RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Old Blevins Mill, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

The location of Old Blevins Mill

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for
Old Blevins Mill
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Alabama
 
The Commemorative Quarter for Alabama

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Old Blevins Mill.

This page contains six sections:

Around Old Blevins Mill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Chattanooga (TN). It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the northeast of Old Blevins Mill. Chattanooga (TN) has a population of 178,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rome (GA). It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the southeast of Old Blevins Mill and has a population of 36,400 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 drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,445   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Dalton (GA)   [Map]   34,077   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,839   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Collegedale (TN)   [Map]   11,437   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
East Ridge (TN)   [Map]   21,302   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Middle Valley Estates (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Red Bank (TN)   [Map]   11,813   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Signal Mountain (TN)   [Map]   8,573   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Soddy-Daisy (TN)   [Map]   13,217   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Soddy Lake Heights (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bryant   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Flat Rock   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hammondville   [Map]   485   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,339   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Higdon   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ider   [Map]   711   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Mentone   [Map]   366   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pisgah   [Map]   707   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Stevenson   [Map]   1,977   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Valley Head   [Map]   550   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kensington (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rising Fawn (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Stewart Town (GA)   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Trenton (GA)   [Map]   2,255   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Old Blevins Mill, please visit our County-by-County Page for Old Blevins Mill.

DeKalb County ...

Old Blevins Mill is located in DeKalb County.

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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Old Blevins Mill ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Cartersville   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast of Old Blevins Mill   [Map]
Cloverdale (GA)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Deer Head Cove   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Flat Rock   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Keith   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Overlook   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Rising Fawn (GA)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East   [Map]
Stewart Town (GA)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Sulphur Springs   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Sulphur Springs Station (GA)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Old Blevins Mill.

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Alabama

    Alabama Tourism
    Alabama Parks

    Fishing in Alabama
    Hunting in Alabama


National Park System (NPS) - Parks, Monuments & Preserves

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alabama

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alabama

Airports Near Old Blevins Mill ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Old Blevins Mill.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   SSW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   NNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   SE   38 miles [61.2 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 Old Blevins Mill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Old Blevins Mill. 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   SE   102 miles [164.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SW   103 miles [165.8 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   112 miles [180.2 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   118 miles [189.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   W   65 miles [104.6 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   112 miles [180.2 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   112 miles [180.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   SSW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   NNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   NW   38 miles [61.2 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
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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 Old Blevins Mill.

- Return to Citation

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Blevins Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7398, Longitude: -85.6322     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Old Blevins Mill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Old Blevins Mill), 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.

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Old Blevins Mill.



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   AL
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 06 Aug 2017
By John Hall