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The location of Lime Sink









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lime Sink.

This page contains six sections:

Around Lime Sink ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the south of Lime Sink. Dothan has a population of 68,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the southwest of Lime Sink and has a population of 28,300 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 Lime Sink and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,563   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,856   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,086   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,834   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   11,896   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,590   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,714   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Midland City   [Map]   2,350   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,303   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Taylor   [Map]   2,383   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,126   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,413   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,465   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]   4,623   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cuthbert (GA)   [Map]   3,426   E   35 miles [56.3 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Baker Hill   [Map]   252   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   88   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Capps   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,270   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clopton   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Comer   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Graball   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Louisville   [Map]   462   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Midway   [Map]   459   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Phillips Crossroads   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Screamer   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Skipperville   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Smuteye   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Spring Hill   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Georgetown (GA)   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]

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

Barbour County ...

Lime Sink is located in Barbour County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Barbour County: Bullock, Dale, Henry, Pike, Russell, Clay (GA), Quitman (GA) & Stewart (GA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lime Sink ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Clayton Muni. (FAA ID: 11A)   [Map]   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Abbeville Muni. (FAA ID: 0J0)   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Weedon Fld. (ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brundidge Muni. (FAA ID: 60A)   [Map]   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Blackwell Fld. (FAA ID: 71J)   [Map]   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Headland Muni. (FAA ID: 0J6)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cuthbert - Randolph Airport (FAA ID: 25J)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 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 Lime Sink.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lime Sink. 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   SW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   SW   139 miles [223.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   NNE   139 miles [223.7 km]
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   NNW   146 miles [235 km]
Jacksonville Intl.  (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]   ESE   236 miles [379.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Columbus Metro Airport  (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   NNE   57 miles [91.7 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   WNW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl. (ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ESE   72 miles [115.9 km]
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   N   92 miles [148.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Clayton Muni. (FAA ID: 11A)   [Map]   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Abbeville Muni. (FAA ID: 0J0)   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Weedon Fld. (ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brundidge Muni. (FAA ID: 60A)   [Map]   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Blackwell Fld. (FAA ID: 71J)   [Map]   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Headland Muni. (FAA ID: 0J6)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cuthbert - Randolph Airport (FAA ID: 25J)   [Map]   E   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.

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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
  Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
  Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Weedon Fld.   (ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]
  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
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Early Co. Airport   (ICAO: KBIJ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
  Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
  Website for Jacksonville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
  Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
  Website for Dothan Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
  Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Barbour County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Lime Sink.

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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 from Point A (ie- Lime Sink) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lime Sink. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7829, Longitude: -85.3980     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lime Sink 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 Lime Sink), 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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