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Introduction ...

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

This page contains four sections:

Around Estillfork ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the southwest of Estillfork. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southwest of Estillfork and has a population of 55,400 people.

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Athens   [Map]   24,966   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Priceville   [Map]   3,179   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,031   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Chickamauga (GA)   [Map]   3,107   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Rossville (GA)   [Map]   3,997   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Signal Terrace (TN)   [Map]   ---   E   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Fackler   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gurley   [Map]   788   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hollytree   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   974   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hytop   [Map]   349   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
New Market   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pleasant Groves   [Map]   414   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Princeton   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Skyline   [Map]   839   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Trenton   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Flintville (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Huntland (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sal City (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Jackson County ...

Estillfork is located in Jackson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jackson County: DeKalb, Madison, Marshall, Dade (GA), Franklin (TN) & Marion (TN).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Estillfork ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fayetteville Muni. (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   FYM   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tullahoma Rgnl. (THA/KTHA)   [Map]   THA   N   32 miles [51.5 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 Estillfork.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Estillfork. 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
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SSW   98 miles [157.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   132 miles [212.4 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   137 miles [220.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WSW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   E   55 miles [88.5 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   82 miles [132 km]
John C. Tune Airport (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]   JWN   NNW   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fayetteville Muni. (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   FYM   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tullahoma Rgnl. (THA/KTHA)   [Map]   THA   N   32 miles [51.5 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.

Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        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
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
        Website for Fayetteville Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tullahoma Rgnl.   (THA/KTHA)   [Map]
        Website for Tullahoma Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [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
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelbyville Muni.   (SYI/KSYI)   [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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune 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 Estillfork.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Estillfork. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Estillfork

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Estillfork. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9101, Longitude: -86.1705     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Estillfork 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 Estillfork), 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 Estillfork.



 
 
 

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