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Steele Crossing, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Steele Crossing.

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Around Steele Crossing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the southwest of Steele Crossing. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the southwest of Steele Crossing and has a population of 55,400 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 Steele Crossing and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Athens   [Map]   24,966   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   2,355   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,493   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,800   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Priceville   [Map]   3,179   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,031   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Gattistown (TN)   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
New Prospect (TN)   [Map]   ---   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Park City Heights (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Country Village   [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Estillfork   [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hazel Green   [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Meridianville   [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Moore's Mill   [Map]     SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
New Market   [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Princeton   [Map]     SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ryland   [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Beans Creek (TN)   [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Corder Crossroads (TN)   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Flintville (TN)   [Map]     N   5 miles [8 km]
Huntland (TN)   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Park City (TN)   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Steele Crossing, please visit our County-by-County Page for Steele Crossing.

Madison County ...

Steele Crossing is located in Madison County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Madison County: Jackson, Limestone, Marshall, Morgan, Franklin (TN) & Lincoln (TN).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Steele Crossing.

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

Airports Near Steele Crossing ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Steele Crossing.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fayetteville Muni. (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   FYM   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Tullahoma Rgnl. (THA/KTHA)   [Map]   THA   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   SE   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 Steele Crossing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Steele Crossing. 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
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   80 miles [128.7 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SSW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   146 miles [235 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   147 miles [236.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   E   68 miles [109.4 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WSW   69 miles [111 km]
John C. Tune Airport (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]   JWN   NNW   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fayetteville Muni. (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   FYM   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Tullahoma Rgnl. (THA/KTHA)   [Map]   THA   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   SE   30 miles [48.3 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.

Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville 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
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tullahoma Rgnl.   (THA/KTHA)   [Map]
        Website for Tullahoma Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [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
 
Shelbyville Muni.   (SYI/KSYI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ellington Airport   (ICAO: KLUG)   [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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
        Website for Fayetteville Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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 Steele Crossing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Steele Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9781, Longitude: -86.4105     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Steele Crossing 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 Steele Crossing), 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 Steele Crossing.



 
 
 

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