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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Snow Hill.

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Around Snow Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the south of Snow Hill. Dothan has a population of 68,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Snow Hill and has a population of 28,000 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 Snow Hill and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Clayton   [Map]   2,925   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,596   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,460   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,658   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,565   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Marianna (FL)   [Map]   9,100   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]   4,871   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cuthbert (GA)   [Map]   3,670   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,620   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ariton   [Map]   746   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   92   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clopton   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Rucker   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Grimes   [Map]   546   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kinsey   [Map]   2,197   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Midland City   [Map]   2,386   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Napier Field   [Map]   347   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Newton   [Map]   1,472   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Newville   [Map]   520   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Oakey Grove   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Phillips Crossroads   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pinckard   [Map]   634   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Skipperville   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Dale County ...

Snow Hill is located in Dale County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Dale County: Barbour, Coffee, Geneva, Henry, Houston & Pike.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Snow Hill ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   WSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   WSW   27 miles [43.5 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 Snow Hill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Snow Hill. 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   SW   91 miles [146.5 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   WSW   121 miles [194.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NNE   162 miles [260.7 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   163 miles [262.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   E   75 miles [120.7 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NNE   79 miles [127.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NW   79 miles [127.1 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   S   86 miles [138.4 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   SE   99 miles [159.3 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   N   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   WSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   N   29 miles [46.7 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola 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
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Early Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBIJ)   [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
 
Weedon Fld.   (ICAO: KEUF)   [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
 
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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery 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 Snow Hill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snow Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4593, Longitude: -85.4805     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Snow Hill 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 Snow Hill), 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 Snow Hill.



 
 
 

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