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Introduction ...

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

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Around Deans ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northwest of Deans. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the northwest of Deans and has a population of 84,800 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 you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,420   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bon Air   [Map]   114   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Childersburg   [Map]   5,046   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Comerdale   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Gantts Quarry   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Merrell Beach   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mignon   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   517   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Pine Grove Village   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Shelby   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Stewartville   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,657   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Talladega Springs   [Map]   163   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Weogufka   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Wilsonville   [Map]   1,980   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Talladega County ...

Deans is located in Talladega County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Talladega County: Calhoun, Clay, Cleburne, Coosa, Saint Clair & Shelby.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Deans ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   ENE   5 miles [8 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   W   23 miles [37 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   ENE   34 miles [54.7 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 Deans.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Deans. 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   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   183 miles [294.5 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   190 miles [305.8 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   206 miles [331.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   S   57 miles [91.7 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   58 miles [93.3 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   71 miles [114.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ESE   94 miles [151.3 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   ENE   5 miles [8 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   W   23 miles [37 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   ENE   34 miles [54.7 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
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [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
 
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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deans. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1398, Longitude: -86.3844     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Deans 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 Deans), 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 Deans.



 
 
 

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