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The location of Leman Ferry









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Leman Ferry.

This page contains six sections:

Around Leman Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the north of Leman Ferry. Huntsville has a population of 197,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the west of Leman Ferry and has a population of 54,300 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 Leman Ferry and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,568   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,321   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Athens   [Map]   26,247   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Attalla   [Map]   5,799   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,656   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,858   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,482   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,425   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Madison   [Map]   50,440   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Oneonta   [Map]   6,615   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,405   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   7,017   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Lynchburg (TN)   [Map]   ---   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Powell Chapel (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   7,652   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Belle Mina   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Big Cove   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Brownsboro   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lacey's Spring   [Map]   ---   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Morgan City   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,901   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]   2,015   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Rideout Village   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Somerville   [Map]   769   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Swancott   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Triana   [Map]   619   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Valhermoso Springs   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Morgan County ...

Leman Ferry is located in Morgan County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Morgan County: Cullman, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall & Winston.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Leman Ferry ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Leman Ferry.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Leman Ferry. 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 Leman Ferry. 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, attractions 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 Leman Ferry ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   WNW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl. (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   WNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Madison County Exec.  (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rountree Fld. (FAA ID: 5M0)   [Map]   WSW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Guntersville Muni. (FAA ID: 8A1)   [Map]   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Folsom Fld. (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Albertville Rgnl. (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   SE   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Leman Ferry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Leman Ferry. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   S   70 miles [112.7 km]
Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   N   107 miles [172.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ESE   140 miles [225.3 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport  (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   ENE   170 miles [273.6 km]
Memphis Intl.  (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   W   193 miles [310.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   WNW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   WNW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Lovell Fld.  (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   ENE   86 miles [138.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl. (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   WNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Madison County Exec.  (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rountree Fld. (FAA ID: 5M0)   [Map]   WSW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Guntersville Muni. (FAA ID: 8A1)   [Map]   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Folsom Fld. (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   SSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Albertville Rgnl. (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Fayetteville Muni.  (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   N   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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
  Website for John C. Tune Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
  Website for Madison County Executive Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
  Website for Fayetteville Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
  Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
  Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
  Website for Memphis International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
  Website for Huntsville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
  Website for Lovell Field
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://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 Leman Ferry.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leman Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5740, Longitude: -86.6186     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Leman Ferry 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Leman Ferry), 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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