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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Standing Rock.

This page contains four sections:

Around Standing Rock ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Columbus (GA). It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the south of Standing Rock. Columbus (GA) has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the south of Standing Rock and has a population of 62,100 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Standing Rock and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,452   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Phenix City   [Map]   37,570   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   6,005   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Smith's Station   [Map]   5,300   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bremen (GA)   [Map]   6,355   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,203   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
LaGrange (GA)   [Map]   30,695   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Newnan (GA)   [Map]   37,291   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Peachtree City (GA)   [Map]   35,240   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Tyrone (GA)   [Map]   7,194   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Villa Rica (GA)   [Map]   14,904   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abanda   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Evansville   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
Five Points   [Map]   142   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fredonia   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Huguley   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
LaFayette   [Map]   2,990   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Penton   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Plant City   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rock Mills   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Abbottsford (GA)   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Asta Village (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brays Lakeview (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Glenn (GA)   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
West Lake Village (GA)   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
West Point (GA)   [Map]   3,728   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Chambers County ...

Standing Rock is located in Chambers County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Chambers County: Lee, Randolph, Tallapoosa, Harris (GA) & Troup (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Standing Rock ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   ESE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   S   18 miles [29 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   SE   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 Standing Rock.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Standing Rock. 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
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   61 miles [98.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   WNW   92 miles [148.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SW   85 miles [136.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   ESE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   S   18 miles [29 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport(ICAO: KCCO)   [Map]   CCO   ENE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   SSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Roosevelt Meml.   [Map]   5A9   ESE   33 miles [53.1 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.

Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        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
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport   (ICAO: KCCO)   [Map]
        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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Falcon Fld.   (ICAO: KFFC)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
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
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Standing Rock.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Standing Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Standing Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Standing Rock. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0796, Longitude: -85.2531     [Map].

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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 Standing Rock), 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 Standing Rock.



 
 
 

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