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The location of Wonewoc

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Wonewoc ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Waunakee. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southeast of Wonewoc. Waunakee has a population of 13,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Baraboo. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the southeast of Wonewoc and has a population of 12,200 people.

For comparison, Wonewoc has a population of 790 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 Wonewoc and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Cross Plains   [Map]   4,148   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   4,751   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Mauston   [Map]   4,375   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mount Horeb   [Map]   7,462   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Portage   [Map]   10,365   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Prairie du Sac village   [Map]   4,313   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Reedsburg   [Map]   9,537   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Richland Center   [Map]   5,017   S   23 miles [37 km]
Saratoga   [Map]   4,976   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Sauk City   [Map]   3,495   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Shelby   [Map]   4,887   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Sparta   [Map]   9,695   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Tomah   [Map]   9,405   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Viroqua   [Map]   4,395   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
West Salem   [Map]   4,967   W   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Cazenovia   [Map]   325   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elroy   [Map]   1,366   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   862   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   844   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   1,421   W   5 miles [8 km]
Ironton   [Map]   257   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
La Valle   [Map]   1,374   SE   5 miles [8 km]
La Valle   [Map]   363   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lindina   [Map]   699   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Plymouth   [Map]   595   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Seven Mile Creek   [Map]   353   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Summit   [Map]   635   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Union Center   [Map]   195   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Wonewoc   [Map]   650   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Woodland   [Map]   827   S   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Juneau County ...

Wonewoc is located in Juneau County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Juneau County: Adams, Columbia, Jackson, Monroe, Sauk, Vernon & Wood.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wonewoc ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Three Castles Airpark   [Map]   4D1   NNW   Less than 2 miles
Elroy Muni.   [Map]   60C   NNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
New Lisbon Union Airport   [Map]   82C   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   SE   14 miles [22.5 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 Wonewoc.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wonewoc. 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   SE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   NNE   82 miles [132 km]
Rochester Intl. (RST/KRST)   [Map]   RST   W   114 miles [183.5 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   SSE   115 miles [185.1 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   ESE   126 miles [202.8 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   53 miles [85.3 km]
Dubuque Rgnl. (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]   DBQ   SSW   89 miles [143.2 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.(ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   JVL   SE   92 miles [148.1 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   ENE   94 miles [151.3 km]
Austin Straubel Intl.(GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   GRB   ENE   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Three Castles Airpark   [Map]   4D1   NNW   Less than 2 miles
Elroy Muni.   [Map]   60C   NNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
New Lisbon Union Airport   [Map]   82C   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   SE   14 miles [22.5 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
 
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
 
Rochester Intl.   (RST/KRST)   [Map]
        Website for Rochester 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
 
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
 
La Crosse Muni.   (LSE/KLSE)   [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
 
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.   (ICAO: KJVL)   [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
 

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wonewoc.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wonewoc. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.6530, Longitude: -90.2240     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wonewoc 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 Wonewoc), 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 Wonewoc.