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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Union Hill.

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Around Union Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Columbus (GA). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southeast of Union Hill. Columbus (GA) has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the south of Union Hill and has a population of 62,100 people.

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,718   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,452   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Phenix City   [Map]   37,570   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   6,005   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,657   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   S   41 miles [66 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   7,994   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,203   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
LaGrange (GA)   [Map]   30,695   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Newnan (GA)   [Map]   37,291   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Abanda   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Almond   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Camp Hill   [Map]   981   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Daviston   [Map]   210   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Evansville   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Five Points   [Map]   142   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fredonia   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Frog Eye   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Goldville   [Map]   54   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
LaFayette   [Map]   2,990   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Motley   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
New Site   [Map]   755   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Penton   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Standing Rock   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Wadley   [Map]   738   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Chambers County ...

Union Hill is located in Chambers County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Chambers County: Lee, Randolph, Tallapoosa, Harris (GA) & Troup (GA).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Union Hill ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   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 Union Hill.

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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SW   70 miles [112.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   ---   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   WNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   SSW   38 miles [61.2 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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        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
 
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
 
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport   (ICAO: KCCO)   [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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Union Hill. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

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 Union Hill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0029, Longitude: -85.5227     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Union Hill 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 Union Hill), 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 Union Hill.



 
 
 

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