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Introduction ...

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

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Around Chateau Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It lies immediately southeast of Chateau Estates. Dothan has a population of 68,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the west of Chateau Estates and has a population of 28,000 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 and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Clayton   [Map]   2,904   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,404   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,424   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,638   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,741   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,586   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,750   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,580   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Marianna (FL)   [Map]   9,052   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]   4,702   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Donalsonville (GA)   [Map]   2,637   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Avon   [Map]   505   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   1,994   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grimes   [Map]   542   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Kinsey   [Map]   2,187   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Malvern   [Map]   1,437   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Merritts Crossroads   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Midland City   [Map]   2,366   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Napier Field   [Map]   344   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Newton   [Map]   1,459   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Parish   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Parker Village   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Pinckard   [Map]   627   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rehobeth   [Map]   1,482   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Taylor   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Webb   [Map]   1,396   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Houston County ...

Chateau Estates is located in Houston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Houston County: Dale, Geneva, Henry, Jackson (FL), Early (GA) & Seminole (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Chateau Estates ...

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.

Chickasaw Heights   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South of Chateau Estates   [Map]
Clark Crossroads   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Cottondale   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Green Acres   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Griffin Heights   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Jones Crossroads   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Kelly Springs   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Parish   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Peach Tree Hills   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Peterman   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rock Creek Park   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Shady Heights   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Silver Meadows   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Stadium Place   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Tabernacle   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Whispering Pines   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Young America   -   3 miles [4.8 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 Chateau Estates.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   N   5 miles [8 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SSW   29 miles [46.7 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 Chateau Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Chateau 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SW   83 miles [133.6 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   WSW   116 miles [186.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NNE   175 miles [281.6 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   177 miles [284.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   N   5 miles [8 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ENE   75 miles [120.7 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   SE   87 miles [140 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NW   91 miles [146.5 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NNE   92 miles [148.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Abbeville Muni.   [Map]   0J0   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marianna Muni.(ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]   MAI   SSE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Early Co. Airport(ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]   BIJ   ENE   33 miles [53.1 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.

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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery 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
 
Marianna Muni.   (ICAO: KMAI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Early Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBIJ)   [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
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
        Website for Jacksonville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
        Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
        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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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 Chateau Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chateau Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2480, Longitude: -85.4355     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chateau 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 Chateau 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 Chateau Estates.