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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Berkshire Estates.

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Around Berkshire Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tuscaloosa. It lies just northeast of Berkshire Estates. Tuscaloosa has a population of 99,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Berkshire Estates 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 from Berkshire Estates and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Adamsville   [Map]   4,360   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Brent   [Map]   4,919   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,019   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   10,807   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Fayette   [Map]   4,432   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,454   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Midfield   [Map]   5,171   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Montevallo   [Map]   6,723   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pleasant Grove   [Map]   10,177   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]   24,561   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta City   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Buhl   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Coker   [Map]   985   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cottondale   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Duncanville   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Elrod   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Foster's   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Holt   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ingleside Village   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lake Front Village   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,436   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Peterson   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ralph   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sahama Village   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Wood Village   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Tuscaloosa County ...

Berkshire Estates is located in Tuscaloosa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tuscaloosa County: Bibb, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Jefferson & Pickens.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Berkshire Estates ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some 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.

Dearing Place   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast of Berkshire Estates   [Map]
Fairlawn   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Fernridge   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Gardendale   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Green Valley   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Greenview   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hays Court   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Lincoln Park   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Meadow Lawn   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Mimosa Highlands   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Rosedale   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Rosedale Courts   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Royal Pines   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Sanders Ferry   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Snow Terrace   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
University Lane   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNE   3 miles [4.8 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   ESE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   ENE   41 miles [66 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 Berkshire Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Berkshire Estates. 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   ENE   57 miles [91.7 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   186 miles [299.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   187 miles [300.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   187 miles [300.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   196 miles [315.4 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   211 miles [339.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SE   93 miles [149.7 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   N   109 miles [175.4 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNE   112 miles [180.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   ESE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   ENE   41 miles [66 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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport   (UBS/KUBS)   [Map]
        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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Tuscaloosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

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 Berkshire Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berkshire Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1662, Longitude: -87.6311     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Berkshire Estates 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 Berkshire Estates), 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 Berkshire Estates.