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Pine Grove, Alabama
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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Pine Grove.

This page contains four sections:

Around Pine Grove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rome (GA). It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the east of where Pine Grove would have been located. Rome (GA) has a population of 36,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gadsden. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the southwest of Pine Grove and has a population of 36,100 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 from Pine Grove and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   W   41 miles [66 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   W   23 miles [37 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Oneonta   [Map]   6,615   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,580   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,572   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,309   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,841   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
LaFayette (GA)   [Map]   7,173   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bootsville   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,802   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Centre   [Map]   3,570   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,973   W   5 miles [8 km]
Cotnam   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,848   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dawson   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dog Town   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Douglas   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gaylesville   [Map]   144   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Leesburg   [Map]   1,014   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lickskillet   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Pine Ridge   [Map]   283   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sand Rock   [Map]   558   S   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

DeKalb County ...

Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove.

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

Airports Near Pine Grove ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   WNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   NNW   30 miles [48.3 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 Pine Grove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Pine Grove. 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   75 miles [120.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   89 miles [143.2 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   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   NNE   60 miles [96.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WNW   62 miles [99.8 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   83 miles [133.6 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WNW   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   WNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   NNW   30 miles [48.3 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
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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 Pine Grove.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2945, Longitude: -85.7652     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove), 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 Pine Grove.



 
 
 

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