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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Green Pond.

This page contains five sections:

Around Green Pond ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the northeast of Green Pond. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the west of Green Pond and has a population of 98,300 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 Green Pond and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Calera   [Map]   13,213   E   23 miles [37 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,711   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,848   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,071   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northport   [Map]   24,772   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abernant   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Adger   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,822   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Eddings   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Italian Town   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Kimbrell   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lake View   [Map]   2,114   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
McCalla   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
North Bibb   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
North Johns   [Map]   142   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Sawmill Town   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Tannehill   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Vance   [Map]   1,513   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
West Blocton   [Map]   1,261   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Woodstock   [Map]   1,547   S   Less than 2 miles

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

Bibb County ...

Green Pond is located in Bibb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Bibb County: Chilton, Hale, Jefferson, Perry, Shelby & Tuscaloosa.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Green Pond ...

Looking for more information about Green Pond? 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 Green Pond, 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 Green Pond.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Green Pond ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SE   39 miles [62.8 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 Green Pond.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Green Pond. 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   31 miles [49.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   158 miles [254.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   190 miles [305.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   192 miles [309 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   201 miles [323.5 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   205 miles [329.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SSE   76 miles [122.3 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   N   99 miles [159.3 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   101 miles [162.5 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NNW   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SE   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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.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 Green Pond.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Green Pond. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Green Pond) 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 Green Pond. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Green Pond

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Green Pond. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2251, Longitude: -87.1264     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Green Pond 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 Green Pond), 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 Green Pond.



 
 
 

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