Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Jackson Ferry. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jackson Ferry) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jackson Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4941, Longitude: -87.9097 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Jackson Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).