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Introduction ...

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

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Around Earlytown ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the east of Earlytown. Dothan has a population of 68,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the northeast of Earlytown and has a population of 28,000 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 starting from Earlytown and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   9,063   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,460   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   N   41 miles [66 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,658   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,726   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,565   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Crestview (FL)   [Map]   23,270   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
De Funiak Springs (FL)   [Map]   5,795   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Niceville (FL)   [Map]   14,714   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Valparaiso (FL)   [Map]   5,023   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Babbie   [Map]   606   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Battens Crossroads   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Beulah   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Central City   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Chancellor   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coffee Springs   [Map]   229   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
County Line   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Florala   [Map]   1,973   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Horn Hill   [Map]   229   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kinston   [Map]   540   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lockhart   [Map]   519   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Onycha   [Map]   185   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Samson   [Map]   1,928   E   5 miles [8 km]
Sanford   [Map]   247   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Paxton (FL)   [Map]   749   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Geneva County ...

Earlytown is located in Geneva County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Geneva County: Coffee, Covington, Dale, Houston, Holmes (FL) & Walton (FL).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Earlytown ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Florala Muni.(ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   0J4   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Defuniak Springs Airport   [Map]   54J   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bob Sikes Airport(ICAO: KCEW)   [Map]   CEW   SW   33 miles [53.1 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 Earlytown.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Earlytown. 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   SSW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   77 miles [123.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ENE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSE   68 miles [109.4 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   N   82 miles [132 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ENE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   ESE   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Florala Muni.(ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   0J4   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Defuniak Springs Airport   [Map]   54J   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bob Sikes Airport(ICAO: KCEW)   [Map]   CEW   SW   33 miles [53.1 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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [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
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bob Sikes Airport   (ICAO: KCEW)   [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
 
Destin Airport   (ICAO: KDTS)   [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
 
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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International 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
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional 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 Earlytown.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Earlytown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1285, Longitude: -86.1294     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Earlytown 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 Earlytown), 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 Earlytown.



 
 
 

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