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Introduction ...

Whether we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

In addition, you'll find a link to the TripAdvisor Forum for Akron. If you have a question about your travel plans, post it on their Forum and see if others can give you an answer.

All of this can be found on the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron.

If you want to learn more about the surrounding area, the following map can help you find links to Tourism pages for other communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Akron   [Hale County (AL)]   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Akron. Clicking on the red marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for Akron.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.

 

  Akron



  Reform     Ralph  
  Gordo     Moundville  
  Northport     Brent  
  Coker     Eutaw  
  Tuscaloosa     Boligee  
  Brookwood     Sawyerville  
  Green Pond     Greensboro  
  Sommerville     Marion  
  Cottondale     Livingston  
  Vance     Demopolis  
  Aliceville     Faunsdale  
  West Blocton     Uniontown  
  Foster's     Linden  
   

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Akron - within 50 miles [80.5 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 36 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Akron
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages
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Adger   [Jefferson County]

50 miles [80.5 km]<1> to the Northeast (NE) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Adger

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Adger

Maplesville   [Chilton County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the East (E) of Akron

Population: 704

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Maplesville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Maplesville

Aliceville   [Pickens County]

29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Akron

Population: 2,381

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Aliceville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Aliceville

Marion   [Perry County]

30 miles [48.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Akron

Population: 3,447

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Marion

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Marion

Boligee   [Greene County]

18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Akron

Population: 309

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Boligee

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Boligee

Millport   [Lamar County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Akron

Population: 998

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Millport

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Millport

Brent   [Bibb County]

33 miles [53.1 km] to the East (E) of Akron

Population: 4,898

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Brent

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Brent

Moundville   [Hale County]

10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Akron

Population: 2,460

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Moundville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Moundville

Brierfield   [Bibb County]

49 miles [78.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Brierfield

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Brierfield

Northport   [Tuscaloosa County]

27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Akron

Population: 24,772

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Northport

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Northport

Brookwood   [Tuscaloosa County]

34 miles [54.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Akron

Population: 1,822

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Brookwood

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Brookwood

Orrville   [Dallas County]

48 miles [77.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Akron

Population: 190

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Orrville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Orrville

Coker   [Tuscaloosa County]

25 miles [40.2 km] to the North (N) of Akron

Population: 978

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Coker

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Coker

Ralph   [Tuscaloosa County]

11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ralph

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ralph

Cottondale   [Tuscaloosa County]

27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Cottondale

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Cottondale

Reform   [Pickens County]

38 miles [61.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Akron

Population: 1,632

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Reform

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Reform

Demopolis   [Marengo County]

26 miles [41.8 km] to the South (S) of Akron

Population: 7,148

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Demopolis

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Demopolis

Safford   [Dallas County]

46 miles [74 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Safford

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Safford

Eutaw   [Greene County]

9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Akron

Population: 2,766

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Eutaw

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Eutaw

Sawyerville   [Hale County]

8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sawyerville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sawyerville

Faunsdale   [Marengo County]

30 miles [48.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Akron

Population: 94

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Faunsdale

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Faunsdale

Scooba   [Kemper County (MS)]

42 miles [67.6 km] to the West (W) of Akron

Population: 702

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Scooba

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Scooba

Foster's   [Tuscaloosa County]

15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Foster's

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Foster's

Sommerville   [Tuscaloosa County]

24 miles [38.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sommerville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sommerville

Gordo   [Pickens County]

31 miles [49.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Akron

Population: 1,687

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Gordo

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Gordo

Tuscaloosa   [Tuscaloosa County]

27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Akron

Population: 98,332

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Tuscaloosa

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Tuscaloosa

Green Pond   [Bibb County]

42 miles [67.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Akron

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Green Pond

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Green Pond

Uniontown   [Perry County]

32 miles [51.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Akron

Population: 2,415

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Uniontown

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Uniontown

Greensboro   [Hale County]

14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Akron

Population: 2,387

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Greensboro

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Greensboro

Vance   [Tuscaloosa County]

35 miles [56.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Akron

Population: 1,513

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Vance

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Vance

Linden   [Marengo County]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the South (S) of Akron

Population: 2,025

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Linden

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Linden

West Blocton   [Bibb County]

39 miles [62.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Akron

Population: 1,261

TripAdvisor Tourism page for West Blocton

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  West Blocton

Livingston   [Sumter County]

32 miles [51.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Akron

Population: 3,414

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Livingston

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Livingston

Woodstock   [Bibb County]

42 miles [67.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Akron

Population: 1,547

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Woodstock

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Woodstock

Macon   [Noxubee County (MS)]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Akron

Population: 2,616

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Macon

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Macon

York   [Sumter County]

42 miles [67.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Akron

Population: 2,399

TripAdvisor Tourism page for York

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  York

 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Akron. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Akron) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Akron. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Akron

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akron. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8785, Longitude: -87.7428     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Akron have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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