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Introduction ...

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

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Around Tennille ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southeast of Tennille. Dothan has a population of 68,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the south of Tennille and has a population of 28,000 people.

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,620   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Andalusia   [Map]   9,063   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,925   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   S   23 miles [37 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,596   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,460   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,647   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,658   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,274   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   N   35 miles [56.3 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Ariton   [Map]   746   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Banks   [Map]   174   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   92   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,989   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,529   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clopton   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fort Rucker   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Holiday Village   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Jack   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Louisville   [Map]   487   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
McClure Town   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mossy Grove Village   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
New Brockton   [Map]   1,159   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Phillips Crossroads   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Skipperville   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Pike County ...

Tennille is located in Pike County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pike County: Barbour, Bullock, Coffee, Crenshaw, Dale & Montgomery.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Tennille ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   NNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   SSE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   E   31 miles [49.9 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 Tennille.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tennille. 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   90 miles [144.8 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   115 miles [185.1 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   145 miles [233.4 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NNE   159 miles [255.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NW   59 miles [95 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   78 miles [125.5 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   E   92 miles [148.1 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   S   97 miles [156.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNE   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   NNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   SSE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   SE   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.

Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        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
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [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
 
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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        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 Tennille.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tennille. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6232, Longitude: -85.7686     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tennille 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 Tennille), 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 Tennille.



 
 
 

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