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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Stadium Place.

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Around Stadium Place ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It lies immediately northwest of Stadium Place. Dothan has a population of 68,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the west of Stadium Place 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 Stadium Place and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,603   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,904   N   46 miles [74 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,404   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,424   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,638   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,741   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,750   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Chattahoochee (FL)   [Map]   3,152   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,580   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Marianna (FL)   [Map]   9,052   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]   4,702   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Donalsonville (GA)   [Map]   2,637   E   31 miles [49.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashford   [Map]   2,149   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Avon   [Map]   505   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cottonwood   [Map]   1,255   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   1,994   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Grimes   [Map]   542   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Kinsey   [Map]   2,187   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Malvern   [Map]   1,437   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Merritts Crossroads   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Midland City   [Map]   2,366   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Napier Field   [Map]   344   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Parish   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles
Parker Village   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Rehobeth   [Map]   1,482   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Taylor   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Webb   [Map]   1,396   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Houston County ...

Stadium Place is located in Houston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Houston County: Dale, Geneva, Henry, Jackson (FL), Early (GA) & Seminole (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Stadium Place ...

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.

Chickasaw Heights   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West of Stadium Place   [Map]
Cottondale   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Forest Park   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]
Griffin Heights   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Melody Heights   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Parish   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Rock Creek Park   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Shady Heights   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Silver Meadows   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Wiregrass Hills   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Young America   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Stadium Place. 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 Stadium Place. 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 Stadium Place ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   NNW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NNE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Marianna Muni.(ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]   MAI   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   WSW   30 miles [48.3 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 Stadium Place.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Stadium Place. 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   84 miles [135.2 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   WSW   118 miles [189.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NNE   176 miles [283.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   181 miles [291.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   NNW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSW   71 miles [114.3 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ENE   73 miles [117.5 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   SE   82 miles [132 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NNE   93 miles [149.7 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NW   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NNE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Marianna Muni.(ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]   MAI   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   WSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Early Co. Airport(ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]   BIJ   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   WNW   31 miles [49.9 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
 
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
 
Marianna Muni.   (ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]
        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
 
Decatur Co. Air Park   (BGE/KBGE)   [Map]
        Website for Decatur County Industrial Air Park
        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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        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
 

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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 Stadium Place.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stadium Place. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2085, Longitude: -85.3819     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stadium Place 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 Stadium Place), 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 Stadium Place.



 
 
 

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