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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Little Shawmut.

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Around Little Shawmut ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Columbus (GA). It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the southeast of Little Shawmut. Columbus (GA) has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the southwest of Little Shawmut 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 from Little Shawmut and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,452   N   Less than 2 miles
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Phenix City   [Map]   37,570   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   6,005   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Smith's Station   [Map]   5,300   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,778   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Grantville (GA)   [Map]   3,183   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
LaGrange (GA)   [Map]   30,695   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Manchester (GA)   [Map]   4,095   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Newnan (GA)   [Map]   37,291   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Senoia (GA)   [Map]   4,073   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
West Point (GA)   [Map]   3,728   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Cusseta   [Map]   124   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Eady City   [Map]   ---   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Evansville   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Five Points   [Map]   142   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fredonia   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Huguley   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
LaFayette   [Map]   2,990   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Penton   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Plant City   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Salem   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Standing Rock   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Abbottsford (GA)   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pine Lake (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pioneer Village (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
West Lake Village (GA)   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Chambers County ...

Little Shawmut is located in Chambers County.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Little Shawmut ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   27 miles [43.5 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 Little Shawmut.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Little Shawmut. 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   70 miles [112.7 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   WNW   101 miles [162.5 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSW   180 miles [289.7 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   200 miles [321.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Roosevelt Meml.   [Map]   5A9   E   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
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [Map]
        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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport   (ICAO: KCCO)   [Map]
        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 Little Shawmut.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Shawmut. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8468, Longitude: -85.2099     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Little Shawmut 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 Little Shawmut), 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 Little Shawmut.



 
 
 

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