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Introduction ...

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

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Around Kyles ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the west of Kyles. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Madison. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the west of Kyles and has a population of 47,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Kyles and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   S   41 miles [66 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,031   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,803   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
LaFayette (GA)   [Map]   7,173   E   41 miles [66 km]
Rossville (GA)   [Map]   3,997   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Summerville (GA)   [Map]   4,452   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]   ---   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Milbro Heights (TN)   [Map]   ---   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Signal Terrace (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Dutton   [Map]   310   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Estillfork   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fackler   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Flat Rock   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hollytree   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   974   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Hytop   [Map]   349   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pisgah   [Map]   711   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pleasant Groves   [Map]   414   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Princeton   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Section   [Map]   759   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Skyline   [Map]   839   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Stevenson   [Map]   1,991   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Trenton   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Jackson County ...

Kyles is located in Jackson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jackson County: DeKalb, Madison, Marshall, Dade (GA), Franklin (TN) & Marion (TN).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Kyles ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   SSW   31 miles [49.9 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 Kyles.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kyles. 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   SSW   95 miles [152.9 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   120 miles [193.1 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   133 miles [214 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WSW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   ENE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   90 miles [144.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   SSW   31 miles [49.9 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth 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
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
        Website for Fayetteville Municipal 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
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tullahoma Rgnl.   (THA/KTHA)   [Map]
        Website for Tullahoma Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune 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 Kyles.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kyles. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7948, Longitude: -86.0086     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kyles 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 Kyles), 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 Kyles.



 
 
 

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