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Introduction ...

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

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Around Corinth ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Auburn. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the south of Corinth. Auburn has a population of 62,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is LaGrange (GA). It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the east of Corinth and has a population of 30,700 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 Corinth and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Childersburg   [Map]   5,046   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   N   41 miles [66 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,452   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   6,524   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,646   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   6,005   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,657   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bremen (GA)   [Map]   6,355   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,203   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abanda   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Almond   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Ashland   [Map]   1,983   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Barfield   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cragford   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Daviston   [Map]   210   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Frog Eye   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Goldville   [Map]   54   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lineville   [Map]   2,319   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mellow Valley   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Millerville   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Motley   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
New Site   [Map]   755   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wadley   [Map]   738   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Wedowee   [Map]   809   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Clay County ...

Corinth is located in Clay County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Clay County: Cleburne, Coosa, Randolph, Talladega & Tallapoosa.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Corinth ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   W   35 miles [56.3 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 Corinth.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Corinth. 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   WNW   65 miles [104.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   78 miles [125.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   64 miles [103 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SW   74 miles [119.1 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   SE   38 miles [61.2 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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International 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
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]
        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
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
        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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
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
 
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 Corinth.

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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 Corinth. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Corinth) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Corinth. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2054, Longitude: -85.6916     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Corinth 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 Corinth), 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 Corinth.



 
 
 

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