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The location of Town of Weston

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Weston ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wausau. It lies just northwest of Weston. Wausau has a population of 38,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Stevens Point. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the south of Weston and has a population of 26,300 people.

For comparison, Weston 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 Weston and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Antigo   [Map]   7,780   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Grand Rapids   [Map]   7,417   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Hull   [Map]   5,435   S   23 miles [37 km]
Kronenwetter   [Map]   7,736   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Marshfield   [Map]   18,405   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Menominee   [Map]   4,615   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Merrill   [Map]   9,161   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Plover   [Map]   12,772   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Rib Mountain   [Map]   6,887   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rothschild   [Map]   5,325   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Saratoga   [Map]   4,966   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Shawano   [Map]   8,980   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Waupaca   [Map]   5,886   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Weston   [Map]   15,167   S   Less than 2 miles
Wisconsin Rapids   [Map]   17,806   S   37 miles [59.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bevent   [Map]   1,109   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Brokaw   [Map]   248   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Easton   [Map]   1,135   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Guenther   [Map]   363   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hatley   [Map]   595   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Knowlton   [Map]   2,035   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marathon   [Map]   1,113   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mosinee   [Map]   2,190   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mosinee   [Map]   4,002   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Reid   [Map]   1,294   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rib Mountain   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ringle   [Map]   1,748   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Schofield   [Map]   2,186   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Wausau   [Map]   2,236   N   5 miles [8 km]

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

Marathon County ...

Weston is located in Marathon County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Marathon County: Clark, Langlade, Lincoln, Portage, Shawano, Taylor, Waupaca & Wood.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Weston ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wausau Muni.(AUW/KAUW)   [Map]   AUW   WNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Merrill Muni.(ICAO: KRRL)   [Map]   RRL   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Stevens Pt. Muni.(ICAO: KSTE)   [Map]   STE   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Langlade Co. Airport(ICAO: KAIG)   [Map]   AIG   NE   27 miles [43.5 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 Weston.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Weston. 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   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dane County Rgnl. (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   MSN   S   121 miles [194.7 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   SSE   157 miles [252.7 km]
Rochester Intl. (RST/KRST)   [Map]   RST   WSW   160 miles [257.5 km]
Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]   MSP   W   179 miles [288.1 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   S   187 miles [300.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Rhinelander Airport(RHI/KRHI)   [Map]   RHI   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   SE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Eagle River Union Airport (EGV/KEGV)   [Map]   EGV   N   72 miles [115.9 km]
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   ESE   75 miles [120.7 km]
Ford Airport (ICAO: KIMT)   [Map]   IMT   NE   94 miles [151.3 km]
Iron Co. Airport    [Map]   50D   NE   98 miles [157.7 km]
La Crosse Muni.(LSE/KLSE)   [Map]   LSE   SW   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wausau Muni.(AUW/KAUW)   [Map]   AUW   WNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Merrill Muni.(ICAO: KRRL)   [Map]   RRL   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Stevens Pt. Muni.(ICAO: KSTE)   [Map]   STE   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Langlade Co. Airport(ICAO: KAIG)   [Map]   AIG   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Marshfield Muni.(ICAO: KMFI)   [Map]   MFI   WSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Central Co. Airport   [Map]   68C   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
South Wood Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SSW   39 miles [62.8 km]
South Wood Co. Airport(ICAO: KISW)   [Map]   ISW   SSW   39 miles [62.8 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
 
La Crosse Muni.   (LSE/KLSE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wausau Muni.   (AUW/KAUW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Merrill Muni.   (ICAO: KRRL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Stevens Pt. Muni.   (ICAO: KSTE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Langlade Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAIG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Marshfield Muni.   (ICAO: KMFI)   [Map]
        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
 
South Wood Co. Airport   (ICAO: KISW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Taylor Co. Airport   (ICAO: KMDZ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tomahawk Rgnl.   (ICAO: KTKV)   [Map]
        Website for Tomahawk 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
 
Shawano Muni.   (ICAO: KEZS)   [Map]
        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
 
Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.   (MSP/KMSP)   [Map]
        Website for Minneapolis - Saint Paul 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
 
Rhinelander Airport   (RHI/KRHI)   [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
 
Eagle River Union Airport   (EGV/KEGV)   [Map]
        Website for Eagle River Union Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Austin Straubel Intl.   (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The Communities of Wisconsin

About Marathon County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marathon County: www.co.marathon.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 Weston.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weston. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8966, Longitude: -89.5496     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Weston 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 Weston), 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 Weston.



 
 
 

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