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The location of Theba

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Theba ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Enterprise. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the southeast of Theba. Enterprise has a population of 28,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Troy. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the northeast of Theba and has a population of 19,200 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 Theba and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   8,968   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,972   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,693   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Florala   [Map]   1,952   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,424   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,638   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Level Plains   [Map]   2,006   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,825   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Midland City   [Map]   2,366   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,586   S   18 miles [29 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   N   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Babbie   [Map]   600   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brantley   [Map]   801   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Cherokee Village   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
County Line   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dozier   [Map]   331   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Gantt   [Map]   221   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   188   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Goshen   [Map]   255   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Heath   [Map]   255   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jack   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Merrill Mill   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
River Falls   [Map]   523   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Rutledge   [Map]   458   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sanford   [Map]   245   S   18 miles [29 km]
Social Town   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Crenshaw County ...

Theba is located in Crenshaw County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Crenshaw County: Butler, Coffee, Covington, Lowndes, Montgomery & Pike.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Theba ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Bullock   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East of Theba   [Map]
Five Points   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Leon   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Merrill Mill   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Mulberry   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Peacock (Historic)   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Pine Level   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Rose Hill   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Searight   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Weed Crossroad   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Alabama

    Alabama Tourism
    Alabama Parks

    Fishing in Alabama
    Hunting in Alabama


National Park System (NPS) - Parks, Monuments & Preserves

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alabama

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alabama

Airports Near Theba ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   NNW   33 miles [53.1 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 Theba.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Theba. 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   S   75 miles [120.7 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   91 miles [146.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   N   51 miles [82.1 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ESE   52 miles [83.7 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSE   99 miles [159.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   NNW   33 miles [53.1 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
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [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
 
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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional 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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International 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
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Theba. 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 Theba.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Theba. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5557, Longitude: -86.3036     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Theba 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 Theba), 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 Theba.



 
 
 

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