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Introduction ...

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

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Around Clarkesville Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the northwest of Clarkesville Ferry. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the west of Clarkesville Ferry and has a population of 55,400 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Athens   [Map]   24,966   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Attalla   [Map]   5,899   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,350   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   E   46 miles [74 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,493   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Oneonta   [Map]   6,615   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,580   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,572   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Cove   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Friendship   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grant   [Map]   903   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hog Jaw   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hulaco   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Joppa   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lacey's Spring   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Morgan City   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,800   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]   1,785   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pine Lake Village   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Scant City   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Union Grove   [Map]   79   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Madison County ...

Clarkesville Ferry is located in Madison County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Madison County: Jackson, Limestone, Marshall, Morgan, Franklin (TN) & Lincoln (TN).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Clarkesville Ferry ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.(ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   DCU   WNW   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 Clarkesville Ferry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Clarkesville 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
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SSW   65 miles [104.6 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   113 miles [181.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   132 miles [212.4 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   168 miles [270.4 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   200 miles [321.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WNW   65 miles [104.6 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   ENE   83 miles [133.6 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SW   107 miles [172.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SE   114 miles [183.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.(ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   DCU   WNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   ENE   31 miles [49.9 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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [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
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
        Website for Fayetteville Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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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 Clarkesville Ferry.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clarkesville Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4856, Longitude: -86.5053     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clarkesville 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 Clarkesville 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 Clarkesville Ferry.



 
 
 

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