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Introduction ...

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

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Around Lambert ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Mobile. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the south of Lambert. Mobile has a population of 194,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Daphne. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the southeast of Lambert 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 starting from Lambert and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Atmore   [Map]   10,049   E   41 miles [66 km]
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,118   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,954   S   18 miles [29 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,887   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Fairhope   [Map]   18,730   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,967   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Prichard   [Map]   22,351   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Robertsdale   [Map]   5,894   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Saraland   [Map]   13,906   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Satsuma   [Map]   6,182   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Semmes   [Map]   3,886   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Spanish Fort   [Map]   8,065   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gautier (MS)   [Map]   18,570   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Moss Point (MS)   [Map]   13,654   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Pascagoula (MS)   [Map]   22,126   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Axis   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Barry Village   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bucks   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Calvert   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chunchula   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Creola   [Map]   1,955   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Deer Park   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fairford   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gulfcrest   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Malcolm   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   1,518   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Movico   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sims Chapel   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wilmer   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brown Town (MS)   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Mobile County ...

Lambert is located in Mobile County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mobile County: Baldwin, Washington, George (MS), Greene (MS) & Jackson (MS). Mobile Bay is to the east and the Gulf of Mexico lies to the south.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Lambert ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   S   23 miles [37 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
St. Elmo Airport   [Map]   2R5   S   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 Lambert.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lambert. 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   ESE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   ESE   105 miles [169 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNE   194 miles [312.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   S   23 miles [37 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
St. Elmo Airport   [Map]   2R5   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Trent Lott Intl. (ICAO: KPQL)   [Map]   PQL   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Fairhope Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   43 miles [69.2 km]
H. L. Sonny Callahan Airport(ICAO: K4R4)   [Map]   4R4   SSE   43 miles [69.2 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
 
Trent Lott Intl.   (ICAO: KPQL)   [Map]
        Website for Trent Lott International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
H. L. Sonny Callahan Airport   (ICAO: K4R4)   [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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lambert. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 Lambert.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lambert. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0280, Longitude: -88.1933     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lambert 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 Lambert), 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 Lambert.



 
 
 

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