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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 Huntsville. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the north of Union Hill. Huntsville has a population of 191,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the northwest of Union Hill and has a population of 55,400 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 drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Athens   [Map]   24,966   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   S   46 miles [74 km]
Clay   [Map]   9,655   S   41 miles [66 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,350   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,711   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,493   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,593   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,646   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,722   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,023   S   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Arab   [Map]   8,295   NE   Less than 2 miles
Baileyton   [Map]   625   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Brooksville   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Craig   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairview   [Map]   456   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Friendship   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Hog Jaw   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Holly Pond   [Map]   812   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hulaco   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Joppa   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Mill Village   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pine Lake Village   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Scant City   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Summit   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Union Grove   [Map]   79   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Cullman County ...

Union Hill is located in Cullman County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cullman County: Blount, Lawrence, Marshall, Morgan, Walker & Winston.

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
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ESE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   ENE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   SSE   23 miles [37 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   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 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
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SSW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   126 miles [202.8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   127 miles [204.4 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   176 miles [283.2 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   203 miles [326.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WNW   69 miles [111 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   89 miles [143.2 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SW   97 miles [156.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SE   104 miles [167.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ESE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   ENE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   SSE   23 miles [37 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   SE   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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive 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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola 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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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 Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.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 Union Hill.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Union Hill. A straight line distance ignores things 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: 34.2998, Longitude: -86.5119     [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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