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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Fairview West.

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Around Fairview West ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the south of Fairview West. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Huntsville. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Fairview West and has a population of 191,000 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 Fairview West and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   S   46 miles [74 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,350   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Decatur   [Map]   55,437   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,493   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,848   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   N   46 miles [74 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   S   40 miles [64.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bangor   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Blount Springs   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Blountsville   [Map]   1,697   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bremen   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Colony   [Map]   273   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dodge City   [Map]   603   W   5 miles [8 km]
East Point   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Garden City   [Map]   496   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Good Hope   [Map]   2,281   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gum Springs   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hanceville   [Map]   3,281   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Hayden   [Map]   1,341   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Nectar   [Map]   345   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Smoke Rise   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
White City   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Cullman County ...

Fairview West is located in Cullman County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cullman County: Blount, Lawrence, Marshall, Morgan, Walker & Winston.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Fairview West ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   WNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ENE   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 Fairview West.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Fairview West. 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   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   138 miles [222.1 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   144 miles [231.7 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   193 miles [310.6 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   200 miles [321.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   N   41 miles [66 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NW   67 miles [107.8 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SE   103 miles [165.8 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   WSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   WNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   NE   39 miles [62.8 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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [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
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Posey Fld.   (ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]
        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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.us/

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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 Fairview West.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairview West. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0332, Longitude: -86.7956     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fairview West 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 Fairview West), 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 Fairview West.



 
 
 

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