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Bashi, Alabama
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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Bashi.

This page contains four sections:

Around Bashi ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Waynesboro (MS). It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the west of Bashi. Waynesboro (MS) has a population of 5,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Jackson. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the southeast of Bashi and has a population of 5,000 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   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Butler   [Map]   1,798   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Chatom   [Map]   1,237   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,887   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,494   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Millry   [Map]   524   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   1,518   S   41 miles [66 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   919   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,051   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Heidelberg (MS)   [Map]   684   W   46 miles [74 km]
Leakesville (MS)   [Map]   880   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Quitman (MS)   [Map]   2,209   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Richton (MS)   [Map]   1,066   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Sandersville (MS)   [Map]   721   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
State Line (MS)   [Map]   556   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Stonewall (MS)   [Map]   1,031   NW   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Aquilla   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Barlow   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bassetts Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bigbee   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Bladon Springs   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Bolinger   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Coffeeville   [Map]   338   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cullomburg   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Frankville   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Gilbertown   [Map]   205   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hobson   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Stephen's   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Salitpa   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Silas   [Map]   432   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Toxey   [Map]   131   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Washington County ...

Bashi is located in Washington County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Washington County: Baldwin, Choctaw, Clarke, Mobile, Greene (MS) & Wayne (MS).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Bashi ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Waynesboro Muni.   [Map]   2R0   W   23 miles [37 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport(ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   09A   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Clarke Co. Airport   [Map]   23M   NW   41 miles [66 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 Bashi.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bashi. 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SE   102 miles [164.2 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   129 miles [207.6 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNE   157 miles [252.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   WSW   65 miles [104.6 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   W   66 miles [106.2 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   S   66 miles [106.2 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   S   71 miles [114.3 km]
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl. (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]   GPT   SSW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNE   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Waynesboro Muni.   [Map]   2R0   W   23 miles [37 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport(ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   09A   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Clarke Co. Airport   [Map]   23M   NW   41 miles [66 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.

Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hesler - Noble Fld.   (LUL/KLUL)   [Map]
        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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
        Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountyalgov.com

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 Bashi.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bashi. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6596, Longitude: -88.2347     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bashi 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 Bashi), 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 Bashi.



 
 
 

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