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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Red Level.

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Around Red Level ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Enterprise. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the east of Red Level. Enterprise has a population of 28,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Crestview (FL). It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the south of Red Level and has a population of 23,300 people.

For comparison, Red Level has a population of 490 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 Red Level and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   9,063   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brewton   [Map]   5,434   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
East Brewton   [Map]   2,419   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,774   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Florala   [Map]   1,973   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,460   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,845   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Level Plains   [Map]   2,023   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,110   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,658   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Samson   [Map]   1,928   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Century (FL)   [Map]   1,762   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Babbie   [Map]   606   E   18 miles [29 km]
Brooklyn   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Carolina   [Map]   299   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Centerville   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Chapman   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dozier   [Map]   332   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gantt   [Map]   223   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,667   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Heath   [Map]   257   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Libertyville   [Map]   116   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
McKenzie   [Map]   513   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Merrill Mill   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
River Falls   [Map]   527   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Sanford   [Map]   247   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Covington County ...

Red Level is located in Covington County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Covington County: Butler, Coffee, Conecuh, Crenshaw, Escambia, Geneva, Okaloosa (FL) & Walton (FL).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Red Level ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Florala Muni.(ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   0J4   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   N   39 miles [62.8 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 Red Level.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Red Level. 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   S   63 miles [101.4 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   72 miles [115.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   N   63 miles [101.4 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   E   68 miles [109.4 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSE   99 miles [159.3 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   WSW   101 miles [162.5 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   WSW   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   ESE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Florala Muni.(ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   0J4   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   N   39 miles [62.8 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
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bob Sikes Airport   (ICAO: KCEW)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Red Level.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Red Level. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Red Level

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Level. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4055, Longitude: -86.6083     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Red Level 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 Red Level), 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 Red Level.



 
 
 

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