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Introduction ...

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

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Around Needmore ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Decatur. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the northeast of Needmore. Decatur has a population of 55,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Florence. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the north of Needmore and has a population of 40,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Cullman   [Map]   15,350   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Fayette   [Map]   4,490   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   4,088   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   6,772   W   23 miles [37 km]
Hanceville   [Map]   3,281   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,493   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,071   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Moulton   [Map]   3,337   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   13,706   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Priceville   [Map]   3,179   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Russellville   [Map]   9,847   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sheffield   [Map]   9,108   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Tuscumbia   [Map]   8,474   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Winfield   [Map]   4,570   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fulton (MS)   [Map]   4,077   W   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bear Creek   [Map]   1,047   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Boar Tush   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brilliant   [Map]   884   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Delmar   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Double Springs   [Map]   1,056   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Farriss   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grayson   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hackleburg   [Map]   1,486   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Houston   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lynn   [Map]   641   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Natural Bridge   [Map]   36   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Nauvoo   [Map]   213   S   18 miles [29 km]
Phil Campbell   [Map]   1,235   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Spruce Pine   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Winston County ...

Needmore is located in Winston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Winston County: Cullman, Franklin, Lawrence, Marion & Walker.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Needmore ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Posey Fld.(ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   1M4   NNW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   HAB   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport   [Map]   9A4   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   N   34 miles [54.7 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 Needmore.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Needmore. 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   SE   66 miles [106.2 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   139 miles [223.7 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   146 miles [235 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   185 miles [297.7 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   229 miles [368.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   ENE   53 miles [85.3 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   S   70 miles [112.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Posey Fld.(ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   1M4   NNW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   HAB   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport   [Map]   9A4   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   N   34 miles [54.7 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth 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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Posey Fld.   (ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Needmore. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Needmore.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Needmore. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2473, Longitude: -87.5797     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Needmore 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 Needmore), 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 Needmore.



 
 
 

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