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Introduction ...

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

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Around Uniontown ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Selma. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the east of Uniontown. Selma has a population of 19,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Demopolis. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the west of Uniontown and has a population of 7,100 people.

For comparison, Uniontown has a population of 2,400 people.

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Brent   [Map]   4,898   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Butler   [Map]   1,798   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,930   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Centreville   [Map]   2,704   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,648   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Eutaw   [Map]   2,766   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,387   N   18 miles [29 km]
Linden   [Map]   2,025   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,414   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,447   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,460   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   919   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,051   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   3,849   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
York   [Map]   2,399   W   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Arcola   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Browns   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Catherine   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Dayton   [Map]   50   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Faunsdale   [Map]   94   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gallion   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marion Junction   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Newbern   [Map]   179   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Orrville   [Map]   190   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Prairieville   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Providence   [Map]   214   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Safford   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Thomaston   [Map]   398   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
The Village   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles

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

Perry County ...

Uniontown is located in Perry County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Perry County: Bibb, Chilton, Dallas, Hale & Marengo.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Uniontown ...

Looking for more information about Uniontown? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Uniontown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Uniontown.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Uniontown ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   ENE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Craig Fld.(ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   SEM   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   SSE   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 Uniontown.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Uniontown. 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   88 miles [141.6 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   137 miles [220.5 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   147 miles [236.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   196 miles [315.4 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   228 miles [366.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   N   53 miles [85.3 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   E   65 miles [104.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   ENE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Craig Fld.(ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   SEM   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   SSE   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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta 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
 
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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Perry County: www.perrycounty-al.org/

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 Uniontown.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Uniontown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Uniontown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Uniontown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4476, Longitude: -87.5095     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Uniontown 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 Uniontown), 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 Uniontown.



 
 
 

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