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Harpers Store, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Harpers Store.

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Around Harpers Store ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Atmore. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the southwest of Harpers Store. Atmore has a population of 10,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Andalusia. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the southeast of Harpers Store and has a population of 9,000 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 Harpers Store and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Brewton   [Map]   5,432   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,919   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
East Brewton   [Map]   2,415   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,693   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Flomaton   [Map]   1,408   S   41 miles [66 km]
Fort Deposit   [Map]   1,228   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Frisco City   [Map]   1,212   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,653   E   23 miles [37 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,478   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,907   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,072   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mosses   [Map]   945   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,002   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Century (FL)   [Map]   1,786   S   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Beatrice   [Map]   283   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Belleville   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bermuda   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Buena Vista   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Burnt Corn   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Excel   [Map]   665   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Franklin   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Lenox   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
McWilliams   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mexia   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Peterman   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Pine Orchard   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Repton   [Map]   266   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Scratch Ankle   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Tunnel Springs   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Conecuh County ...

Harpers Store is located in Conecuh County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Conecuh County: Butler, Covington, Escambia & Monroe.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Harpers Store ...

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.

Bermuda   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest of Harpers Store   [Map]
Bookers Mill   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Burnt Corn   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
China   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Fowler   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Green Street   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Peterman   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the West   [Map]
Pine Orchard   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Stokes   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Tunnel Springs   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   SSE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   NNW   29 miles [46.7 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 Harpers Store.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Harpers Store. 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   77 miles [123.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   84 miles [135.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NE   65 miles [104.6 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SW   86 miles [138.4 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SW   90 miles [144.8 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   E   101 miles [162.5 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNW   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   SSE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   NNW   29 miles [46.7 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.

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
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        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
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta 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
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        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
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [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 Harpers Store. 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 Harpers Store.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harpers Store. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5940, Longitude: -87.1347     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Harpers Store 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 Harpers Store), 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 Harpers Store.