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Introduction ...

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

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Around Lewiston ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the northeast of Lewiston. Tuscaloosa has a population of 98,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Northport. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the northeast of Lewiston and has a population of 24,800 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 Lewiston and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Aliceville   [Map]   2,381   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Brent   [Map]   4,898   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,822   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,148   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Eutaw   [Map]   2,766   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fayette   [Map]   4,490   N   46 miles [74 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,387   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,414   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,447   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,460   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,415   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Vernon   [Map]   1,895   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
York   [Map]   2,399   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]   23,168   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Macon (MS)   [Map]   2,616   W   31 miles [49.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Akron   [Map]   337   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Beaver Town   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Boligee   [Map]   309   S   18 miles [29 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   988   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clinton   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elrod   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gainesville   [Map]   197   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Knoxville   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
McMullen   [Map]   10   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Memphis   [Map]   28   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oak Village   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Panola   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ralph   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Union   [Map]   223   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
West Greene   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Greene County ...

Lewiston is located in Greene County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Greene County: Hale, Marengo, Pickens, Sumter & Tuscaloosa.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Lewiston ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   N   23 miles [37 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   ENE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Macon Muni.   [Map]   20M   WNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport(UBS/KUBS)   [Map]   UBS   NW   35 miles [56.3 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 Lewiston.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lewiston. 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   ENE   81 miles [130.4 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   177 miles [284.9 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSE   183 miles [294.5 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   197 miles [317 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   211 miles [339.6 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   226 miles [363.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   ENE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ESE   107 miles [172.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   N   23 miles [37 km]
Macon Muni.   [Map]   20M   WNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport(UBS/KUBS)   [Map]   UBS   NW   35 miles [56.3 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth 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
 
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport   (UBS/KUBS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Golden Triangle Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGTR)   [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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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 Lewiston.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lewiston. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0410, Longitude: -88.0203     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lewiston 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 Lewiston), 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 Lewiston.



 
 
 

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