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Introduction ...

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

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Around Ingate ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of Ingate. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the northwest of Ingate and has a population of 99,500 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Calera   [Map]   13,489   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Chelsea   [Map]   ---   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   10,807   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,978   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Irondale   [Map]   12,359   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,590   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Selma   [Map]   18,983   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,688   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Brent   [Map]   4,919   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Brierfield   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Centreville   [Map]   2,708   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,642   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Duncanville   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
East Town   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Eddings   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Italian Town   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lawley   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
North Bibb   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Oakmulgee   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Scottsville   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Vance   [Map]   1,501   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
West Blocton   [Map]   1,263   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Woodstock   [Map]   1,569   N   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Bibb County ...

Ingate is located in Bibb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Bibb County: Chilton, Hale, Jefferson, Perry, Shelby & Tuscaloosa.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Ingate ...

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.

Choctaw Hills   -   Less than 2 miles to the East of Ingate   [Map]
Egypt (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Gary Springs   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Goodson   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Harrisburg   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Jamesville   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Little Hope   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Pleasant Hill   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Pondville   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Youngbloods Ferry   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   ESE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   SSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   ESE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   WSW   38 miles [61.2 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 Ingate.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Ingate. 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   NNE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   167 miles [268.8 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   172 miles [276.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   176 miles [283.2 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   213 miles [342.8 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   220 miles [354.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SE   66 miles [106.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   E   107 miles [172.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   ESE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   SSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gragg - Wade Fld.   [Map]   02A   ESE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   WSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Craig Fld.(ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   SEM   SSE   45 miles [72.4 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
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville 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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.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 Ingate.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ingate. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9685, Longitude: -87.2158     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ingate 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 Ingate), 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 Ingate.