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Around Lidgerwood ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wahpeton. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the northeast of Lidgerwood. Wahpeton has a population of 7,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Breckenridge (MN). It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the northeast of Lidgerwood and has a population of 3,400 people.

For comparison, Lidgerwood has a population of 640 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 Lidgerwood and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2013
Browns Valley (MN)   [Map]     568   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Graceville (MN)   [Map]     565   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Wheaton (MN)   [Map]     1,377   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Enderlin   [Map]     888   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Forman   [Map]     509   W   23 miles [37 km]
Gwinner   [Map]     795   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hankinson   [Map]     899   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Horace   [Map]     2,543   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Kindred   [Map]     722   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lisbon   [Map]     2,172   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Milnor   [Map]     658   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Oakes   [Map]     1,843   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Britton (SD)   [Map]     1,261   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Sisseton (SD)   [Map]     2,450   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Veblen (SD)   [Map]     533   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2013
Barney   [Map]     51   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cayuga   [Map]     27   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dwight   [Map]     81   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fairmount   [Map]     359   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Great Bend   [Map]     59   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Havana   [Map]     72   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Mantador   [Map]     63   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mooreton   [Map]     194   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Rutland   [Map]     165   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wyndmere   [Map]     420   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Claire City (SD)   [Map]     77   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hillhead (SD)   [Map]     ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lake City (SD)   [Map]     52   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
New Effington (SD)   [Map]     257   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Rosholt (SD)   [Map]     429   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]

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

Nearby Communities Having TripAdvisor Information ...

In addition to the nearby communities below, there is a TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lidgerwood.

Communities Explored by TripAdvisor

Cayuga  -  11 miles [17.7 km] to the west [Map]  

Forman  -  23 miles [37 km] to the west [Map]  

Great Bend  -  17 miles [27.4 km] to the east northeast [Map]  

Hankinson  -  12 miles [19.3 km] to the east [Map]  

Havana  -  24 miles [38.6 km] to the west southwest [Map]  

McLeod  -  23 miles [37 km] to the north northwest [Map]  

Mooreton  -  18 miles [29 km] to the northeast [Map]  

Wyndmere  -  13 miles [20.9 km] to the north [Map]  

Claire City  -  15 miles [24.1 km] to the south [Map]  

Rosholt  -  24 miles [38.6 km] to the southeast [Map]  

Veblen  -  16 miles [25.7 km] to the south southwest [Map]  

Richland County ...

Lidgerwood is located in Richland County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Richland County: Traverse (MN), Wilkin (MN), Cass, Ransom, Sargent & Roberts (SD).

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Lidgerwood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have two new sections that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Lidgerwood.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Lidgerwood. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lidgerwood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Airports Near Lidgerwood ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<4>  Location  NFDC<5>
Winnipeg Intl. (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]     Winnipeg (MB)  CYWG   N   264 miles [424.9 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.<6> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Lidgerwood.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Winnipeg Intl. (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]     Winnipeg (MB)  CYWG   N   264 miles [424.9 km]

Detailed Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Winnipeg Intl. (YWG/CYWG)
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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lidgerwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lidgerwood.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins at Lidgerwood. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lidgerwood) 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 Lidgerwood. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lidgerwood

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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<4>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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<5>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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<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Lidgerwood), 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 Lidgerwood.


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