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Introduction ...

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

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Around Chancellor ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the east of Chancellor. Dothan has a population of 68,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the north of Chancellor and has a population of 28,000 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 are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   9,063   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,460   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,647   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,658   W   23 miles [37 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,726   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,565   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Crestview (FL)   [Map]   23,270   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
De Funiak Springs (FL)   [Map]   5,795   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Marianna (FL)   [Map]   9,100   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Battens Crossroads   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Bellwood   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Black   [Map]   208   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Central City   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clayhatchee   [Map]   577   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Coffee Springs   [Map]   229   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
County Line   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Fort Rucker   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Holiday Village   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kinston   [Map]   540   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Level Plains   [Map]   2,023   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
New Brockton   [Map]   1,159   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Samson   [Map]   1,928   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Slocomb   [Map]   1,972   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Esto (FL)   [Map]   354   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Geneva County ...

Chancellor is located in Geneva County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Geneva County: Coffee, Covington, Dale, Houston, Holmes (FL) & Walton (FL).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Chancellor ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Florala Muni.(ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   0J4   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ENE   27 miles [43.5 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 Chancellor.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Chancellor. 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   WSW   91 miles [146.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   S   67 miles [107.8 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NNW   83 miles [133.6 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ENE   102 miles [164.2 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   ESE   105 miles [169 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NNE   107 miles [172.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Florala Muni.(ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   0J4   WSW   27 miles [43.5 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.

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
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
        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
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [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
 
Bob Sikes Airport   (ICAO: KCEW)   [Map]
        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
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
        Website for Jacksonville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
        Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International 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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County 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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [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 Chancellor.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chancellor. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chancellor

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chancellor. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1816, Longitude: -85.8772     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chancellor 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 Chancellor), 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 Chancellor.



 
 
 

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