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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Westfield ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Madison. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the southeast of Westfield. Madison has a population of 253,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sun Prairie. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the east of Westfield and has a population of 32,800 people.

For comparison, Westfield has a population of 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Baraboo   [Map]   12,173   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cottage Grove   [Map]   6,996   SE   46 miles [74 km]
DeForest   [Map]   9,690   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Fitchburg   [Map]   ---   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Madison   [Map]   6,881   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
McFarland   [Map]   8,320   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Middleton   [Map]   19,109   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Monona   [Map]   8,179   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Mount Horeb   [Map]   7,462   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Oregon   [Map]   10,264   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Portage   [Map]   10,365   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Reedsburg   [Map]   9,537   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tomah   [Map]   9,405   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Verona   [Map]   12,969   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Waunakee   [Map]   13,607   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bear Creek   [Map]   622   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Denzer   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Excelsior   [Map]   1,655   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Franklin   [Map]   682   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Freedom   [Map]   470   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Honey Creek   [Map]   765   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ironton   [Map]   682   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ironton   [Map]   257   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lime Ridge   [Map]   166   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Loganville   [Map]   309   NW   Less than 2 miles
North Freedom   [Map]   706   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Plain   [Map]   778   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Reedsburg   [Map]   1,282   N   5 miles [8 km]
Rock Springs   [Map]   371   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Washington   [Map]   1,031   W   5 miles [8 km]

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

Sauk County ...

Westfield is located in Sauk County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Sauk County: Adams, Columbia, Dane, Iowa, Juneau, Richland & Vernon.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Westfield ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   NNE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wisconsin Dells Airport(ICAO: KDLL)   [Map]   DLL   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sauk - Prairie Airport   [Map]   91C   ESE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Tri-County Rgnl.(ICAO: KLNR)   [Map]   LNR   SSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Richland Airport   [Map]   93C   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Three Castles Airpark   [Map]   4D1   NNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Elroy Muni.   [Map]   60C   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Portage Muni.   [Map]   C47   ENE   28 miles [45.1 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 Westfield.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Westfield. 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
Dane County Rgnl. (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   MSN   ESE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   N   95 miles [152.9 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   SSE   96 miles [154.5 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   ESE   111 miles [178.6 km]
Rochester Intl. (RST/KRST)   [Map]   RST   WNW   128 miles [206 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
La Crosse Muni.(LSE/KLSE)   [Map]   LSE   WNW   69 miles [111 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.(ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   JVL   SE   73 miles [117.5 km]
Dubuque Rgnl. (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]   DBQ   SSW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   NE   94 miles [151.3 km]
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   NE   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   NNE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wisconsin Dells Airport(ICAO: KDLL)   [Map]   DLL   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sauk - Prairie Airport   [Map]   91C   ESE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Tri-County Rgnl.(ICAO: KLNR)   [Map]   LNR   SSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Richland Airport   [Map]   93C   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Three Castles Airpark   [Map]   4D1   NNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Elroy Muni.   [Map]   60C   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Portage Muni.   [Map]   C47   ENE   28 miles [45.1 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.

Dane County Rgnl.   (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]
        Website for Dane County Regional Airport
        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
 
Austin Straubel Intl.   (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wisconsin Dells Airport   (ICAO: KDLL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KLNR)   [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
 
Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
        Website for General Mitchell 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
 
O'Hare Intl.   (ORD/KORD)   [Map]
        Website for O'Hare International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Crosse Muni.   (LSE/KLSE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.   (ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dubuque Rgnl.   (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]
        Website for Dubuque Regional 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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sauk County: www.co.sauk.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 Westfield.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westfield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4200, Longitude: -90.0151     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Westfield 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 Westfield), 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 Westfield.