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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Summer Estates.

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Around Summer Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rome (GA). It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the east of Summer Estates. Rome (GA) has a population of 36,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gadsden. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the southwest of Summer Estates and has a population of 36,100 people.

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,580   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,572   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,309   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cartersville (GA)   [Map]   20,319   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,841   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dallas (GA)   [Map]   12,870   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Villa Rica (GA)   [Map]   14,904   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Ballplay   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Broomtown   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,802   NW   Less than 2 miles
Centre   [Map]   3,570   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,973   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dog Town   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gaylesville   [Map]   144   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Howells Crossroads   [Map]   ---   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Kirk's Grove   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Leesburg   [Map]   1,014   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lickskillet   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sand Rock   [Map]   558   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cave Spring (GA)   [Map]   1,175   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coosa (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Cherokee County ...

Summer Estates is located in Cherokee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cherokee County: Calhoun, Cleburne, DeKalb, Etowah, Chattooga (GA), Floyd (GA) & Polk (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Summer Estates ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   NNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Polk Co. Airport   [Map]   4A4   ESE   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 Summer Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Summer Estates. 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   ESE   76 miles [122.3 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   WSW   80 miles [128.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NNE   60 miles [96.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WNW   74 miles [119.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   75 miles [120.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   NNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Polk Co. Airport   [Map]   4A4   ESE   27 miles [43.5 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.

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
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [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
 
Cartersville Airport   (ICAO: KVPC)   [Map]
        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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International 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
 
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
 

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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 Summer Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Summer Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2120, Longitude: -85.5764     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Summer Estates 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 Summer Estates), 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 Summer Estates.



 
 
 

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