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Introduction ...

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

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Around Dingler ...

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

The next largest community is Newnan (GA). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Dingler and has a population of 37,300 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dingler and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   6,524   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,646   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,580   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,572   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,657   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,203   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
LaGrange (GA)   [Map]   30,695   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Villa Rica (GA)   [Map]   14,904   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Almond   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ashland   [Map]   1,983   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Barfield   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Cragford   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Delta   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elder   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hollis Crossroads   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lineville   [Map]   2,319   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mellow Valley   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Micaville   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Morrison Crossroad   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Motley   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Newell   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wedowee   [Map]   809   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Woodland   [Map]   183   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Randolph County ...

Dingler is located in Randolph County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Randolph County: Chambers, Clay, Cleburne, Tallapoosa, Carroll (GA), Heard (GA) & Troup (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Dingler ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Cavers Grove   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast of Dingler   [Map]
Christiana   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Cragford   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Delta   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Fuller Crossroad   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Liberty   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Lineville   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the West   [Map]
Rockdale   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the East   [Map]
Swagg   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Wildwood   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Alabama

    Alabama Tourism
    Alabama Parks

    Fishing in Alabama
    Hunting in Alabama


National Park System (NPS) - Parks, Monuments & Preserves

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alabama

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alabama

Airports Near Dingler ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   NE   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 Dingler.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Dingler. 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   66 miles [106.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   72 miles [115.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   69 miles [111 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SSW   83 miles [133.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   114 miles [183.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   S   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.

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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [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
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Alabama

About Randolph County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dingler. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Dingler.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dingler. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3312, Longitude: -85.6308     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dingler 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 Dingler), 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 Dingler.



 
 
 

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