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Introduction ...

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

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Around Bellview ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Selma. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the northeast of Bellview. Selma has a population of 19,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Greenville. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the east of Bellview and has a population of 7,800 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden   [Map]   1,919   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,693   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Fort Deposit   [Map]   1,228   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Frisco City   [Map]   1,212   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,653   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,478   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,907   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,988   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,072   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mosses   [Map]   945   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   912   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,002   W   23 miles [37 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,388   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   ---   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
White Hall   [Map]   804   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Anne Manie   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Beatrice   [Map]   283   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Boykin   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Buena Vista   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Coy   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Franklin   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kimbrough   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lower Peach Tree   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
McWilliams   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   25   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Peterman   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Scratch Ankle   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Tunnel Springs   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Vredenburgh   [Map]   293   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Yellow Bluff   [Map]   176   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Wilcox County ...

Bellview is located in Wilcox County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wilcox County: Butler, Clarke, Dallas, Lowndes, Marengo & Monroe.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bellview ...

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.

Chestnut   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East of Bellview   [Map]
Coal Bluff   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Dry Forks   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Franklin   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the South   [Map]
Holly Ferry   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the North   [Map]
Kings Log Landing   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Nellie   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Packards Bend   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Pebble Hill   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the North   [Map]
Rockwest   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Yellow Bluff   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Yellow Bluff Ferry   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Bellview. 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 Bellview. 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 Bellview ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   SSE   34 miles [54.7 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 Bellview.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bellview. 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   S   95 miles [152.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   105 miles [169 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNE   123 miles [197.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ENE   64 miles [103 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSW   93 miles [149.7 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SW   95 miles [152.9 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   N   96 miles [154.5 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ESE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   WSW   118 miles [189.9 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   WSW   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   SSE   34 miles [54.7 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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan 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
 
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
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]
        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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bellview. 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 Bellview.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bellview. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8438, Longitude: -87.3561     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bellview 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 Bellview), 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 Bellview.