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Introduction ...

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

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Around Star Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the northwest of Star Hill. Montgomery has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Dothan. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the south of Star Hill and has a population of 68,600 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 Star Hill and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   62,059   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,925   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   27,978   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,596   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,274   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,778   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cuthbert (GA)   [Map]   3,670   E   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Banks   [Map]   174   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   92   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,989   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,529   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Comer   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Inverness   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Louisville   [Map]   487   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
McClure Town   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Midway   [Map]   488   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Needmore   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Perote   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Phillips Crossroads   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Smuteye   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Spring Hill   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Three Notch   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Barbour County ...

Star Hill is located in Barbour County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Barbour County: Bullock, Dale, Henry, Pike, Russell, Clay (GA), Quitman (GA) & Stewart (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Star Hill ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   ESE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Weedon Fld.(ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]   EUF   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   S   33 miles [53.1 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 Star Hill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Star 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   SSW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   131 miles [210.8 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   135 miles [217.3 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NNE   138 miles [222.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WNW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   58 miles [93.3 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   N   85 miles [136.8 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ESE   88 miles [141.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   ESE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Weedon Fld.(ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]   EUF   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   S   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.

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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        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
 
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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Star Hill.

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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 Star Hill. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Star Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Star Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9127, Longitude: -85.6316     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Star 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 Star 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 Star Hill.



 
 
 

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