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Introduction ...

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

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Around Hammondville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Chattanooga (TN). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the northeast of Hammondville. Chattanooga (TN) has a population of 178,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rome (GA). It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the southeast of Hammondville and has a population of 36,400 people.

For comparison, Hammondville has a population of 490 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
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,531   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   W   23 miles [37 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,445   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,799   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Dalton (GA)   [Map]   34,077   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,839   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Collegedale (TN)   [Map]   11,437   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
East Brainerd (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
East Ridge (TN)   [Map]   21,302   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Middle Valley Estates (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Red Bank (TN)   [Map]   11,813   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alpine   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Bootsville   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Douglas   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Flat Rock   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,339   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ider   [Map]   711   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mentone   [Map]   366   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Pine Ridge   [Map]   282   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pisgah   [Map]   707   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Powell   [Map]   954   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,015   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sylvania   [Map]   1,850   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Valley Head   [Map]   550   E   Less than 2 miles
Cloudland (GA)   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Menlo (GA)   [Map]   468   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

DeKalb County ...

Hammondville is located in DeKalb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of DeKalb County: Cherokee, Etowah, Jackson, Marshall, Chattooga (GA), Dade (GA) & Walker (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hammondville ...

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   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South of Hammondville   [Map]
Council Bluff   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
High Point   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Mays Gulf (Historic)   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
New Home   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the North   [Map]
Snake Creek (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Stamp   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Valley Head   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   WNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   N   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 Hammondville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hammondville. 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   SW   94 miles [151.3 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   94 miles [151.3 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   122 miles [196.3 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   126 miles [202.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   W   64 miles [103 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   100 miles [160.9 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   112 miles [180.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Barwick - Lafayette Airport   [Map]   9A5   ENE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   WNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   N   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.

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
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [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
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [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
 
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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.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 Hammondville.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hammondville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hammondville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hammondville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5686, Longitude: -85.6397     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hammondville 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 Hammondville), 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 Hammondville.