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Introduction ...

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

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Around Fitzpatrick ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the west of Fitzpatrick. Montgomery has a population of 200,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northeast of Fitzpatrick and has a population of 63,100 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 Fitzpatrick and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,773   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,904   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Dadeville   [Map]   3,128   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,404   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,413   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,869   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,606   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Smith's Station   [Map]   5,341   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,759   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,722   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,749   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   8,219   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Armstrong   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Calebee   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cecil   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fort Davis   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Franklin   [Map]   132   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hardaway   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Inverness   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Meeksville   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Mount Meigs   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Needmore   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pine Level   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Shorter   [Map]   427   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Three Notch   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Waugh   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Bullock County ...

Fitzpatrick is located in Bullock County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Bullock County: Barbour, Macon, Montgomery, Pike & Russell.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Fitzpatrick ...

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.

Bruceville   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the South of Fitzpatrick   [Map]
Cecil   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Cornerstone   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Cross Keys   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Downs   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hardaway   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hector   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
High Ridge   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]
London   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Mitchell   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Shepherd Hill   -   10 miles [16.1 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 Fitzpatrick.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NW   33 miles [53.1 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 Fitzpatrick.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Fitzpatrick. 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   NNW   105 miles [169 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSW   125 miles [201.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   129 miles [207.6 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   142 miles [228.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ENE   59 miles [95 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNE   69 miles [111 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NW   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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth 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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [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
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Weedon Fld.   (ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville 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
 
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
 

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Fitzpatrick. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fitzpatrick) 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 Fitzpatrick. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fitzpatrick

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fitzpatrick. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2167, Longitude: -85.8888     [Map].

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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 Fitzpatrick), 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 Fitzpatrick.