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Lickskillet, Alabama

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The location of Lickskillet

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lickskillet.

This page contains six sections:

Around Lickskillet ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rome (GA). It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the east of Lickskillet. Rome (GA) has a population of 36,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gadsden. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the southwest of Lickskillet and has a population of 35,200 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 starting from Lickskillet and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2018
Albertville   [Map]   21,568   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Anniston   [Map]   21,569   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,321   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,656   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   13,987   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,482   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,531   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,565   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,405   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,819   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Calhoun (GA)   [Map]   16,966   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   10,215   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Dalton (GA)   [Map]   33,500   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   10,029   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
LaFayette (GA)   [Map]   7,268   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Alpine   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bootsville   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Broomtown   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,819   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Centre   [Map]   3,514   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chavies   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,962   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dog Town   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Douglas   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gaylesville   [Map]   143   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Leesburg   [Map]   1,016   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pine Ridge   [Map]   283   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sand Rock   [Map]   577   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Taft   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

DeKalb County ...

Lickskillet is located in DeKalb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of DeKalb County: Cherokee, Etowah, Jackson, Marshall, Chattooga (GA), Dade (GA) & Walker (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lickskillet ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Isbell Fld. (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Centre Muni. (FAA ID: C22)   [Map]   SSE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl. (FAA ID: PYP)   [Map]   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Scottsboro Muni. (FAA ID: 4A6)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   E   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Lickskillet.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lickskillet. 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]   SW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   SE   87 miles [140 km]
Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   NNW   135 miles [217.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Lovell Fld.  (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   NNE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   WNW   64 miles [103 km]
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   SSE   85 miles [136.8 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   WNW   112 miles [180.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Isbell Fld. (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Centre Muni. (FAA ID: C22)   [Map]   SSE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl. (FAA ID: PYP)   [Map]   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Scottsboro Muni. (FAA ID: 4A6)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
  Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International 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
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville 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
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
  Website for Lovell Field
  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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County:

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

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

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lickskillet. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lickskillet

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lickskillet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3404, Longitude: -85.6958     [Map].

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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 Lickskillet), 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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