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Lindseys Crossing, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lindseys Crossing.

This page contains six sections:

Around Lindseys Crossing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the north of Lindseys Crossing. Birmingham has a population of 210,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the west of Lindseys Crossing and has a population of 101,000 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 Lindseys Crossing and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2018
Alabaster   [Map]   33,340   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,538   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Calera   [Map]   14,380   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   14,021   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Helena   [Map]   19,529   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,397   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hoover   [Map]   85,108   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,380   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,306   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,799   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,744   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,291   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Trussville   [Map]   22,314   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,461   NE   18 miles [29 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Brantleyville   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Eddings   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Green Pond   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kimbrell   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Maylene   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
McCalla   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Montevallo   [Map]   6,674   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
New Village   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Saginaw   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Sawmill Town   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Siluria   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Tannehill   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Wilton   [Map]   685   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Woodstock   [Map]   1,600   W   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Shelby County ...

Lindseys Crossing is located in Shelby County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Shelby County: Bibb, Chilton, Coosa, Jefferson, Saint Clair & Talladega.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lindseys Crossing ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Bessemer Airport (FAA ID: EKY)   [Map]   N   5 miles [8 km]
Shelby Co. Airport  (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bibb Co. Airport (FAA ID: 0A8)   [Map]   SSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   NNE   25 miles [40.2 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 Lindseys Crossing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lindseys Crossing. 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]   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   E   146 miles [235 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   S   190 miles [305.8 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   S   191 miles [307.4 km]
Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   N   200 miles [321.9 km]
Memphis Intl.  (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   NW   214 miles [344.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   SSE   71 miles [114.3 km]
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   E   90 miles [144.8 km]
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   N   97 miles [156.1 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   NNW   111 miles [178.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Bessemer Airport (FAA ID: EKY)   [Map]   N   5 miles [8 km]
Shelby Co. Airport  (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bibb Co. Airport (FAA ID: 0A8)   [Map]   SSW   22 miles [35.4 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
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
  Website for Shelby County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
  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
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International 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
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Shelby County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Lindseys Crossing.

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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- Lindseys Crossing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lindseys Crossing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2304, Longitude: -86.9272     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lindseys Crossing 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 Lindseys Crossing), 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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