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Introduction ...

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

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Around Cleburne ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rome (GA). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northeast of Cleburne. Rome (GA) has a population of 36,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gadsden. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the northwest of Cleburne and has a population of 35,800 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Anniston   [Map]   22,112   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,657   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   6,491   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,823   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,120   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,794   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,531   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,600   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,540   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,451   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,562   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,799   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Dallas (GA)   [Map]   13,108   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Villa Rica (GA)   [Map]   15,201   E   41 miles [66 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Abel   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Arbacoochee   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Blue Mountain   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Choccolocco   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
De Armanville   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Edwardsville   [Map]   202   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Friendship   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fruithurst   [Map]   280   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Heflin   [Map]   3,474   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hollis Crossroads   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Iron City   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Micaville   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Saks   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Weaver   [Map]   3,076   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
White Plains   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Cleburne County ...

Cleburne is located in Cleburne County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cleburne County: Calhoun, Cherokee, Clay, Randolph, Talladega, Carroll (GA), Haralson (GA) & Polk (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cleburne ...

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.

Belltown   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast of Cleburne   [Map]
Choccolocco   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the West   [Map]
Edwardsville   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Five Points   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Gold Hill   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Golden Springs   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Harmony   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Holly Springs   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Iron City   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Pleasant Ridge   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Spring Valley   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   WSW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   N   30 miles [48.3 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 Cleburne.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cleburne. 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   W   64 miles [103 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   69 miles [111 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SSE   87 miles [140 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   94 miles [151.3 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NNE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SSW   103 miles [165.8 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WSW   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   WSW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Talladega Muni.   [Map]   ASN   WSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport   [Map]   26A   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   N   30 miles [48.3 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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        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
 

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Cleburne County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cleburne. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6482, Longitude: -85.6297     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cleburne 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 Cleburne), 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 Cleburne.