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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Bragg's.

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Around Bragg's ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northeast of Bragg's. Montgomery has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Prattville. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the northeast of Bragg's and has a population of 35,400 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 from Bragg's and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden   [Map]   1,930   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Elmore   [Map]   1,271   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,774   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Fort Deposit   [Map]   1,240   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,667   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,845   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,447   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,110   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,274   E   41 miles [66 km]
Selma   [Map]   19,519   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,415   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   3,849   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   7,994   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Awin   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Benton   [Map]   46   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Forest Home   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Furman   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gordonville   [Map]   305   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hayneville   [Map]   862   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Letohatchee   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Lowndesboro   [Map]   107   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Minter   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mosses   [Map]   955   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   25   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pine Apple   [Map]   126   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Snow Hill   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
White Hall   [Map]   811   N   18 miles [29 km]

For more communities neighboring Bragg's, please visit our County-by-County Page for Bragg's.

Lowndes County ...

Bragg's is located in Lowndes County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lowndes County: Autauga, Butler, Crenshaw, Dallas, Montgomery & Wilcox.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Bragg's.

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

Airports Near Bragg's ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Bragg's.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   ESE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Craig Fld.(ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   SEM   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   W   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 Bragg's.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bragg's. 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   N   104 miles [167.4 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   109 miles [175.4 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   175 miles [281.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ESE   93 miles [149.7 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNW   93 miles [149.7 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NE   111 miles [178.6 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ENE   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   ESE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Craig Fld.(ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   SEM   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   W   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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]
        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
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Bragg's. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bragg's) 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 Bragg's. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bragg's

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bragg's. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0504, Longitude: -86.7955     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bragg's 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 Bragg's), 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 Bragg's.



 
 
 

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