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Introduction ...

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

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Around Huxford ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Mobile. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southwest of Huxford. Mobile has a population of 194,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Daphne. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the southwest of Huxford and has a population of 24,900 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 Huxford and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Atmore   [Map]   10,049   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,118   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Brewton   [Map]   5,434   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,954   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,887   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,774   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,967   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,110   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Prichard   [Map]   22,351   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Robertsdale   [Map]   5,894   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Saraland   [Map]   13,906   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Satsuma   [Map]   6,182   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Spanish Fort   [Map]   8,065   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,051   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Milton (FL)   [Map]   9,628   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Excel   [Map]   672   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Flomaton   [Map]   1,411   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Frisco City   [Map]   1,223   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gainestown   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Goodway   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lenox   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Little River   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Megargel   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mexia   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Perdido   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Perdue Hill   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Range   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Repton   [Map]   272   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Tensaw   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Uriah   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Escambia County ...

Huxford 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).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Huxford ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   NNW   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 Huxford.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Huxford. 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   SSE   54 miles [86.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   75 miles [120.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SW   54 miles [86.9 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   W   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   NNW   36 miles [57.9 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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [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
 
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
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal 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
 
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 Huxford.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Huxford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2202, Longitude: -87.4619     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Huxford 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 Huxford), 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 Huxford.



 
 
 

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