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Introduction ...

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

This page contains four sections:

Around Macedonia ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Newnan (GA). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the east of Macedonia. Newnan (GA) has a population of 37,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rome (GA). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the north of Macedonia and has a population of 36,300 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 from Macedonia and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,203   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,841   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dallas (GA)   [Map]   12,870   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Douglasville (GA)   [Map]   32,897   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Fairburn (GA)   [Map]   13,967   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
LaGrange (GA)   [Map]   30,695   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Peachtree City (GA)   [Map]   35,240   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Powder Springs (GA)   [Map]   14,826   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Union City (GA)   [Map]   20,805   E   46 miles [74 km]
Villa Rica (GA)   [Map]   14,904   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Arbacoochee   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Edwardsville   [Map]   204   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fruithurst   [Map]   282   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Graham   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Heflin   [Map]   3,499   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Micaville   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Morrison Crossroad   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Muscadine   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Newell   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ranburne   [Map]   409   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Bowdon (GA)   [Map]   2,072   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Budapest (GA)   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ephesus (GA)   [Map]   420   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mount Zion (GA)   [Map]   1,737   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tallapoosa (GA)   [Map]   3,171   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Cleburne County ...

Macedonia is located in Cleburne County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cleburne County: Calhoun, Cherokee, Clay, Randolph, Talladega, Carroll (GA), Haralson (GA) & Polk (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Macedonia ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wilson Intl.   [Map]   27GA   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Paulding County Rgnl.   [Map]   PUJ   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Polk Co. Airport   [Map]   4A4   NNE   33 miles [53.1 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 Macedonia.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Macedonia. 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   E   54 miles [86.9 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   W   79 miles [127.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SSE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   N   101 miles [162.5 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SW   106 miles [170.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   108 miles [173.8 km]
Middle Georgia Rgnl.(MCN/KMCN)   [Map]   MCN   ESE   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wilson Intl.   [Map]   27GA   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Paulding County Rgnl.   [Map]   PUJ   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Polk Co. Airport   [Map]   4A4   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   NNW   37 miles [59.5 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [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
 
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport   (ICAO: KCCO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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
 
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 Macedonia.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Macedonia. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5773, Longitude: -85.3708     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Macedonia 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 Macedonia), 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 Macedonia.



 
 
 

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