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Introduction ...

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

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Around Newburg ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Decatur. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the east of Newburg. Decatur has a population of 55,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Madison. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Newburg and has a population of 47,000 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
Athens   [Map]   24,966   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,350   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Florence   [Map]   40,026   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   4,088   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   6,772   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,493   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,071   S   46 miles [74 km]
Moulton   [Map]   3,337   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   13,706   N   18 miles [29 km]
Russellville   [Map]   9,847   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sheffield   [Map]   9,108   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tuscumbia   [Map]   8,474   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Winfield   [Map]   4,570   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fulton (MS)   [Map]   4,077   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Liberty Grove (TN)   [Map]   ---   N   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bear Creek   [Map]   1,047   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Belgreen   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Boar Tush   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Courtland   [Map]   597   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hatton   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Leighton   [Map]   712   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Littleville   [Map]   990   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Muck City   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nitrate City   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Phil Campbell   [Map]   1,235   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Spring Valley   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Spruce Pine   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Town Creek   [Map]   1,065   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Wren   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Franklin County ...

Newburg is located in Franklin County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Franklin County: Colbert, Lawrence, Marion, Winston, Itawamba (MS) & Tishomingo (MS).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Newburg ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   WSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Posey Fld.(ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   1M4   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport   [Map]   9A4   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   N   18 miles [29 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   SSE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Red Bay Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   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 Newburg.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Newburg. 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   78 miles [125.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   124 miles [199.6 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   141 miles [226.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   189 miles [304.2 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   222 miles [357.3 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   18 miles [29 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   ENE   46 miles [74 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   S   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   WSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Posey Fld.(ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   1M4   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport   [Map]   9A4   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   SSE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Red Bay Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Posey Fld.   (ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]
        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
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Newburg. 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 Newburg.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4804, Longitude: -87.5759     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Newburg 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 Newburg), 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 Newburg.



 
 
 

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