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Introduction ...

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

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Around Postoak ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northwest of Postoak. Montgomery has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the northeast of Postoak and has a population of 62,100 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 Postoak and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Clayton   [Map]   2,925   E   23 miles [37 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   27,978   S   46 miles [74 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,596   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,845   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,274   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,420   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,778   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   7,994   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Armstrong   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Banks   [Map]   174   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,989   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fitzpatrick   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fort Davis   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hardaway   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Inverness   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
McClure Town   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Midway   [Map]   488   E   18 miles [29 km]
Needmore   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Perote   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Pine Level   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Smuteye   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Three Notch   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Bullock County ...

Postoak is located in Bullock County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Bullock County: Barbour, Macon, Montgomery, Pike & Russell.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Postoak ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   S   18 miles [29 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   NNE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   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 Postoak.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Postoak. 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   SSW   112 miles [180.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   120 miles [193.1 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   132 miles [212.4 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   138 miles [222.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSE   51 miles [82.1 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   62 miles [99.8 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNE   82 miles [132 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ESE   100 miles [160.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   S   18 miles [29 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   NNE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   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.

Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Weedon Fld.   (ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]
        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
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts 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
 
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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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 Postoak.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Postoak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0010, Longitude: -85.8200     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Postoak 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 Postoak), 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 Postoak.



 
 
 

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