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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Chandlers Ferry.

This page contains four sections:

Around Chandlers Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the west of Chandlers Ferry. Dothan has a population of 68,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the west of Chandlers Ferry 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 from Chandlers Ferry and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,460   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,726   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Chattahoochee (FL)   [Map]   3,144   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,565   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Marianna (FL)   [Map]   9,100   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Quincy (FL)   [Map]   7,830   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Bainbridge (GA)   [Map]   12,507   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]   4,871   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cairo (GA)   [Map]   9,752   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Camilla (GA)   [Map]   5,089   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cuthbert (GA)   [Map]   3,670   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Donalsonville (GA)   [Map]   2,675   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashford   [Map]   2,158   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Avon   [Map]   530   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Columbia   [Map]   737   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cottonwood   [Map]   1,264   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   1,988   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gordon   [Map]   327   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Webb   [Map]   1,413   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Bascom (FL)   [Map]   118   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Greenwood (FL)   [Map]   657   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Malone (FL)   [Map]   2,145   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Two Egg (FL)   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cedar Springs (GA)   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Centerville (GA)   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Iron City (GA)   [Map]   309   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jakin (GA)   [Map]   150   E   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Houston County ...

Chandlers Ferry is located in Houston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Houston County: Dale, Geneva, Henry, Jackson (FL), Early (GA) & Seminole (GA).

Although it doesn't share a border with Houston County, Gadsden (FL) is close to Chandlers Ferry.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Chandlers Ferry ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Donalsonville Muni.   [Map]   17J   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marianna Muni.(ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]   MAI   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Early Co. Airport(ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]   BIJ   NNE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Decatur Co. Air Park (BGE/KBGE)   [Map]   BGE   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   WNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Altha Intl.   [Map]   ---   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NNW   36 miles [57.9 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 Chandlers Ferry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Chandlers Ferry. 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   WSW   98 miles [157.7 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   WSW   134 miles [215.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   N   178 miles [286.5 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   197 miles [317 km]
Jacksonville Intl. (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]   JAX   ESE   202 miles [325.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   WNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ENE   57 miles [91.7 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   SE   63 miles [101.4 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSW   72 miles [115.9 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   N   98 miles [157.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Donalsonville Muni.   [Map]   17J   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marianna Muni.(ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]   MAI   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Early Co. Airport(ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]   BIJ   NNE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Decatur Co. Air Park (BGE/KBGE)   [Map]   BGE   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Altha Intl.   [Map]   ---   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NNW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   WSW   37 miles [59.5 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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
 
Marianna Muni.   (ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Early Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Decatur Co. Air Park   (BGE/KBGE)   [Map]
        Website for Decatur County Industrial Air Park
        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
 
Camilla - Mitchell Co. Airport   (ICAO: KCXU)   [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
 
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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        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 Chandlers Ferry.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chandlers Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0988, Longitude: -85.0319     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chandlers Ferry 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 Chandlers Ferry), 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 Chandlers Ferry.



 
 
 

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