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Introduction ...

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

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Around Elsmeade ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It lies immediately north of Elsmeade. Montgomery has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northeast of Elsmeade and has a population of 62,100 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 Elsmeade and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Clanton   [Map]   8,844   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Dadeville   [Map]   3,150   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,845   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   S   41 miles [66 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,274   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,420   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Selma   [Map]   19,519   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,778   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   3,849   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   7,994   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Ada   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Blue Ridge   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Burkville   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cecil   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coosada   [Map]   1,240   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gibbs Village   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Highland Village   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Hope Hull   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mount Meigs   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Pintlala   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sunshine Village   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Waugh   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Young Forte Village   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Montgomery County ...

Elsmeade is located in Montgomery County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Montgomery County: Autauga, Bullock, Crenshaw, Elmore, Lowndes, Macon & Pike.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Elsmeade ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   SW   30 miles [48.3 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 Elsmeade.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Elsmeade. 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   NNW   90 miles [144.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   127 miles [204.4 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   138 miles [222.1 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   140 miles [225.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NE   76 miles [122.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   E   78 miles [125.5 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SE   84 miles [135.2 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NW   99 miles [159.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   ENE   35 miles [56.3 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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        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
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [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
 
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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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
 

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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 Elsmeade.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elsmeade. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3210, Longitude: -86.2689     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Elsmeade 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 Elsmeade), 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 Elsmeade.



 
 
 

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