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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Hooper City.

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Around Hooper City ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It lies just southeast of Hooper City. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the southwest of Hooper City 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 starting from Hooper City and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,350   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   S   18 miles [29 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,848   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,071   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Northport   [Map]   24,772   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Brookside   [Map]   1,329   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Daisey City   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Docena   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Edgewater   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Forestdale   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Fultondale   [Map]   9,048   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
McDonald Chapel   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Minor   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Pratt City   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Scarlet Town   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Tarrant   [Map]   6,210   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Vulcan City   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Watson   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]

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

Jefferson County ...

Hooper City is located in Jefferson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jefferson County: Bibb, Blount, Saint Clair, Shelby, Tuscaloosa & Walker.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Hooper City ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   E   5 miles [8 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   NW   36 miles [57.9 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 Hooper City.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hooper City. 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   E   5 miles [8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   138 miles [222.1 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   177 miles [284.9 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   206 miles [331.5 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   212 miles [341.2 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   213 miles [342.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WSW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   N   74 miles [119.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   ESE   89 miles [143.2 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SSE   90 miles [144.8 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NNW   93 miles [149.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   SSW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   E   45 miles [72.4 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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
 
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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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 Hooper City.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hooper City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5554, Longitude: -86.8411     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hooper City 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 Hooper City), 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 Hooper City.



 
 
 

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