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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Woodland ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Middleton. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southeast of Woodland. Middleton has a population of 19,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Waunakee. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southeast of Woodland and has a population of 13,800 people.

For comparison, Woodland has a population of 830 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 Woodland and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Baraboo   [Map]   12,164   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cross Plains   [Map]   4,241   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   4,748   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Mauston   [Map]   4,394   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Middleton   [Map]   6,236   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mount Horeb   [Map]   7,421   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Portage   [Map]   10,473   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Prairie du Sac village   [Map]   4,378   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Reedsburg   [Map]   9,487   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Richland Center   [Map]   4,998   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Shelby   [Map]   4,898   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Sparta   [Map]   9,664   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Tomah   [Map]   9,369   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Viroqua   [Map]   4,448   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
West Salem   [Map]   5,026   NW   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Cazenovia   [Map]   319   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Elroy   [Map]   1,365   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   860   W   5 miles [8 km]
Henrietta   [Map]   484   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   834   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   1,402   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Ironton   [Map]   679   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ironton   [Map]   253   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
La Valle   [Map]   1,369   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
La Valle   [Map]   367   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Summit   [Map]   645   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Union Center   [Map]   193   N   5 miles [8 km]
Westford   [Map]   520   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wonewoc   [Map]   653   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wonewoc   [Map]   792   N   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Sauk County ...

Woodland 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 Woodland ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Three Castles Airpark   [Map]   4D1   NNE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Elroy Muni.   [Map]   60C   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
New Lisbon Union Airport   [Map]   82C   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Richland Airport   [Map]   93C   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Wisconsin Dells Airport(ICAO: KDLL)   [Map]   DLL   ESE   24 miles [38.6 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 Woodland.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Woodland. 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   55 miles [88.5 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   NNE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   SSE   113 miles [181.9 km]
Rochester Intl. (RST/KRST)   [Map]   RST   WNW   114 miles [183.5 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   85 miles [136.8 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.(ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   JVL   SE   91 miles [146.5 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   ENE   97 miles [156.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Three Castles Airpark   [Map]   4D1   NNE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Elroy Muni.   [Map]   60C   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
New Lisbon Union Airport   [Map]   82C   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Richland Airport   [Map]   93C   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Wisconsin Dells Airport(ICAO: KDLL)   [Map]   DLL   ESE   24 miles [38.6 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.

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
 
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
 
Sparta / Fort McCoy Airport   (CMY/KCMY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Boscobel Airport   (ICAO: KOVS)   [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
 
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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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About Sauk County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Woodland. 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 Woodland.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5994, Longitude: -90.2537     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Woodland 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 Woodland), 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 Woodland.



 
 
 

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