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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Apple Grove.

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Around Apple Grove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the north of Apple Grove. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the northwest of Apple Grove and has a population of 55,400 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 and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Athens   [Map]   24,966   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Clay   [Map]   9,655   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,350   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,493   W   18 miles [29 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Oneonta   [Map]   6,615   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pinson   [Map]   7,438   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,580   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,572   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Baileyton   [Map]   625   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Eva   [Map]   511   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fairview   [Map]   456   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Friendship   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hog Jaw   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Hulaco   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Joppa   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lacey's Spring   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Morgan City   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Pine Lake Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Scant City   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Somerville   [Map]   716   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Summit   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Union Grove   [Map]   79   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Morgan County ...

Apple Grove is located in Morgan County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Morgan County: Cullman, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall & Winston.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Apple Grove. 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 Apple Grove. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Airports Near Apple Grove ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   W   18 miles [29 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.(ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   DCU   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   SSE   32 miles [51.5 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 Apple Grove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Apple Grove. 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
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   S   58 miles [93.3 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   119 miles [191.5 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   135 miles [217.3 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   177 miles [284.9 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   196 miles [315.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WNW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   ENE   91 miles [146.5 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SW   99 miles [159.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   W   18 miles [29 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.(ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   DCU   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   N   32 miles [51.5 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
        Website for Fayetteville Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apple Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3987, Longitude: -86.6103     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Apple Grove 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 Apple Grove), 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 Apple Grove.



 
 
 

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