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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Jim Williams Ford.

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Around Jim Williams Ford ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Florence. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the north of Jim Williams Ford. Florence has a population of 40,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tupelo (MS). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the west of Jim Williams Ford and has a population of 38,800 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 from Jim Williams Ford and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Fayette   [Map]   4,432   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   4,074   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   6,739   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,003   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Moulton   [Map]   3,343   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   13,831   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Russellville   [Map]   9,815   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sheffield   [Map]   9,025   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Tuscumbia   [Map]   8,434   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Winfield   [Map]   4,531   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Amory (MS)   [Map]   7,067   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Baldwyn (MS)   [Map]   3,332   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Booneville (MS)   [Map]   8,744   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Fulton (MS)   [Map]   4,066   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Saltillo (MS)   [Map]   5,008   W   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bear Creek   [Map]   1,041   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Belgreen   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Boar Tush   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brilliant   [Map]   879   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Burntout   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Delmar   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Hackleburg   [Map]   1,477   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hodges   [Map]   284   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Phil Campbell   [Map]   1,273   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Red Bay   [Map]   3,119   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Spruce Pine   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Vina   [Map]   356   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Weston   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Golden (MS)   [Map]   189   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Oakland (MS)   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]

For more communities neighboring Jim Williams Ford, please visit our County-by-County Page for Jim Williams Ford.

Franklin County ...

Jim Williams Ford is located in Franklin County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Franklin County: Colbert, Lawrence, Marion, Winston, Itawamba (MS) & Tishomingo (MS).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Jim Williams Ford ...

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.

Allens Factory   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the East of Jim Williams Ford   [Map]
Glasgow Corner   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Jordans Mill   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Liberty Hill   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Nix   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Nix Mill   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Pigeye   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Piney Bend   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Pleasant Ridge   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rockwood   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Shady Grove   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the East   [Map]
Spruce Pine   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Jim Williams Ford.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Jim Williams Ford. 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 Jim Williams Ford. 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 Jim Williams Ford ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Jim Williams Ford.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   HAB   SSW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Posey Fld.(ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   1M4   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Red Bay Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tishomingo Co. Airport   [Map]   01M   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Fulton - Itawamba Co. Airport   [Map]   11M   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   ESE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   NNE   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 Jim Williams Ford.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Jim Williams Ford. 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   SE   83 miles [133.6 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   128 miles [206 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   142 miles [228.5 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   203 miles [326.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   ENE   66 miles [106.2 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   S   77 miles [123.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   HAB   SSW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Posey Fld.(ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   1M4   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Red Bay Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tishomingo Co. Airport   [Map]   01M   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Fulton - Itawamba Co. Airport   [Map]   11M   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   ESE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   NNE   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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Posey Fld.   (ICAO: K1M4)   [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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International 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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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jim Williams Ford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3182, Longitude: -87.8828     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jim Williams Ford 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 Jim Williams Ford), 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 Jim Williams Ford.