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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Austin Hill.

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Around Austin Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the west of Austin Hill. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the southwest of Austin Hill and has a population of 85,000 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 Austin Hill and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,112   E   41 miles [66 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,590   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,120   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,451   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,422   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,688   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Acmar   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Alton   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Argo   [Map]   4,213   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Breakstone Village   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cahaba Village   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Chalkville   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dunnavant   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Leeds   [Map]   11,940   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lola City   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Margaret   [Map]   4,633   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,823   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Scott City   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Turnbough Town   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Vandiver   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Woodland Village   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles

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

Saint Clair County ...

Austin Hill is located in Saint Clair County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Saint Clair County: Blount, Calhoun, Etowah, Jefferson, Shelby & Talladega.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Austin Hill ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Braggsville   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast of Austin Hill   [Map]
Cedar Grove (Historic)   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Heritage Park   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]
Hundred Oaks   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Maplewood   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Moody   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Oak Crossing   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Parsons   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Roper   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Woodland Village   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Alabama

    Alabama Tourism
    Parks for Alabama

    Fishing in Alabama
    Hunting in Alabama


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Alabama

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alabama

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alabama

Airports Near Austin Hill ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   SSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   30 miles [48.3 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 Austin Hill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Austin 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   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   121 miles [194.7 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   176 miles [283.2 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   211 miles [339.6 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   213 miles [342.8 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   217 miles [349.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WSW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   ESE   73 miles [117.5 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   N   74 miles [119.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   S   88 miles [141.6 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NW   101 miles [162.5 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   SSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   NE   37 miles [59.5 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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        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
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
        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
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [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
 
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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Saint Clair County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclairco.com/

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 Austin Hill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Austin Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5720, Longitude: -86.5322     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Austin 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 Austin 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 Austin Hill.