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Pleasant Grove, Alabama
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Introduction ...

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

This page contains four sections:

Around Pleasant Grove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the west of Pleasant Grove. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the southwest of Pleasant Grove and has a population of 84,800 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 are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   W   23 miles [37 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   E   18 miles [29 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Acmar   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Avondale Village   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cook's Springs   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cropwell   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dunnavant   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Glen City   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Leeds   [Map]   11,936   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Logan Martin Dam   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,593   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,646   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Scott City   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Sterrett   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Vandiver   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Vincent   [Map]   2,120   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Woodland Village   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Saint Clair County ...

Pleasant Grove is located in Saint Clair County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Saint Clair County: Blount, Calhoun, Etowah, Jefferson, Shelby & Talladega.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Pleasant Grove ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   ENE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WSW   33 miles [53.1 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 Pleasant Grove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Pleasant 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   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   114 miles [183.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   180 miles [289.7 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   209 miles [336.4 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   209 miles [336.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   ESE   65 miles [104.6 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WSW   72 miles [115.9 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   79 miles [127.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   S   84 miles [135.2 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NW   108 miles [173.8 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   ENE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SE   35 miles [56.3 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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama 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
 
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
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [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
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
 
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
 
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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclairco.com/

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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 Pleasant Grove.

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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 Pleasant Grove. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasant Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5212, Longitude: -86.4091     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant 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 Pleasant 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 Pleasant Grove.



 
 
 

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