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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Wyoming ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Madison. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the east of Wyoming. Madison has a population of 255,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sun Prairie. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the east of Wyoming and has a population of 32,900 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Baraboo   [Map]   12,164   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
DeForest   [Map]   10,340   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Fitchburg   [Map]   29,485   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
McFarland   [Map]   8,449   E   41 miles [66 km]
Middleton   [Map]   19,660   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Monona   [Map]   8,104   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Monroe   [Map]   10,604   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mount Horeb   [Map]   7,421   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Oregon   [Map]   10,390   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Platteville   [Map]   12,457   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Portage   [Map]   10,473   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Reedsburg   [Map]   9,487   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Stoughton   [Map]   13,088   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Verona   [Map]   13,107   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Waunakee   [Map]   13,755   E   33 miles [53.1 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arena   [Map]   1,494   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Arena   [Map]   827   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Avoca   [Map]   628   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Buena Vista   [Map]   1,834   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Clyde   [Map]   312   W   5 miles [8 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   1,594   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   4,748   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lone Rock   [Map]   851   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Plain   [Map]   773   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pleasant Ridge   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Ridgeway   [Map]   580   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ridgeway   [Map]   636   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Spring Green   [Map]   1,802   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Spring Green   [Map]   1,638   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Wyoming   [Map]   308   SE   Less than 2 miles

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

Iowa County ...

Wyoming is located in Iowa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Iowa County: Dane, Grant, Green, Lafayette, Richland & Sauk.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wyoming ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tri-County Rgnl.(ICAO: KLNR)   [Map]   LNR   NNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Dodgeville Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Richland Airport   [Map]   93C   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Iowa Co. Airport (ICAO: KMRJ)   [Map]   MRJ   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sauk - Prairie Airport   [Map]   91C   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Boscobel Airport(ICAO: KOVS)   [Map]   OVS   W   28 miles [45.1 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 Wyoming.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wyoming. 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   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rockford Intl. (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   RFD   SE   82 miles [132 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl. (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   MKE   E   112 miles [180.2 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   CWA   N   116 miles [186.7 km]
Rochester Intl. (RST/KRST)   [Map]   RST   WNW   131 miles [210.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dubuque Rgnl. (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]   DBQ   SSW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.(ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   JVL   ESE   64 miles [103 km]
La Crosse Muni.(LSE/KLSE)   [Map]   LSE   NW   77 miles [123.9 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl. (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   ATW   NE   111 miles [178.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tri-County Rgnl.(ICAO: KLNR)   [Map]   LNR   NNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Dodgeville Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Richland Airport   [Map]   93C   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Iowa Co. Airport (ICAO: KMRJ)   [Map]   MRJ   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sauk - Prairie Airport   [Map]   91C   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Reedsburg Muni.   [Map]   C35   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Boscobel Airport(ICAO: KOVS)   [Map]   OVS   W   28 miles [45.1 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
 
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
 
Tri-County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KLNR)   [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
 
Boscobel Airport   (ICAO: KOVS)   [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
 
Wisconsin Dells Airport   (ICAO: KDLL)   [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
 
Rochester Intl.   (RST/KRST)   [Map]
        Website for Rochester 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
 
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
 
La Crosse Muni.   (LSE/KLSE)   [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 ...



The Communities of Wisconsin

About Iowa County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iowa County: www.iowacounty.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 Wyoming.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wyoming. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1261, Longitude: -90.1118     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wyoming 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 Wyoming), 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 Wyoming.



 
 
 

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