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Introduction ...

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

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Around Scyrene ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Atmore. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the south of Scyrene. Atmore has a population of 10,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Monroeville. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the southeast of Scyrene and has a population of 6,100 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 Scyrene and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Butler   [Map]   1,798   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,930   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Castleberry   [Map]   565   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Chatom   [Map]   1,237   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,774   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Excel   [Map]   672   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Frisco City   [Map]   1,223   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,494   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,967   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Linden   [Map]   2,025   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Millry   [Map]   524   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   1,518   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   919   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,051   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,415   N   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alma   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Anne Manie   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Coy   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dickinson   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Franklin   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fulton   [Map]   261   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Kimbrough   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lower Peach Tree   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Perdue Hill   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Scratch Ankle   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Vineland   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Vredenburgh   [Map]   295   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Walker Springs   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Whatley   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Yellow Bluff   [Map]   177   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Clarke County ...

Scyrene is located in Clarke County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Clarke County: Baldwin, Choctaw, Marengo, Mobile, Monroe, Washington & Wilcox.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Scyrene ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   SE   26 miles [41.8 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 Scyrene.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Scyrene. 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSE   92 miles [148.1 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   110 miles [177 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNE   135 miles [217.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SSW   81 miles [130.4 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSW   81 miles [130.4 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ENE   82 miles [132 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   WSW   100 miles [160.9 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   N   101 miles [162.5 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   W   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   SE   26 miles [41.8 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.

Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [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
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        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
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional 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 Scyrene.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scyrene. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7557, Longitude: -87.6478     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scyrene 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 Scyrene), 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 Scyrene.



 
 
 

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