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Cedar Bluff, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Cedar Bluff.

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Around Cedar Bluff ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rome (GA). It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the east of Cedar Bluff. Rome (GA) has a population of 36,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gadsden. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the southwest of Cedar Bluff and has a population of 35,800 people.

For comparison, Cedar Bluff has a population of 1,800 people.

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

Community   2016
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,112   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,437   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,657   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,120   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,531   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,600   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,445   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Cartersville (GA)   [Map]   20,753   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,799   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Dallas (GA)   [Map]   13,108   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
LaFayette (GA)   [Map]   7,159   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Ballplay   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Broomtown   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Centre   [Map]   3,555   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,963   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dog Town   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Douglas   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gaylesville   [Map]   143   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Howells Crossroads   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Kirk's Grove   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Leesburg   [Map]   1,008   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lickskillet   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Rock Run   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sand Rock   [Map]   555   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Coosa (GA)   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Cherokee County ...

Cedar Bluff is located in Cherokee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cherokee County: Calhoun, Cleburne, DeKalb, Etowah, Chattooga (GA), Floyd (GA) & Polk (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cedar Bluff ...

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.

Alexis   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast of Cedar Bluff   [Map]
Billy Goat Hill   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Centre   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Cornwall   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Cornwall Furnace   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Edwards Ferry   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Grassland   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Little River   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Noah   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Pathkiller Cove   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Round Mountain   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Tucker Crossroads   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cedar Bluff ...

Looking for more information about Cedar Bluff? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Cedar Bluff, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cedar Bluff.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alabama Statewide Tourism
    Cedar Bluff Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cedar Bluff

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 Cedar Bluff ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   NNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ENE   26 miles [41.8 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 Cedar Bluff.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cedar Bluff. 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
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   WSW   80 miles [128.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NNE   60 miles [96.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WNW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   76 miles [122.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   NNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ENE   26 miles [41.8 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.

Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International 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
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
Cartersville Airport   (ICAO: KVPC)   [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
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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 Cherokee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cedar Bluff.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cedar Bluff. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cedar Bluff

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedar Bluff. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2195, Longitude: -85.5922     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cedar Bluff 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 Cedar Bluff), 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 Cedar Bluff.