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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Kali-Oka Springs.

This page contains six sections:

Around Kali-Oka Springs ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Mobile. It is located about 12 miles [19 km] to the southeast of Kali-Oka Springs. Mobile has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Daphne. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the southeast of Kali-Oka Springs and has a population of 25,900 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Atmore   [Map]   10,022   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,312   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,908   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fairhope   [Map]   19,421   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Foley   [Map]   17,607   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Gulf Shores   [Map]   11,689   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Prichard   [Map]   22,185   S   5 miles [8 km]
Robertsdale   [Map]   5,990   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Saraland   [Map]   13,942   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Satsuma   [Map]   6,193   E   5 miles [8 km]
Spanish Fort   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Gautier (MS)   [Map]   18,471   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Moss Point (MS)   [Map]   13,570   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Ocean Springs (MS)   [Map]   17,652   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Pascagoula (MS)   [Map]   21,981   SW   41 miles [66 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Axis   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Barry Village   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bromley   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Bucks   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chunchula   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,885   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Country Club Village   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Creola   [Map]   1,961   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Eight Mile   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gulfcrest   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   1,510   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Movico   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Semmes   [Map]   4,155   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tillmans Corner   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Wilmer   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

For more communities neighboring Kali-Oka Springs, please visit our County-by-County Page for Kali-Oka Springs.

Mobile County ...

Kali-Oka Springs is located in Mobile County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mobile County: Baldwin, Washington, George (MS), Greene (MS) & Jackson (MS). Mobile Bay is to the east and the Gulf of Mexico lies to the south.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Kali-Oka Springs ...

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.

Celeste   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast of Kali-Oka Springs   [Map]
Eight Mile   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Hatters   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Indian Hills   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Indian Springs   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Little Pines   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Saraland   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Spanish Trace   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Williams Heights   -   4 miles [6.4 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 Kali-Oka Springs.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Kali-Oka Springs. 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 Kali-Oka Springs. 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 Kali-Oka Springs ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Kali-Oka Springs.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   ENE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
St. Elmo Airport   [Map]   2R5   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fairhope Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   31 miles [49.9 km]
H. L. Sonny Callahan Airport(ICAO: K4R4)   [Map]   4R4   SSE   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 Kali-Oka Springs.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kali-Oka Springs. 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   ESE   62 miles [99.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   ESE   99 miles [159.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   ENE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
St. Elmo Airport   [Map]   2R5   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fairhope Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   31 miles [49.9 km]
H. L. Sonny Callahan Airport(ICAO: K4R4)   [Map]   4R4   SSE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Trent Lott Intl. (ICAO: KPQL)   [Map]   PQL   SW   35 miles [56.3 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
 
H. L. Sonny Callahan Airport   (ICAO: K4R4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Trent Lott Intl.   (ICAO: KPQL)   [Map]
        Website for Trent Lott International Airport
        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
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
        Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Alabama

About Mobile County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 Kali-Oka Springs.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kali-Oka Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8571, Longitude: -88.1467     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kali-Oka Springs 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 Kali-Oka Springs), 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 Kali-Oka Springs.