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Introduction ...

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

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Around Musgrove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the west of where Musgrove would have been located. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rome (GA). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the southeast of Musgrove 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 and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,580   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,572   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,309   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,841   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,803   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Milbro Heights (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bootsville   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Douglas   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dutton   [Map]   310   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,023   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hammondville   [Map]   487   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,346   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lakeview   [Map]   143   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pine Ridge   [Map]   283   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Pisgah   [Map]   711   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Powell   [Map]   957   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,031   SW   Less than 2 miles
Rock City   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Section   [Map]   759   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Shiloh   [Map]   275   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sylvania   [Map]   1,854   N   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

DeKalb County ...

Musgrove would have been located within present day DeKalb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of DeKalb County: Cherokee, Etowah, Jackson, Marshall, Chattooga (GA), Dade (GA) & Walker (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Musgrove ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   ESE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   ENE   32 miles [51.5 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 Musgrove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Musgrove. 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   SW   84 miles [135.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   100 miles [160.9 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   121 miles [194.7 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   136 miles [218.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   W   54 miles [86.9 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   99 miles [159.3 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   ESE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   ENE   32 miles [51.5 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.

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
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Musgrove.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Musgrove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5131, Longitude: -85.8255     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Musgrove 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 Musgrove), 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 Musgrove.



 
 
 

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