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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Thomas Mill.

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Around Thomas Mill ...

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

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northwest of Thomas Mill and has a population of 98,300 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 going to drive it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,707   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,730   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,264   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,848   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,710   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,691   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Northport   [Map]   24,772   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Pelham   [Map]   22,885   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,420   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Selma   [Map]   19,519   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,174   N   35 miles [56.3 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Brent   [Map]   4,898   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Brierfield   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Centreville   [Map]   2,704   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
East Town   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Eddings   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Italian Town   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jemison   [Map]   2,619   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lawley   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Maplesville   [Map]   704   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Montevallo   [Map]   6,648   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Randolph   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Sawmill Town   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   2,044   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
West Blocton   [Map]   1,261   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wilton   [Map]   687   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Bibb County ...

Thomas Mill is located in Bibb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Bibb County: Chilton, Hale, Jefferson, Perry, Shelby & Tuscaloosa.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Thomas Mill ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   WSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   N   23 miles [37 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 Thomas Mill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Thomas Mill. 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   NNE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   153 miles [246.2 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   173 miles [278.4 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   173 miles [278.4 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   218 miles [350.8 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   224 miles [360.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WNW   41 miles [66 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   92 miles [148.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   WSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   N   23 miles [37 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
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.us/

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 Thomas Mill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thomas Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9737, Longitude: -86.9583     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Thomas Mill 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 Thomas Mill), 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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