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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Gladys Landing.

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Around Gladys Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the northeast of Gladys Landing. Tuscaloosa has a population of 98,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Meridian (MS). It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the southwest of Gladys Landing and has a population of 39,700 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 Gladys Landing and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Aliceville   [Map]   2,381   N   23 miles [37 km]
Butler   [Map]   1,798   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,648   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,148   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Eutaw   [Map]   2,766   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gordo   [Map]   1,687   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,387   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Linden   [Map]   2,025   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,414   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,447   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,460   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Northport   [Map]   24,772   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,415   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
York   [Map]   2,399   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Macon (MS)   [Map]   2,616   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Akron   [Map]   337   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Arrington   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Boligee   [Map]   309   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Clinton   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Emelle   [Map]   50   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Epes   [Map]   183   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Forkland   [Map]   601   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gainesville   [Map]   197   W   5 miles [8 km]
Geiger   [Map]   161   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Moore Town   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Oak Village   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Panola   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sawyerville   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Union   [Map]   223   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
West Greene   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Greene County ...

Gladys Landing is located in Greene County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Greene County: Hale, Marengo, Pickens, Sumter & Tuscaloosa.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Gladys Landing ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   SSE   23 miles [37 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Macon Muni.   [Map]   20M   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   41 miles [66 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   N   41 miles [66 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 Gladys Landing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Gladys Landing. 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   NE   93 miles [149.7 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSE   167 miles [268.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   182 miles [292.9 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   190 miles [305.8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   218 miles [350.8 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   243 miles [391.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ESE   102 miles [164.2 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   SW   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   SSE   23 miles [37 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Macon Muni.   [Map]   20M   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   41 miles [66 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   N   41 miles [66 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Key Fld.   (MEI/KMEI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport   (UBS/KUBS)   [Map]
        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
 
Golden Triangle Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGTR)   [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
 
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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel 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 Gladys Landing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gladys Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7846, Longitude: -88.0664     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gladys Landing 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 Gladys Landing), 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 Gladys Landing.



 
 
 

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