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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Johnsons Mill.

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Around Johnsons Mill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the north of Johnsons Mill. Huntsville has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the northwest of Johnsons Mill and has a population of 55,100 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Athens   [Map]   25,393   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   S   46 miles [74 km]
Clay   [Map]   ---   S   41 miles [66 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   W   23 miles [37 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,783   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,471   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Madison   [Map]   47,959   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,823   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,794   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,422   S   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Arab   [Map]   8,340   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Baileyton   [Map]   627   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Brooksville   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Douglas   [Map]   761   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Friendship   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gregory   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hog Jaw   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Horton   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hulaco   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Joppa   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mill Village   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pine Lake Village   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Scant City   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Summit   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Union Grove   [Map]   79   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Marshall County ...

Johnsons Mill is located in Marshall County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Marshall County: Blount, Cullman, DeKalb, Etowah, Jackson, Madison & Morgan.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Johnsons Mill ...

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.

Big Spring (Historic)   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast of Johnsons Mill   [Map]
Diamond   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Fowler (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Grassy   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Hopewell   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
May Apple (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
New Harmony   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Red Hill   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Rice   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Scant City   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Strawberry   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Thrasher Crossroads   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Union Hill   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ESE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   W   23 miles [37 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   30 miles [48.3 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 Johnsons Mill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Johnsons Mill. 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   SSW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   124 miles [199.6 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   127 miles [204.4 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   174 miles [280 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   207 miles [333.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WNW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NE   87 miles [140 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SE   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   ESE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   W   23 miles [37 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   N   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [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
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola 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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        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
 

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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 Johnsons Mill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Johnsons Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2834, Longitude: -86.4503     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Johnsons Mill 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 Johnsons Mill), 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 Johnsons Mill.