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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Moore's Bridge.

This page contains four sections:

Around Moore's Bridge ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the southeast of Moore's Bridge. Tuscaloosa has a population of 98,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bessemer. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the east of Moore's Bridge and has a population of 26,700 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 Moore's Bridge and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Adamsville   [Map]   4,400   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Brent   [Map]   4,898   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Brighton   [Map]   2,862   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   10,907   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fayette   [Map]   4,490   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   6,772   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,071   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Midfield   [Map]   5,222   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Northport   [Map]   24,772   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pleasant Grove   [Map]   10,260   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Winfield   [Map]   4,570   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Aberdeen (MS)   [Map]   5,397   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]   23,168   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
West Point (MS)   [Map]   10,990   W   50 miles [80.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bankston   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Belk   [Map]   210   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Berry   [Map]   1,113   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Buhl   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Coker   [Map]   978   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Echola   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Elrod   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gordo   [Map]   1,687   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kennedy   [Map]   428   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lake Front Village   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Millport   [Map]   998   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Reform   [Map]   1,632   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rossland City   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Samantha   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Moore's Bridge, please visit our County-by-County Page for Moore's Bridge.

Tuscaloosa County ...

Moore's Bridge 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 Moore's Bridge.

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

Airports Near Moore's Bridge ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Moore's Bridge.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   N   18 miles [29 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SSE   18 miles [29 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lamar Co. Airport   [Map]   M55   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport(UBS/KUBS)   [Map]   UBS   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Phillips Intl.   [Map]   ---   W   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 Moore's Bridge.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Moore's Bridge. 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   E   60 miles [96.6 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   166 miles [267.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   194 miles [312.2 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   195 miles [313.8 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   208 miles [334.7 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   217 miles [349.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SSE   18 miles [29 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   N   90 miles [144.8 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NE   100 miles [160.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SE   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   N   18 miles [29 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lamar Co. Airport   [Map]   M55   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport(UBS/KUBS)   [Map]   UBS   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Phillips Intl.   [Map]   ---   W   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
 
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
 
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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International 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 Moore's Bridge.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moore's Bridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4487, Longitude: -87.7936     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Moore's Bridge 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 Moore's Bridge), 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 Moore's Bridge.



 
 
 

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