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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Saint Clair Forest.

This page contains six sections:

Around Saint Clair Forest ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the west of Saint Clair Forest. 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 Saint Clair Forest 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 Saint Clair Forest and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,112   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,590   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,120   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,422   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,688   SW   18 miles [29 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Acmar   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles
Argo   [Map]   4,213   N   5 miles [8 km]
Branchville   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Breakstone Village   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Cahaba Village   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cook's Springs   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Dunnavant   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Leeds   [Map]   11,940   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lola City   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Margaret   [Map]   4,633   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,823   SW   Less than 2 miles
Odenville   [Map]   3,743   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Scott City   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Turnbough Town   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Woodland Village   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]

For more communities neighboring Saint Clair Forest, please visit our County-by-County Page for Saint Clair Forest.

Saint Clair County ...

Saint Clair Forest is located in Saint Clair County.

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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Clair Forest ...

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.

Braggsville   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest of Saint Clair Forest   [Map]
Copper Springs   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Cotton Ridge   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Heritage Park   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Hundred Oaks   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Margaret   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Moody   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Parsons   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Roper   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Saddlewood   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Woodland Village   -   3 miles [4.8 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 Saint Clair Forest.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Clair Forest. 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 Saint Clair Forest. 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 Saint Clair Forest ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Saint Clair Forest.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   ESE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   NE   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 Saint Clair Forest.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Saint Clair Forest. 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   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   117 miles [188.3 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   173 miles [278.4 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   207 miles [333.1 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   216 miles [347.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WSW   70 miles [112.7 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   72 miles [115.9 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   ESE   72 miles [115.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   S   90 miles [144.8 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NW   101 miles [162.5 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   ESE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   SSW   34 miles [54.7 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional 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
 
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
 
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
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International 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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Clair Forest. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

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 Saint Clair Forest.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Saint Clair Forest. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Clair Forest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Clair Forest. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6140, Longitude: -86.4792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saint Clair Forest 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 Saint Clair Forest), 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 Saint Clair Forest.



 
 
 

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