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Sellers Crossroads, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Sellers Crossroads.

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Around Sellers Crossroads ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the northwest of Sellers Crossroads. Montgomery has a population of 200,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Sellers Crossroads and has a population of 63,100 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 Sellers Crossroads and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Abbeville   [Map]   2,603   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,904   E   18 miles [29 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   S   46 miles [74 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   28,024   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,404   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,741   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,825   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,759   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,722   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,749   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   8,219   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Banks   [Map]   173   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,972   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,470   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fitzpatrick   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fort Davis   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Inverness   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Louisville   [Map]   477   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
McClure Town   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Meeksville   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Midway   [Map]   476   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Needmore   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Perote   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Smuteye   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Three Notch   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Bullock County ...

Sellers Crossroads is located in Bullock County.

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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sellers Crossroads ...

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.

Boot Hill   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast of Sellers Crossroads   [Map]
Bread Tray Hill   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the North   [Map]
Hooks Crossroads   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Jamback   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Jenkins Crossroads   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Jonesville   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Josie   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Lewis   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Ox Level   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Postoak   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Smuteye   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Star Hill   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Stills Crossroads   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Sellers Crossroads. 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 Sellers Crossroads. 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 Sellers Crossroads ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   ESE   16 miles [25.7 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 Sellers Crossroads.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sellers Crossroads. 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   125 miles [201.2 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   132 miles [212.4 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NNE   139 miles [223.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WNW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   61 miles [98.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNE   84 miles [135.2 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ESE   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   ESE   16 miles [25.7 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.

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
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [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
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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Sellers Crossroads.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sellers Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9571, Longitude: -85.7552     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sellers Crossroads 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 Sellers Crossroads), 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 Sellers Crossroads.


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