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Introduction ...

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

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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 19,100 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 13,600 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   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Baraboo   [Map]   12,173   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cross Plains   [Map]   4,148   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   4,751   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Mauston   [Map]   4,375   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Middleton   [Map]   6,257   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mount Horeb   [Map]   7,462   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Portage   [Map]   10,365   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Prairie du Sac village   [Map]   4,313   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Reedsburg   [Map]   9,537   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Richland Center   [Map]   5,017   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Shelby   [Map]   4,887   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Sparta   [Map]   9,695   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Tomah   [Map]   9,405   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Viroqua   [Map]   4,395   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
West Salem   [Map]   4,967   NW   46 miles [74 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Cazenovia   [Map]   325   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Elroy   [Map]   1,366   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   862   W   5 miles [8 km]
Henrietta   [Map]   481   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   844   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   1,421   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Ironton   [Map]   682   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ironton   [Map]   257   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
La Valle   [Map]   1,374   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
La Valle   [Map]   363   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Summit   [Map]   635   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Union Center   [Map]   195   N   5 miles [8 km]
Westford   [Map]   518   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wonewoc   [Map]   650   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wonewoc   [Map]   794   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 ...

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.

Bloom City   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest of Woodland   [Map]
Dilly   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the West   [Map]
Greenwood   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Henrietta (Historic)   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Hill Point   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Hub City   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Lime Ridge   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Reedsburg   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the East   [Map]
Rockbridge   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Union Center   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]

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
 

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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 that starts in Woodland. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: 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.