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Introduction ...

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

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Around Chesterfield ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Chattanooga (TN). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the north of Chesterfield. Chattanooga (TN) has a population of 178,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rome (GA). It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the southeast of Chesterfield and has a population of 36,400 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 Chesterfield and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   W   41 miles [66 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,657   S   46 miles [74 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,445   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cartersville (GA)   [Map]   20,753   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,799   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Dalton (GA)   [Map]   34,077   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,839   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Collegedale (TN)   [Map]   11,437   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
East Ridge (TN)   [Map]   21,302   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Red Bank (TN)   [Map]   11,813   N   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alpine   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Broomtown   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Dog Town   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Douglas   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gaylesville   [Map]   143   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hammondville   [Map]   485   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lickskillet   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mentone   [Map]   366   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pine Ridge   [Map]   282   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Valley Head   [Map]   550   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cloudland (GA)   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lyerly (GA)   [Map]   528   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Menlo (GA)   [Map]   468   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Summerville (GA)   [Map]   4,360   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Trion (GA)   [Map]   1,780   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Cherokee County ...

Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield ...

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.

Alpine (GA)   -   Less than 2 miles to the East of Chesterfield   [Map]
Broomtown   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Cloudland (GA)   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Five Points   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Grover   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Jamestown   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Mineral Springs (GA) (Historic)   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Pumpkin Center   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Starkville (Historic)   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   WNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tom B. David Fld.   [Map]   CZL   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NNW   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 Chesterfield.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Chesterfield. 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
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   84 miles [135.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SW   93 miles [149.7 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   127 miles [204.4 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   132 miles [212.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NNE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   W   72 miles [115.9 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   91 miles [146.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ESE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   WNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tom B. David Fld.   [Map]   CZL   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NNW   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.

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
 
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dalton Muni.   (DNN/KDNN)   [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
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cartersville Airport   (ICAO: KVPC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        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 Chesterfield. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Chesterfield.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chesterfield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4468, Longitude: -85.5238     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield), 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 Chesterfield.