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The location of Town of West Kewaunee

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Introduction ...

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

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Around West Kewaunee ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Green Bay. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the west of West Kewaunee. Green Bay has a population of 105,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Appleton. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the west of West Kewaunee and has a population of 74,400 people.

For comparison, West Kewaunee has a population of 1,300 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 West Kewaunee and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Allouez   [Map]   13,896   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ashwaubenon   [Map]   17,274   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   15,524   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
De Pere   [Map]   24,893   W   23 miles [37 km]
Grand Chute   [Map]   22,409   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Greenville   [Map]   11,874   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Howard   [Map]   19,410   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Kaukauna   [Map]   15,900   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Manitowoc   [Map]   32,936   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Menasha   [Map]   18,790   W   46 miles [74 km]
Menasha   [Map]   17,856   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Neenah   [Map]   25,914   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Sheboygan   [Map]   48,686   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Suamico   [Map]   ---   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Two Rivers   [Map]   11,261   S   20 miles [32.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Algoma   [Map]   3,098   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Carlton   [Map]   1,015   S   5 miles [8 km]
Casco   [Map]   1,168   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Casco   [Map]   578   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Eaton   [Map]   1,591   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Franklin   [Map]   983   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Humboldt   [Map]   1,348   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kewaunee   [Map]   2,869   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   941   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Luxemburg   [Map]   1,470   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Luxemburg   [Map]   2,557   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Montpelier   [Map]   1,286   W   5 miles [8 km]
Pierce   [Map]   815   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tisch Mills   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Zander   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Kewaunee County ...

West Kewaunee is located in Kewaunee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kewaunee County: Brown, Door & Manitowoc. Green Bay lies to the northwest and Lake Michigan to the east.

Curious and Interesting Names Near West Kewaunee ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Alaska   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast of West Kewaunee   [Map]
Birchwood   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]
Bolt   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Clyde   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Henrysville   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the West   [Map]
Lincoln   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the North   [Map]
Norman   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Poland   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Ryans Corner   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Sugar Bush   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Two Creeks   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Manitowoc Co. Airport(ICAO: KMTW)   [Map]   MTW   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Door County Cherryland Airport(ICAO: KSUE)   [Map]   SUE   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
J. Douglas Bake Meml.   [Map]   OCQ   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Oconto Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Carter Airport   [Map]   92C   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
New Holstein Muni.   [Map]   8D1   SW   43 miles [69.2 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 Kewaunee.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from West Kewaunee. 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   104 miles [167.4 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   S   105 miles [169 km]
Dane County Rgnl. (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   MSN   SW   125 miles [201.2 km]
Gerald R. Ford Intl. (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]   GRR   SE   149 miles [239.8 km]
O'Hare Intl. (ORD/KORD)   [Map]   ORD   S   171 miles [275.2 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   SSW   173 miles [278.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   WSW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Manistee Co. Airport (MBL/KMBL)   [Map]   MBL   E   67 miles [107.8 km]
Delta Co. Airport (ESC/KESC)   [Map]   ESC   NNE   90 miles [144.8 km]
Ford Airport (ICAO: KIMT)   [Map]   IMT   NNW   97 miles [156.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Manitowoc Co. Airport(ICAO: KMTW)   [Map]   MTW   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Door County Cherryland Airport(ICAO: KSUE)   [Map]   SUE   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
J. Douglas Bake Meml.   [Map]   OCQ   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Oconto Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Carter Airport   [Map]   92C   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
New Holstein Muni.   [Map]   8D1   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Menominee Airport(ICAO: KMNM)   [Map]   MNM   N   46 miles [74 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
 
Ford Airport   (ICAO: KIMT)   [Map]
        Website for Ford Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cherry Capital Airport   (TVC/KTVC)   [Map]
        Website for Cherry Capital Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Muskegon Co. Airport   (MKG/KMKG)   [Map]
        Website for Muskegon County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manitowoc Co. Airport   (ICAO: KMTW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Door County Cherryland Airport   (ICAO: KSUE)   [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
 
Menominee Airport   (ICAO: KMNM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sheboygan County Meml.   (SBM/KSBM)   [Map]
        Website for Sheboygan County Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shawano Muni.   (ICAO: KEZS)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Rockford Intl.   (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]
        Website for Rockford 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
 
Delta Co. Airport   (ESC/KESC)   [Map]
        Website for Delta County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Kewaunee County: www.kewauneeco.org/

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 Kewaunee.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from West Kewaunee. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- West Kewaunee) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Kewaunee. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of West Kewaunee

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Kewaunee. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4556, Longitude: -87.5868     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Kewaunee 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 Kewaunee), 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 West Kewaunee.