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The location of Calvary









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Calvary ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Selma. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the east of Calvary. Selma has a population of 18,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Demopolis. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the north of Calvary and has a population of 6,900 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 starting from Calvary and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Butler   [Map]   1,738   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,845   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Eutaw   [Map]   2,687   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Forkland   [Map]   600   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,314   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,456   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,790   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,936   N   5 miles [8 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,333   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,314   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   881   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   3,943   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,320   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   3,713   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
York   [Map]   2,280   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Anne Manie   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Arlington   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Choctaw City   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dayton   [Map]   47   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dixon's Mills   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Half Acre   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Magnolia   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Myrtlewood   [Map]   118   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Nanafalia   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pennington   [Map]   208   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pin Hook   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Providence   [Map]   204   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sweet Water   [Map]   237   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Thomaston   [Map]   386   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Vineland   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Marengo County ...

Calvary is located in Marengo County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Marengo County: Choctaw, Clarke, Dallas, Greene, Hale, Perry, Sumter & Wilcox.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Calvary ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Calvary.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Calvary. 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 Calvary. 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, attractions 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 Calvary ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ENE   5 miles [8 km]
Demopolis Muni. (FAA ID: DYA)   [Map]   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   WSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pine Hill Muni. (FAA ID: 71A)   [Map]   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vaiden Fld. (FAA ID: A08)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Camden Muni. (FAA ID: 61A)   [Map]   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Greensboro Muni. (FAA ID: 7A0)   [Map]   NNE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grove Hill Muni. (FAA ID: 3A0)   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Calvary.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Calvary. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   NNE   110 miles [177 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   SSE   126 miles [202.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   SSE   141 miles [226.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ENE   217 miles [349.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   N   69 miles [111 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   E   81 miles [130.4 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.  (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   WSW   104 miles [167.4 km]
Hattiesburg Muni.  (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   SW   108 miles [173.8 km]
Mobile Rgnl.  (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   SSW   109 miles [175.4 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   S   111 miles [178.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ENE   5 miles [8 km]
Demopolis Muni. (FAA ID: DYA)   [Map]   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   WSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pine Hill Muni. (FAA ID: 71A)   [Map]   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vaiden Fld. (FAA ID: A08)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Camden Muni. (FAA ID: 61A)   [Map]   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Greensboro Muni. (FAA ID: 7A0)   [Map]   NNE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grove Hill Muni. (FAA ID: 3A0)   [Map]   S   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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
  Website for Mobile Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
  Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
  Website for Memphis International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
  Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
  Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Marengo County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama: https://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 Calvary.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calvary. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2254, Longitude: -87.7931     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Calvary 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Calvary), 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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