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Introduction ...

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

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Around Lathamville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the northwest of Lathamville. Huntsville has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Madison. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the northwest of Lathamville and has a population of 48,000 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 Lathamville and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,112   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   W   46 miles [74 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   S   18 miles [29 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,437   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,657   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,120   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,794   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,531   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,600   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,799   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Rome (GA)   [Map]   36,407   E   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Chigger Hill   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,963   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cotnam   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,841   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Dawson   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,017   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Geraldine   [Map]   898   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gregory   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Grove Oak   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lakeview   [Map]   143   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mountainboro   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Rabbit Town   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Reece City   [Map]   628   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sardis City   [Map]   1,771   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Whitesboro   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

DeKalb County ...

Lathamville is located in DeKalb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of DeKalb County: Cherokee, Etowah, Jackson, Marshall, Chattooga (GA), Dade (GA) & Walker (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lathamville ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Crossville   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast of Lathamville   [Map]
Double Bridges   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Geraldine   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the North   [Map]
Kilpatrick   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Liberty   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Liberty Hill   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Lot (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Marcus (Historic)   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Marshall   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Painter   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Pulltight   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Rains (Historic)   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Rogers   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Alabama

    Alabama Tourism
    Alabama Parks

    Fishing in Alabama
    Hunting in Alabama


National Park System (NPS) - Parks, Monuments & Preserves

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alabama

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alabama

Airports Near Lathamville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   WSW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   ESE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   SW   28 miles [45.1 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 Lathamville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lathamville. 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   SW   64 miles [103 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   101 miles [162.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   132 miles [212.4 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   156 miles [251.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   87 miles [140 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WNW   95 miles [152.9 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SW   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   WSW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   ESE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   SW   28 miles [45.1 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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        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
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lathamville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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 Lathamville.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lathamville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2734, Longitude: -86.0333     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lathamville 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 Lathamville), 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 Lathamville.



 
 
 

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