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Introduction ...

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

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Around Pansey ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the west of Pansey. Dothan has a population of 68,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the west of Pansey and has a population of 28,000 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,603   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,424   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,638   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,741   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Blountstown (FL)   [Map]   2,500   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,750   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Chattahoochee (FL)   [Map]   3,152   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,580   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Marianna (FL)   [Map]   9,052   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Bainbridge (GA)   [Map]   12,274   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]   4,702   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Cuthbert (GA)   [Map]   3,664   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Donalsonville (GA)   [Map]   2,637   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashford   [Map]   2,149   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Avon   [Map]   505   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Columbia   [Map]   729   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cottonwood   [Map]   1,255   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   1,994   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gordon   [Map]   327   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Kinsey   [Map]   2,187   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Madrid   [Map]   338   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Parish   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Rehobeth   [Map]   1,482   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Webb   [Map]   1,396   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bascom (FL)   [Map]   118   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Malone (FL)   [Map]   2,084   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cedar Springs (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jakin (GA)   [Map]   149   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Houston County ...

Pansey is located in Houston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Houston County: Dale, Geneva, Henry, Jackson (FL), Early (GA) & Seminole (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Pansey ...

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.

Barber   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest of Pansey   [Map]
Cedar Springs (GA)   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the East   [Map]
Cottonwood   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Forest Park   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Gordon   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Gordon Landing   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Howards Mill (GA)   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the East   [Map]
Liberty (GA)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Love Hill   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Pleasant Plains   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Terry Crossroads   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Pansey. 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 Pansey. 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 Pansey ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Donalsonville Muni.   [Map]   17J   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Marianna Muni.(ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]   MAI   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Early Co. Airport(ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]   BIJ   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NW   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 Pansey.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Pansey. 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   WSW   92 miles [148.1 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   WSW   128 miles [206 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NNE   176 miles [283.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   190 miles [305.8 km]
Jacksonville Intl. (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]   JAX   ESE   211 miles [339.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ENE   63 miles [101.4 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSW   71 miles [114.3 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   SE   71 miles [114.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   N   95 miles [152.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NW   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Donalsonville Muni.   [Map]   17J   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Marianna Muni.(ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]   MAI   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Early Co. Airport(ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]   BIJ   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Decatur Co. Air Park (BGE/KBGE)   [Map]   BGE   ESE   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.

Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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
 
Marianna Muni.   (ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Early Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Decatur Co. Air Park   (BGE/KBGE)   [Map]
        Website for Decatur County Industrial Air Park
        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
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
        Website for Jacksonville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
        Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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 Pansey.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pansey. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1541, Longitude: -85.1755     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pansey 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 Pansey), 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 Pansey.



 
 
 

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