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Strickland Crossroads, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Strickland Crossroads.

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Around Strickland Crossroads ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the northwest of Strickland Crossroads. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Montgomery. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the south of Strickland Crossroads and has a population of 201,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Strickland Crossroads and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,848   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,420   S   41 miles [66 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   N   41 miles [66 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bon Air   [Map]   114   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Childersburg   [Map]   5,046   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Comerdale   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Gantts Quarry   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Merrell Beach   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mignon   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   517   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pine Grove Village   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Shelby   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Stewartville   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,657   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Talladega Springs   [Map]   163   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Weogufka   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Wilsonville   [Map]   1,980   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Coosa County ...

Strickland Crossroads is located in Coosa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Coosa County: Chilton, Clay, Elmore, Shelby, Talladega & Tallapoosa.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Strickland Crossroads ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   NNE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   S   36 miles [57.9 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 Strickland Crossroads.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Strickland Crossroads. 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
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   119 miles [191.5 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   178 miles [286.5 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   184 miles [296.1 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   212 miles [341.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   S   52 miles [83.7 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   59 miles [95 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   71 miles [114.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ESE   92 miles [148.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   NNE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   S   36 miles [57.9 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        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
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Strickland Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0629, Longitude: -86.3861     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Strickland Crossroads 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 Strickland Crossroads), 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 Strickland Crossroads.



 
 
 

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