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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lynn Haven.

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Around Lynn Haven ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of Lynn Haven. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It lies just northwest of Lynn Haven and has a population of 98,300 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 Lynn Haven and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Calera   [Map]   13,213   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Chelsea   [Map]   12,059   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   10,907   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,711   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,848   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,071   N   46 miles [74 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Northport   [Map]   24,772   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta City   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,822   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,648   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Coker   [Map]   978   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cottondale   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
Duncanville   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Foster's   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Holt   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ingleside Village   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Kellerman   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lake Front Village   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Peterson   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Sahama Village   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Vance   [Map]   1,513   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wood Village   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Tuscaloosa County ...

Lynn Haven is located in Tuscaloosa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tuscaloosa County: Bibb, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Jefferson & Pickens.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Lynn Haven ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   ENE   32 miles [51.5 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   SSW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   40 miles [64.4 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 Lynn Haven.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lynn Haven. 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   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   178 miles [286.5 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   188 miles [302.6 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   191 miles [307.4 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   195 miles [313.8 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   207 miles [333.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNE   107 miles [172.2 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   N   107 miles [172.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   ENE   32 miles [51.5 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   SSW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   W   42 miles [67.6 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
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        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
 
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
 
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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lynn Haven. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.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 Lynn Haven.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lynn Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1982, Longitude: -87.4717     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lynn Haven 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 Lynn Haven), 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 Lynn Haven.



 
 
 

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