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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Wyalusing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dubuque (IA). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the southeast of Wyalusing. Dubuque (IA) has a population of 58,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Platteville. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southeast of Wyalusing and has a population of 12,500 people.

For comparison, Wyalusing has a population of 340 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Asbury (IA)   [Map]   5,586   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Decorah (IA)   [Map]   7,701   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Dyersville (IA)   [Map]   4,220   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Manchester (IA)   [Map]   5,016   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Monticello (IA)   [Map]   3,871   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Oelwein (IA)   [Map]   5,960   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Waukon (IA)   [Map]   3,697   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Galena (IL)   [Map]   3,225   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Boscobel   [Map]   3,120   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   4,748   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Fennimore   [Map]   2,482   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   3,736   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Prairie du Chien   [Map]   5,653   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Richland Center   [Map]   4,998   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Viroqua   [Map]   4,448   N   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Clayton (IA)   [Map]   41   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Garnavillo (IA)   [Map]   723   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Guttenberg (IA)   [Map]   1,828   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marquette (IA)   [Map]   457   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
McGregor (IA)   [Map]   844   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bagley   [Map]   374   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Bloomington   [Map]   356   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bloomington   [Map]   707   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   983   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Glen Haven   [Map]   415   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Millville   [Map]   169   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Patch Grove   [Map]   336   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Patch Grove   [Map]   197   E   5 miles [8 km]
Prairie du Chien   [Map]   100   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Wyalusing   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Grant County ...

Wyalusing is located in Grant County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Grant County: Clayton (IA), Dubuque (IA), Jo Daviess (IL), Crawford, Iowa, Lafayette & Richland.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wyalusing ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Prairie Du Chien Muni.(ICAO: KPDC)   [Map]   PDC   NNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Monona Muni.   [Map]   7C3   WNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elkader Muni.   [Map]   I27   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cassville Muni.   [Map]   C74   SSE   18 miles [29 km]
Lancaster Muni.   [Map]   73C   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Boscobel Airport(ICAO: KOVS)   [Map]   OVS   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Waukon Muni.   [Map]   Y01   NW   29 miles [46.7 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 Wyalusing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wyalusing. 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   E   89 miles [143.2 km]
Rochester Intl. (RST/KRST)   [Map]   RST   NW   96 miles [154.5 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   ESE   114 miles [183.5 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   NNE   144 miles [231.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dubuque Rgnl. (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]   DBQ   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
La Crosse Muni.(LSE/KLSE)   [Map]   LSE   N   64 miles [103 km]
Waterloo Rgnl. (ALO/KALO)   [Map]   ALO   WSW   71 miles [114.3 km]
The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID/KCID)   [Map]   CID   SSW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.(ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   JVL   ESE   106 miles [170.6 km]
Quad City Intl. (MLI/KMLI)   [Map]   MLI   SSE   108 miles [173.8 km]
Mason City Muni.(MCW/KMCW)   [Map]   MCW   W   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Prairie Du Chien Muni.(ICAO: KPDC)   [Map]   PDC   NNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Monona Muni.   [Map]   7C3   WNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elkader Muni.   [Map]   I27   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cassville Muni.   [Map]   C74   SSE   18 miles [29 km]
Lancaster Muni.   [Map]   73C   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Boscobel Airport(ICAO: KOVS)   [Map]   OVS   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Waukon Muni.   [Map]   Y01   NW   29 miles [46.7 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
 
Rochester Intl.   (RST/KRST)   [Map]
        Website for Rochester International 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
 
Mason City Muni.   (MCW/KMCW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Prairie Du Chien Muni.   (ICAO: KPDC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Boscobel Airport   (ICAO: KOVS)   [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
 
Platteville Muni.   (ICAO: KPVB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Decorah Muni.   (ICAO: KDEH)   [Map]
        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
 
Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
        Website for General Mitchell International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Des Moines Intl.   (DSM/KDSM)   [Map]
        Website for Des Moines 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
 
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
 
The Eastern Iowa Airport   (CID/KCID)   [Map]
        Website for The Eastern Iowa Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Wisconsin

About Grant County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grant County: www.grantcounty.org/

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 Wyalusing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wyalusing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9528, Longitude: -91.0901     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wyalusing 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 Wyalusing), 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 Wyalusing.



 
 
 

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