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Halls Ferry, Alabama
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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Halls Ferry.

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Around Halls Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Prattville. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of Halls Ferry. Prattville has a population of 35,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Selma. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the north of Halls Ferry and has a population of 19,500 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 Halls Ferry and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden   [Map]   1,930   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,148   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,774   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fort Deposit   [Map]   1,240   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,667   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,387   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,845   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,494   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Linden   [Map]   2,025   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,447   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,110   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Mosses   [Map]   955   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,051   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,415   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   3,849   N   24 miles [38.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Boykin   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Catherine   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Furman   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Marion Junction   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Millers Ferry   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Minter   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   25   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Orrville   [Map]   190   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Safford   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sardis   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Snow Hill   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sunset Mill Village   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Tyler   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Dallas County ...

Halls Ferry is located in Dallas County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Dallas County: Autauga, Chilton, Lowndes, Marengo, Perry & Wilcox.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Halls Ferry ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Craig Fld.(ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   SEM   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   ESE   35 miles [56.3 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 Halls Ferry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Halls Ferry. 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   NNE   100 miles [160.9 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   116 miles [186.7 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   121 miles [194.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   188 miles [302.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ENE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ESE   115 miles [185.1 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSW   118 miles [189.9 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SSW   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Craig Fld.(ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   SEM   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   ESE   35 miles [56.3 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
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [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
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        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 Halls Ferry.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Halls Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1535, Longitude: -87.1583     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Halls Ferry 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 Halls Ferry), 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 Halls Ferry.



 
 
 

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