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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lakeview Beach.

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Around Lakeview Beach ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the west of Lakeview Beach. Huntsville has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the west of Lakeview Beach 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 starting from Lakeview Beach and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,340   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Athens   [Map]   25,393   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,437   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,471   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Madison   [Map]   47,959   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,531   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,600   S   46 miles [74 km]
LaFayette (GA)   [Map]   7,159   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Winchester (TN)   [Map]   8,562   N   42 miles [67.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Chigger Hill   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Columbus City   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dutton   [Map]   308   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grant   [Map]   907   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Grove Oak   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   970   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lakeview   [Map]   143   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Langston   [Map]   264   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Paint Rock   [Map]   205   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pleasant Groves   [Map]   411   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Powell   [Map]   954   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rock City   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Section   [Map]   754   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Woodville   [Map]   730   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Jackson County ...

Lakeview Beach is located in Jackson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jackson County: DeKalb, Madison, Marshall, Dade (GA), Franklin (TN) & Marion (TN).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lakeview Beach ...

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.

Breezeway Bay   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest of Lakeview Beach   [Map]
Crossroad   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Dry Cove (Historic)   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Glen Haven   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Grant   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the West   [Map]
Kirbytown   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Lakeview Shores   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Pleasant Hill   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Roseberry   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Section Ferry   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Skyline Shores   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]
Tanglewood   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   SSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   NW   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 Lakeview Beach.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lakeview Beach. 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   78 miles [125.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SE   116 miles [186.7 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   147 miles [236.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   ENE   61 miles [98.2 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   85 miles [136.8 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   SSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   NW   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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International 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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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About Jackson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Lakeview Beach.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakeview Beach. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5679, Longitude: -86.1269     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lakeview Beach 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 Lakeview Beach), 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 Lakeview Beach.