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Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Flomaton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Pensacola (FL). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the south of Flomaton. Pensacola (FL) has a population of 53,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Daphne. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the southwest of Flomaton and has a population of 24,900 people.

For comparison, Flomaton has a population of 1,400 people.

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   9,063   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Atmore   [Map]   10,049   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,118   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Brewton   [Map]   5,434   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,954   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fairhope   [Map]   18,730   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Foley   [Map]   17,218   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,110   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Robertsdale   [Map]   5,894   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Saraland   [Map]   13,906   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Satsuma   [Map]   6,182   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Spanish Fort   [Map]   8,065   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Crestview (FL)   [Map]   23,270   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Gulf Breeze (FL)   [Map]   6,323   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Milton (FL)   [Map]   9,628   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Castleberry   [Map]   565   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
East Brewton   [Map]   2,419   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Goodway   [Map]   ---   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Huxford   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Lenox   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Perdido   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Pollard   [Map]   135   E   5 miles [8 km]
Range   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Riverview   [Map]   182   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Barrineau Park (FL)   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Century (FL)   [Map]   1,762   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Jay (FL)   [Map]   578   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
McDavid (FL)   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Molino (FL)   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Walnut Hill (FL)   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Escambia County ...

Flomaton is located in Escambia County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Escambia County: Baldwin, Conecuh, Covington, Monroe, Escambia (FL), Okaloosa (FL) & Santa Rosa (FL).

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Flomaton ...

Looking for more information about Flomaton? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Flomaton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Flomaton.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Flomaton ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Peter Prince Fld.   [Map]   2R4   SSE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   N   31 miles [49.9 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 Flomaton.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Flomaton. 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   56 miles [90.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   WSW   54 miles [86.9 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   WSW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NNE   103 miles [165.8 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   ESE   108 miles [173.8 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ENE   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Peter Prince Fld.   [Map]   2R4   SSE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   N   31 miles [49.9 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.

Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [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
 
Jack Edwards Airport   (ICAO: KJKA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional 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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County 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
 
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
        Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.al.us/

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 Flomaton.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Flomaton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0039, Longitude: -87.2638     [Map].

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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 Flomaton), 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 Flomaton.



 
 
 

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