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Introduction ...

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

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Around Clearwater Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the east of Clearwater Estates. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It lies just southeast of Clearwater Estates and has a population of 99,500 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 Clearwater Estates and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   10,807   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,783   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,978   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,003   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,590   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pleasant Grove   [Map]   10,177   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,688   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]   24,561   W   48 miles [77.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta City   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,827   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Buhl   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Coker   [Map]   985   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cottondale   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Echola   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Elrod   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Holt   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ingleside Village   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kellerman   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lake Front Village   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Peterson   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sahama Village   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Samantha   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Wood Village   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Tuscaloosa County ...

Clearwater 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 Clearwater 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.

Bridgeview   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest of Clearwater Estates   [Map]
Burnt Pine   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]
Cherokee Shores   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Cove Park   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Edwardian Place   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Four Winds   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]
High Cliff   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Lake Cove   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Vista Granda   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Willow Point   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   W   23 miles [37 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   WSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   NNE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   SE   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 Clearwater Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Clearwater 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   50 miles [80.5 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   178 miles [286.5 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   183 miles [294.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   197 miles [317 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   200 miles [321.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   208 miles [334.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   N   95 miles [152.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SE   100 miles [160.9 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNE   100 miles [160.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   W   23 miles [37 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   WSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   NNE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Lamar Co. Airport   [Map]   M55   NW   45 miles [72.4 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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery 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 ...



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About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Clearwater 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 Clearwater Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clearwater Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3584, Longitude: -87.5953     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clearwater 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 Clearwater 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 Clearwater Estates.