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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Stevenson.

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Around Stevenson ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the west of Stevenson. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Dalton (GA). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the east of Stevenson and has a population of 33,900 people.

For comparison, Stevenson has a population of 2,000 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 and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,031   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,803   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
LaFayette (GA)   [Map]   7,173   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Summerville (GA)   [Map]   4,452   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]   ---   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Harrison Ferry (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Middle Valley Estates (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Milbro Heights (TN)   [Map]   ---   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Signal Terrace (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Soddy Lake Heights (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bridgeport   [Map]   2,355   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bryant   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fackler   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Flat Rock   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Higdon   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   974   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ider   [Map]   716   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Pisgah   [Map]   711   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cole City (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Stewart Town (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
New Hope (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Orme (TN)   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Richard City (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
South Pittsburg (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Jackson County ...

Stevenson is located in Jackson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jackson County: DeKalb, Madison, Marshall, Dade (GA), Franklin (TN) & Marion (TN).

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stevenson ...

Looking for more information about Stevenson? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Stevenson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Stevenson.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Stevenson ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NE   Less than 2 miles
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   N   23 miles [37 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   ESE   32 miles [51.5 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 Stevenson.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Stevenson. 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   NNW   98 miles [157.7 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SSW   105 miles [169 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   116 miles [186.7 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   121 miles [194.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WSW   56 miles [90.1 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NE   Less than 2 miles
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Franklin Co. Airport   [Map]   UOS   N   23 miles [37 km]
Winchester Muni.(ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]   BGF   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   ESE   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [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
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive 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
 
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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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
 
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
 

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

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 Stevenson.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Stevenson. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stevenson) 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 Stevenson. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stevenson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stevenson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8769, Longitude: -85.8147     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stevenson 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 Stevenson), 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 Stevenson.



 
 
 

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