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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Indian Springs Village.

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Around Indian Springs Village ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the north of Indian Springs Village. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the west of Indian Springs Village and has a population of 99,500 people.

For comparison, Indian Springs Village has a population of 2,500 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 starting from Indian Springs Village and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,978   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,003   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,590   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,794   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,451   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,422   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,688   N   6 miles [9.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Cahaba Heights   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Chelsea   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Inverness   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Lake Purdy   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lipscomb   [Map]   2,133   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mason City   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Meadowbrook   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mountain Brook Village   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Village   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Saginaw   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Shannon   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Shoal Creek   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Siluria   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

For more communities neighboring Indian Springs Village, please visit our County-by-County Page for Indian Springs Village.

Shelby County ...

Indian Springs Village is located in Shelby County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Shelby County: Bibb, Chilton, Coosa, Jefferson, Saint Clair & Talladega.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Indian Springs Village ...

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.

Cedar Crest   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest of Indian Springs Village   [Map]
Chapel Hill   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Chestnut Ridge   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Havenview   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Heritage Oaks   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hickory Ridge   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hoover   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Indian Hills   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Indian Springs Ranch   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Indian Valley   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Meadow Ridge   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Quail Run   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Riverwood   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Sky Ranch   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Sunnymeadows   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Valley Station   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Wine Ridge   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Indian Springs Village.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Indian Springs Village. 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 Indian Springs Village. 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 Indian Springs Village ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Indian Springs Village.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   ENE   31 miles [49.9 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 Indian Springs Village.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Indian Springs Village. 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   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   135 miles [217.3 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   190 miles [305.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   199 miles [320.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   200 miles [321.9 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   217 miles [349.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SSE   75 miles [120.7 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   81 miles [130.4 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   N   88 miles [141.6 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NNW   107 miles [172.2 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ESE   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sylacauga Muni.(ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   SCD   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   ENE   31 miles [49.9 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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama 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
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [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
 
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
 
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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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 ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Shelby County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

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 Indian Springs Village.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Indian Springs Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3597, Longitude: -86.7490     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Indian Springs Village 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 Indian Springs Village), 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 Indian Springs Village.