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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lake Forest Estates.

This page contains four sections:

Around Lake Forest Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Columbus (GA). It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the southeast of Lake Forest Estates. Columbus (GA) has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It lies just southwest of Lake Forest Estates and has a population of 62,100 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 Lake Forest Estates and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,452   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Phenix City   [Map]   37,570   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   6,005   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Smith's Station   [Map]   5,300   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,778   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   7,994   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Grantville (GA)   [Map]   3,183   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
LaGrange (GA)   [Map]   30,695   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Manchester (GA)   [Map]   4,095   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
West Point (GA)   [Map]   3,728   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Beauregard   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
The Bottle   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Camp Hill   [Map]   981   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Crawford   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cusseta   [Map]   124   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Eady City   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Huguley   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
LaFayette   [Map]   2,990   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Loachapoka   [Map]   190   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marvyn   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Plant City   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Prince Crossroads   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ridgewood Village   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Salem   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Waverly   [Map]   148   W   11 miles [17.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Lake Forest Estates, please visit our County-by-County Page for Lake Forest Estates.

Lee County ...

Lake Forest Estates is located in Lee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lee County: Chambers, Macon, Russell, Tallapoosa, Harris (GA) & Muscogee (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Lake Forest Estates.

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

Airports Near Lake Forest Estates ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Lake Forest Estates.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   SSW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   SW   23 miles [37 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   ENE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   ENE   30 miles [48.3 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 Lake Forest Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lake Forest Estates. 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
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   85 miles [136.8 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NW   99 miles [159.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WSW   64 miles [103 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   SSW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   SW   23 miles [37 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   ENE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   ENE   30 miles [48.3 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.

Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [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
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
        Website for Savannah / Hilton Head 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lake Forest Estates.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Lake Forest Estates. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lake Forest Estates) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Forest Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6904, Longitude: -85.3805     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lake Forest Estates 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 Lake Forest Estates), 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 Lake Forest Estates.



 
 
 

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