How far away do you live from your birthplace?

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    How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Same Region for me



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    about 115 miles for me, Ankeny back to CR



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Different state, but only 20 min away.



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    1,286 miles away



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Born in NE Iowa. Lived in New York for a decade and loved it... Then we had twins and being closer to family became a lot more important. Moved to the twin cities 2-1/2 years ago and haven't looked back. Puts me about 3 hours from my hometown (where my mother still lives), 1 hour from my dad in Rochester, and about 6 hours from the nearest in-laws (perfect).


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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    About 20 blocks



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Born in Spencer, IA live in Indianola, IA...so whatever that works out to.



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    About 1 mile as the crow flies.



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Born Lich, Hessen, Germany. Live in Cedar Rapids, IA. No idea how many miles.

    Edit: 4,500 miles according to Google Earth


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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Accoring to Goggle Maps it's approx. 785 miles

    Born in Pittsburgh, PA and currently live in Windsor Heights



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    I'm a 4-5 hour drive from my hometown now, depending on who I'm travelling with/how many stops I need to make. Close enough to get home when I need to, far enough that my folks can't just stop by without calling ahead.



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Not far enough away.



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Urbandale, IA to Dallas, TX. A quick 691 miles along I-35.



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    I've lived in 4 different states but my 87 year old father still lives in the same house he was born in. Other than 4 years of military service he has never lived anywhere else.



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    Re: How far away do you live from your birthplace?

    Just under 200 miles.

    But farther when the Iowa Corridor is flooded and when there's nothing good on IPR.



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