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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to White Plains.

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Around White Plains ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rome (GA). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of White Plains. Rome (GA) has a population of 36,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gadsden. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the northwest of White Plains and has a population of 36,100 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 from White Plains and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,593   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,249   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,646   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,580   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,572   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,709   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,203   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,841   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dallas (GA)   [Map]   12,870   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Villa Rica (GA)   [Map]   14,904   E   44 miles [70.8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexandria   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Blue Mountain   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Booker T City   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Choccolocco   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
De Armanville   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Edwardsville   [Map]   204   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Heflin   [Map]   3,499   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Iron City   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Merrellton   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Nances Creek   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Piedmont   [Map]   4,714   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Saks   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Weaver   [Map]   3,091   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Wellington   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Calhoun County ...

White Plains is located in Calhoun County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Calhoun County: Cherokee, Cleburne, Etowah, Saint Clair & Talladega.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near White Plains ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   5 miles [8 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   N   23 miles [37 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   ESE   32 miles [51.5 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 White Plains.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from White Plains. 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   W   62 miles [99.8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   73 miles [117.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   86 miles [138.4 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NNE   92 miles [148.1 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SSE   95 miles [152.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SSW   108 miles [173.8 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WSW   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   5 miles [8 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   N   23 miles [37 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   ESE   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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
 

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

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.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 White Plains.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in White Plains. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- White Plains) 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 White Plains. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from White Plains

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Plains. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7544, Longitude: -85.6913     [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 White Plains), 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 White Plains.



 
 
 

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