet, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Oconto, Outagamie & Shawano. Green Bay and Lake Michigan lies to the northeast.

Curious and Interesting Names Near West De Pere ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for West De Pere.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for West De Pere.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around West De Pere. 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 West De Pere. 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 West De Pere ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to West De Pere.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Carter Airport   [Map]   92C   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Manitowoc Co. Airport(ICAO: KMTW)   [Map]   MTW   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
J. Douglas Bake Meml.   [Map]   OCQ   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Oconto Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brennand Airport   [Map]   79C   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Shawano Muni.(ICAO: KEZS)   [Map]   EZS   NW   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 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 West De Pere.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from West De Pere. 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   81 miles [130.4 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   S   103 miles [165.8 km]
Dane County Rgnl. (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   MSN   SW   109 miles [175.4 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   SSW   163 miles [262.3 km]
Gerald R. Ford Intl. (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]   GRR   SE   167 miles [268.8 km]
O'Hare Intl. (ORD/KORD)   [Map]   ORD   S   170 miles [273.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Carter Airport   [Map]   92C   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Manitowoc Co. Airport(ICAO: KMTW)   [Map]   MTW   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
J. Douglas Bake Meml.   [Map]   OCQ   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Oconto Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brennand Airport   [Map]   79C   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Shawano Muni.(ICAO: KEZS)   [Map]   EZS   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
New Holstein Muni.   [Map]   8D1   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Clintonville Muni. (ICAO: KCLI)   [Map]   CLI   WNW   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
 
Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
        Website for General Mitchell International 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
 
Rhinelander Airport   (RHI/KRHI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manitowoc Co. Airport   (ICAO: KMTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shawano Muni.   (ICAO: KEZS)   [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
 
Clintonville Muni.   (ICAO: KCLI)   [Map]
        Website for Clintonville Municipal 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
 
Door County Cherryland Airport   (ICAO: KSUE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Waupaca Muni.   (ICAO: KPCZ)   [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
 
Menominee Airport   (ICAO: KMNM)   [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
 
Gerald R. Ford Intl.   (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]
        Website for Gerald R. Ford 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
 
Austin Straubel Intl.   (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]
        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
 
Manistee Co. Airport   (MBL/KMBL)   [Map]
        Website for Manistee County - Blacker 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Brown County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brown County: www.co.brown.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 West De Pere.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West De Pere. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4455, Longitude: -88.0754     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West De Pere 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 West De Pere), 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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