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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Wheatland Estates.

This page contains six sections:

Around Wheatland Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Milwaukee. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the north of Wheatland Estates. Milwaukee has a population of 595,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rockford (IL). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southwest of Wheatland Estates and has a population of 147,000 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 Wheatland Estates and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arlington Heights (IL)   [Map]   75,634   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Des Plaines (IL)   [Map]   58,193   S   41 miles [66 km]
Elgin (IL)   [Map]   112,456   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Evanston (IL)   [Map]   74,756   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Mount Prospect (IL)   [Map]   53,930   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Palatine (IL)   [Map]   68,644   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Schaumburg (IL)   [Map]   74,184   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Skokie (IL)   [Map]   63,978   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Waukegan (IL)   [Map]   87,729   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Wheaton (IL)   [Map]   53,373   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Janesville   [Map]   64,359   W   41 miles [66 km]
Kenosha   [Map]   99,877   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Racine   [Map]   77,542   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Waukesha   [Map]   72,489   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
West Allis   [Map]   59,934   N   29 miles [46.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bohners Lake   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brighton   [Map]   1,486   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Browns Lake   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Burlington   [Map]   6,558   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Burlington   [Map]   10,978   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Camp Lake   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Paddock Lake   [Map]   2,978   E   5 miles [8 km]
Powers Lake   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Randall   [Map]   3,238   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Salem   [Map]   12,314   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Salem   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Silver Lake   [Map]   2,403   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Slades Corners   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Twin Lakes   [Map]   6,064   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wheatland   [Map]   3,410   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Racine County ...

Wheatland Estates is located in Racine County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Racine County: Kenosha, Walworth & Waukesha. Lake Michigan lies to the east.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wheatland Estates ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Westosha Airport   [Map]   5K6   S   5 miles [8 km]
Burlington Muni.(ICAO: KBUU)   [Map]   BUU   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grand Geneva Resort Airport(IATA:XES)   [Map]   C02   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kenosha Rgnl.(ICAO: KENW)   [Map]   ENW   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sylvania Airport   [Map]   C89   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Galt Fld.   [Map]   10C   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
East Troy Muni.    [Map]   57C   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Campbell Airport    [Map]   C81   SSE   19 miles [30.6 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 Wheatland Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wheatland Estates. 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
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
O'Hare Intl. (ORD/KORD)   [Map]   ORD   SSE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   WSW   53 miles [85.3 km]
Midway Intl. (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]   MDW   SSE   60 miles [96.6 km]
Dane County Rgnl. (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   MSN   NW   68 miles [109.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Chicago Exec. (PWK/KPWK)   [Map]   PWK   SSE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.(ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   JVL   W   42 miles [67.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Westosha Airport   [Map]   5K6   S   5 miles [8 km]
Burlington Muni.(ICAO: KBUU)   [Map]   BUU   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grand Geneva Resort Airport(IATA:XES)   [Map]   C02   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kenosha Rgnl.(ICAO: KENW)   [Map]   ENW   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sylvania Airport   [Map]   C89   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Galt Fld.   [Map]   10C   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
East Troy Muni.    [Map]   57C   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Campbell Airport    [Map]   C81   SSE   19 miles [30.6 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.

Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
        Website for General Mitchell 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
 
Burlington Muni.   (ICAO: KBUU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kenosha Rgnl.   (ICAO: KENW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Waukegan Rgnl.   (ICAO: KUGN)   [Map]
        Website for Waukegan Regional 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
 
Midway Intl.   (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]
        Website for Midway International 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
 
Gerald R. Ford Intl.   (GRR/KGRR)   [Map]
        Website for Gerald R. Ford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Chicago Exec.   (PWK/KPWK)   [Map]
        Website for Chicago Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.   (ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]
        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
 
Outagamie County Rgnl.   (ATW/KATW)   [Map]
        Website for Outagamie County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Wisconsin

About Racine County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Racine County: www.racineco.com/

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 Wheatland Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wheatland Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5986, Longitude: -88.2006     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wheatland Estates 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 Wheatland Estates), 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 Wheatland Estates.



 
 
 

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