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The location of York Center









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to York Center.

This page contains six sections:

Around York Center ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Madison. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the southwest of York Center. Madison has a population of 255,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Waukesha. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the east of York Center and has a population of 72,500 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Beaver Dam   [Map]   16,369   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Beloit   [Map]   36,773   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Brookfield   [Map]   38,045   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Fitchburg   [Map]   29,485   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fond du Lac   [Map]   42,809   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Germantown   [Map]   19,982   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hartford   [Map]   15,064   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Janesville   [Map]   64,359   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Menomonee Falls   [Map]   37,443   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Middleton   [Map]   19,660   SW   23 miles [37 km]
New Berlin   [Map]   39,740   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Oconomowoc   [Map]   16,717   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sun Prairie   [Map]   32,894   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Watertown   [Map]   23,655   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
West Bend   [Map]   31,596   E   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Astico   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bristol   [Map]   3,945   W   5 miles [8 km]
Columbus   [Map]   651   N   5 miles [8 km]
Columbus   [Map]   5,031   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Deerfield   [Map]   1,699   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Elba   [Map]   980   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fall River   [Map]   1,704   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hampden   [Map]   572   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Marshall   [Map]   3,973   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Medina   [Map]   1,469   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Portland   [Map]   1,056   E   5 miles [8 km]
Sun Prairie   [Map]   2,455   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Waterloo   [Map]   933   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Waterloo   [Map]   3,336   SE   5 miles [8 km]
York   [Map]   693   E   Less than 2 miles

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

Dane County ...

York Center is located in Dane County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Dane County: Columbia, Dodge, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Rock & Sauk.

Curious and Interesting Names Near York Center ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around York Center. 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 York Center. 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, attractions 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 York Center ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Blackhawk Airfield (FAA ID: 87Y)   [Map]   SSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dane County Rgnl.  (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   WSW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Watertown Muni. (ICAO: KRYV)   [Map]   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Waunakee Airport (FAA ID: 6P3)   [Map]   WSW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fort Atkinson Muni. (FAA ID: 61C)   [Map]   SSE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dodge Co. Airport  (ICAO: KUNU)   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Middleton Muni. (FAA ID: C29)   [Map]   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Portage Muni. (FAA ID: C47)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to York Center.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from York Center. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Dane County Rgnl.  (MSN/KMSN)   [Map]   WSW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gen. Mitchell Intl.  (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]   ESE   62 miles [99.8 km]
Rockford Intl.  (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]   S   72 miles [115.9 km]
O'Hare Intl.  (ORD/KORD)   [Map]   SE   105 miles [169 km]
Central Wisconsin Airport  (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]   NNW   110 miles [177 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl. (ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Outagamie County Rgnl.  (ATW/KATW)   [Map]   NNE   75 miles [120.7 km]
Chicago Exec.  (PWK/KPWK)   [Map]   SE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Austin Straubel Intl. (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]   NNE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Dubuque Rgnl.  (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]   SW   101 miles [162.5 km]
La Crosse Muni. (LSE/KLSE)   [Map]   WNW   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Blackhawk Airfield (FAA ID: 87Y)   [Map]   SSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Watertown Muni. (ICAO: KRYV)   [Map]   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Waunakee Airport (FAA ID: 6P3)   [Map]   WSW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fort Atkinson Muni. (FAA ID: 61C)   [Map]   SSE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dodge Co. Airport  (ICAO: KUNU)   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Middleton Muni. (FAA ID: C29)   [Map]   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Portage Muni. (FAA ID: C47)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Palmyra Muni. (FAA ID: 88C)   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gen. Mitchell Intl.   (MKE/KMKE)   [Map]
  Website for General Mitchell International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dubuque Rgnl.   (DBQ/KDBQ)   [Map]
  Website for Dubuque Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Crosse Muni.   (LSE/KLSE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Watertown Muni.   (ICAO: KRYV)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dodge Co. Airport   (ICAO: KUNU)   [Map]
  Website for Dodge County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rockford Intl.   (RFD/KRFD)   [Map]
  Website for Rockford International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wisconsin Dells Airport   (ICAO: KDLL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Waukesha Co. Airport   (ICAO: KUES)   [Map]
  Website for Waukesha County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Capitol Airport   (ICAO: K02C)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fond du Lac Co. Airport   (ICAO: KFLD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
O'Hare Intl.   (ORD/KORD)   [Map]
  Website for O'Hare International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Central Wisconsin Airport   (CWA/KCWA)   [Map]
  Website for Central Wisconsin Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Midway Intl.   (MDW/KMDW)   [Map]
  Website for Midway International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southern Wisconsin Rgnl.   (ICAO: KJVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Outagamie County Rgnl.   (ATW/KATW)   [Map]
  Website for Outagamie County Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Chicago Exec.   (PWK/KPWK)   [Map]
  Website for Chicago Executive Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Austin Straubel Intl.   (GRB/KGRB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dane County: www.co.dane.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://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 York Center.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in York Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2392, Longitude: -89.0704     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for York Center 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to York Center), 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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