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Introduction ...

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

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Around Uriah ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Saraland. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southwest of Uriah. Saraland has a population of 13,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Atmore. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the south of Uriah and has a population of 10,000 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 starting from Uriah and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,118   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Brewton   [Map]   5,434   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,930   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,954   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,887   W   46 miles [74 km]
Creola   [Map]   1,955   SW   41 miles [66 km]
East Brewton   [Map]   2,419   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,774   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,967   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Loxley   [Map]   1,785   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,110   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Satsuma   [Map]   6,182   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Spanish Fort   [Map]   8,065   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,051   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Century (FL)   [Map]   1,762   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alma   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Carlton   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Excel   [Map]   672   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Frisco City   [Map]   1,223   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gainestown   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Goodway   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Huxford   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lenox   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Little River   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Megargel   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mexia   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Perdue Hill   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Range   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Repton   [Map]   272   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tensaw   [Map]   ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Monroe County ...

Uriah is located in Monroe County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Monroe County: Baldwin, Butler, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia & Wilcox.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Uriah ...

Looking for more information about Uriah? 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 Uriah, 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 Uriah.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Uriah ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   SSW   35 miles [56.3 km]
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   SW   39 miles [62.8 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 Uriah.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Uriah. 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSE   60 miles [96.6 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   81 miles [130.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SW   60 miles [96.6 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NE   94 miles [151.3 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   W   103 miles [165.8 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   W   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   SSW   35 miles [56.3 km]
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   SW   39 miles [62.8 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.

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
 
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
        Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional 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
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

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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 Uriah.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Uriah. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3052, Longitude: -87.5026     [Map].

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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 Uriah), 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 Uriah.



 
 
 

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