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Introduction ...

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

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Around Sehoya ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the northwest of Sehoya. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Montgomery. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the south of Sehoya and has a population of 201,000 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 Sehoya and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,848   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,420   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Selma   [Map]   19,519   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Calera   [Map]   13,213   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clanton   [Map]   8,844   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Columbiana   [Map]   4,168   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gantts Quarry   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jemison   [Map]   2,619   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Merrell Beach   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pine Grove Village   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rockford   [Map]   449   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Shelby   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Stewartville   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Talladega Springs   [Map]   163   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   2,044   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Verbena   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Weogufka   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Coosa County ...

Sehoya is located in Coosa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Coosa County: Chilton, Clay, Elmore, Shelby, Talladega & Tallapoosa.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Sehoya ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   W   35 miles [56.3 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 Sehoya.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sehoya. 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   NNW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   127 miles [204.4 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   172 miles [276.8 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   177 miles [284.9 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   217 miles [349.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   65 miles [104.6 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WNW   67 miles [107.8 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ESE   95 miles [152.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   W   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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        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
 
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
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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 Sehoya.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sehoya. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9785, Longitude: -86.4847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sehoya 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 Sehoya), 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 Sehoya.



 
 
 

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