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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Pinewood Terrace.

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Around Pinewood Terrace ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the northwest of Pinewood Terrace. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the west of Pinewood Terrace and has a population of 85,000 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 starting from Pinewood Terrace and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Alexander City   [Map]   14,773   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,112   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,590   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,120   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   W   23 miles [37 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,794   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,451   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,422   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,688   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alpine   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bon Air   [Map]   113   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Childersburg   [Map]   4,997   S   Less than 2 miles
Comerdale   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gantts Quarry   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Harpersville   [Map]   1,680   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Logan Martin Dam   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mignon   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   511   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Sycamore   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,540   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Vincent   [Map]   2,118   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wilsonville   [Map]   1,987   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Winterboro   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Talladega County ...

Pinewood Terrace is located in Talladega County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Talladega County: Calhoun, Clay, Cleburne, Coosa, Saint Clair & Shelby.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Pinewood Terrace ...

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.

Chancellor Crossroads   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West of Pinewood Terrace   [Map]
Erratta   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Glovers Ferry   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the North   [Map]
Grove Park   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Harpersville   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Indian Hill   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Kings Chapel   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the North   [Map]
Minor Terrace   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Mount Sharon   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Papertown   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Pleasant Hill   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Risers   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Valentine   -   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 Pinewood Terrace.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   8 miles [12.9 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   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 Pinewood Terrace.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Pinewood Terrace. 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   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   113 miles [181.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   193 miles [310.6 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   196 miles [315.4 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   200 miles [321.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   58 miles [93.3 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   S   68 miles [109.4 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   72 miles [115.9 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   96 miles [154.5 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ESE   98 miles [157.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   8 miles [12.9 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SSW   33 miles [53.1 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        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
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Alabama

About Talladega County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pinewood Terrace. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2876, Longitude: -86.3589     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pinewood Terrace 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 Pinewood Terrace), 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 Pinewood Terrace.



 
 
 

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