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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Wildcat Landing.

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Around Wildcat Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Meridian (MS). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northwest of Wildcat Landing. Meridian (MS) has a population of 39,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Demopolis. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the north of Wildcat Landing and has a population of 7,100 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 drove it.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Butler   [Map]   1,798   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,930   E   46 miles [74 km]
Chatom   [Map]   1,237   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,494   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,967   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Linden   [Map]   2,025   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,414   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   919   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,051   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,415   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
York   [Map]   2,399   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Marion (MS)   [Map]   1,574   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Quitman (MS)   [Map]   2,209   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Stonewall (MS)   [Map]   1,031   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Waynesboro (MS)   [Map]   4,975   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bladon Springs   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Campbell   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Choctaw City   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Coffeeville   [Map]   338   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dixon's Mills   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Gilbertown   [Map]   205   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jachin   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Lisman   [Map]   505   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Morvin   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Nanafalia   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Needham   [Map]   91   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pennington   [Map]   210   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Putnam   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Sweet Water   [Map]   246   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Toxey   [Map]   131   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Choctaw County ...

Wildcat Landing is located in Choctaw County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Choctaw County: Clarke, Marengo, Sumter, Washington, Clarke (MS), Lauderdale (MS) & Wayne (MS).

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Wildcat Landing ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport(ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   09A   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SSE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Waynesboro Muni.   [Map]   2R0   SW   38 miles [61.2 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 Wildcat Landing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wildcat Landing. 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   116 miles [186.7 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNE   135 miles [217.3 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   137 miles [220.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   WSW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   SW   83 miles [133.6 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   S   88 miles [141.6 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNE   91 miles [146.5 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   S   92 miles [148.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ENE   101 miles [162.5 km]
Jackson - Evers Intl. (JAN/KJAN)   [Map]   JAN   WNW   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport(ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   09A   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SSE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Waynesboro Muni.   [Map]   2R0   SW   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.

Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [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
 
Jackson - Evers Intl.   (JAN/KJAN)   [Map]
        Website for Jackson - Evers International Airport
        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
 
Key Fld.   (MEI/KMEI)   [Map]
        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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta 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
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel 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
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Wildcat Landing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wildcat Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9652, Longitude: -88.0920     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wildcat Landing 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 Wildcat Landing), 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 Wildcat Landing.



 
 
 

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