Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Belle Haven. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Belle Haven) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belle Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4609, Longitude: -86.8886 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Belle Haven have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).