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Introduction ...

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

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Around Truett ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Auburn. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the south of Truett. Auburn has a population of 62,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is LaGrange (GA). It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the east of Truett and has a population of 30,700 people.

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   N   41 miles [66 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,452   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   6,524   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   6,005   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Smith's Station   [Map]   5,300   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,657   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bremen (GA)   [Map]   6,355   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,203   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abanda   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Almond   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Cragford   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Daviston   [Map]   210   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Five Points   [Map]   142   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Frog Eye   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Goldville   [Map]   54   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
LaFayette   [Map]   2,990   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lineville   [Map]   2,319   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mellow Valley   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Motley   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
New Site   [Map]   755   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Penton   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Wadley   [Map]   738   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Wedowee   [Map]   809   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Tallapoosa County ...

Truett is located in Tallapoosa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tallapoosa County: Chambers, Clay, Coosa, Elmore, Lee, Macon & Randolph.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Truett ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   SSE   34 miles [54.7 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 Truett.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Truett. 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   WNW   74 miles [119.1 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   76 miles [122.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SW   71 miles [114.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   SSE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   NNW   37 miles [59.5 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.

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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [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
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [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 Truett.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Truett. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0971, Longitude: -85.5952     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Truett 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 Truett), 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 Truett.



 
 
 

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