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Introduction ...

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

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Around Lugo ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Columbus (GA). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the north of Lugo. Columbus (GA) has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Lugo and has a population of 62,100 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lugo and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,620   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,925   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,596   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Midland City   [Map]   2,386   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Phenix City   [Map]   37,570   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Smith's Station   [Map]   5,300   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]   4,871   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Cuthbert (GA)   [Map]   3,670   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Dawson (GA)   [Map]   4,353   E   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Baker Hill   [Map]   265   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Comer   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cottonton   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hatchechubbee   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Holy Trinity   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hurtsboro   [Map]   600   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Louisville   [Map]   487   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Midway   [Map]   488   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pittsview   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Seale   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Spring Hill   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Three Notch   [Map]   ---   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Georgetown (GA)   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Morris (GA)   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Omaha (GA)   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Barbour County ...

Lugo is located in Barbour County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Barbour County: Bullock, Dale, Henry, Pike, Russell, Clay (GA), Quitman (GA) & Stewart (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Lugo ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Weedon Fld.(ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]   EUF   ESE   5 miles [8 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Cuthbert - Randolph Airport   [Map]   25J   SE   29 miles [46.7 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 Lugo.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lugo. 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   NNE   124 miles [199.6 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SW   128 miles [206 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NW   141 miles [226.9 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   155 miles [249.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NNE   41 miles [66 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSW   46 miles [74 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ESE   66 miles [106.2 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WNW   72 miles [115.9 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   N   80 miles [128.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Weedon Fld.(ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]   EUF   ESE   5 miles [8 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Cuthbert - Randolph Airport   [Map]   25J   SE   29 miles [46.7 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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Weedon Fld.   (ICAO: KEUF)   [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
 
Early Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBIJ)   [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
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [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
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
        Website for Jacksonville International 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [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 Lugo.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lugo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9657, Longitude: -85.2149     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lugo 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 Lugo), 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 Lugo.



 
 
 

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