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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to White Oak Springs.

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Around White Oak Springs ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dubuque (IA). It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the west of White Oak Springs. Dubuque (IA) has a population of 58,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Clinton (IA). It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the south of White Oak Springs and has a population of 25,700 people.

For comparison, White Oak Springs has a population of 120 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Asbury (IA)   [Map]   5,475   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Dyersville (IA)   [Map]   4,196   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Maquoketa (IA)   [Map]   5,979   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Freeport (IL)   [Map]   24,392   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Fulton (IL)   [Map]   3,333   S   46 miles [74 km]
Galena (IL)   [Map]   3,255   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brodhead   [Map]   3,276   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Cross Plains   [Map]   4,148   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   4,751   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   3,760   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Monroe   [Map]   10,723   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Mount Horeb   [Map]   7,462   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Oregon   [Map]   3,334   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Platteville   [Map]   12,537   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Verona   [Map]   12,969   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Apple River (IL)   [Map]   351   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bremen (IL)   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Scales Mound (IL)   [Map]   373   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Benton   [Map]   518   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Benton   [Map]   955   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cuba City   [Map]   2,055   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Darlington   [Map]   869   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Elk Grove   [Map]   560   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hazel Green   [Map]   1,243   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Monticello   [Map]   135   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
New Diggings   [Map]   506   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
New Diggings   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Seymour   [Map]   446   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Shullsburg   [Map]   346   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Shullsburg   [Map]   1,209   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]

For more communities neighboring White Oak Springs, please visit our County-by-County Page for White Oak Springs.

Lafayette County ...

White Oak Springs is located in Lafayette County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lafayette County: Jo Daviess (IL), Stephenson (IL), Grant, Green & Iowa.

Curious and Interesting Names Near White Oak Springs ...

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.

Council Hill (IL)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest of White Oak Springs   [Map]
Cuba City   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Elk Grove   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Elmo   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Galena (IL)   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Hazel Green   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Jenkinsville   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Lead Mine   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Meekers Grove   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
New Diggings   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Scales Mound (IL)   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Sweet Home (IL) (Historic)   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for White Oak Springs.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around White Oak Springs. 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 White Oak Springs. 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 White Oak Springs ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to White Oak Springs.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grant Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Platteville Muni.(ICAO: KPVB)   [Map]   PVB   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Iowa Co. Airport (ICAO: KMRJ)   [Map]   MRJ   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dubuque Rgnl. (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]   DBQ   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lancaster Muni.   [Map]   73C   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Dodgeville Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   32 miles [51.5 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 White Oak Springs.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from White Oak Springs. 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   NE   62 miles [99.8 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   ESE   63 miles [101.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dubuque Rgnl. (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]   DBQ   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.(ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   JVL   E   62 miles [99.8 km]
Quad City Intl. (MLI/KMLI)   [Map]   MLI   S   75 miles [120.7 km]
The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID/KCID)   [Map]   CID   WSW   86 miles [138.4 km]
La Crosse Muni.(LSE/KLSE)   [Map]   LSE   NNW   105 miles [169 km]
Waterloo Rgnl. (ALO/KALO)   [Map]   ALO   W   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grant Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Platteville Muni.(ICAO: KPVB)   [Map]   PVB   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Iowa Co. Airport (ICAO: KMRJ)   [Map]   MRJ   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lancaster Muni.   [Map]   73C   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Dodgeville Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Rockford Intl.   (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]
        Website for Rockford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Crosse Muni.   (LSE/KLSE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Waterloo Rgnl.   (ALO/KALO)   [Map]
        Website for Waterloo Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Platteville Muni.   (ICAO: KPVB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Iowa Co. Airport   (ICAO: KMRJ)   [Map]
        Website for Iowa County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-Township Airport   (SFY/KSFY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Monroe Muni.   (ICAO: KEFT)   [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
 
Albertus Airport   (ICAO: KFEP)   [Map]
        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
 
Midway Intl.   (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]
        Website for Midway 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
 
Dubuque Rgnl.   (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]
        Website for Dubuque Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.   (ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Quad City Intl.   (MLI/KMLI)   [Map]
        Website for Quad City International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
The Eastern Iowa Airport   (CID/KCID)   [Map]
        Website for The Eastern Iowa Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Lafayette County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 White Oak Springs.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Oak Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5314, Longitude: -90.2604     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for White Oak Springs 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 White Oak Springs), 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 White Oak Springs.