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The location of Little Shenandoah









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Little Shenandoah.

This page contains six sections:

Around Little Shenandoah ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the south of Little Shenandoah. Birmingham has a population of 210,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the south of Little Shenandoah and has a population of 85,100 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 Little Shenandoah and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   33,340   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Albertville   [Map]   21,568   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,538   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,858   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,157   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Helena   [Map]   19,529   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,397   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,380   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,306   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,161   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,744   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,291   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Trussville   [Map]   22,314   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,461   S   29 miles [46.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Allgood   [Map]   622   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bangor   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Blount Springs   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
County Line   [Map]   264   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dallas   [Map]   ---   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Deavers   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Garden City   [Map]   502   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hayden   [Map]   1,342   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Locust Fork   [Map]   1,202   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Masseyline   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Nectar   [Map]   338   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Remlap   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Selfville   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Smoke Rise   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Trafford   [Map]   626   SW   5 miles [8 km]

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

Blount County ...

Little Shenandoah is located in Blount County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Blount County: Cullman, Etowah, Jefferson, Marshall, Saint Clair, Walker & Winston.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Little Shenandoah ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Robbins Fld. (FAA ID: 20A)   [Map]   ENE   18 miles [29 km]
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Folsom Fld. (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PLR)   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Albertville Rgnl. (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Addison Muni. (FAA ID: 2A8)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 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 Little Shenandoah.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Little Shenandoah. 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   22 miles [35.4 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   E   130 miles [209.2 km]
Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   N   154 miles [247.8 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport  (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   NE   202 miles [325.1 km]
Memphis Intl.  (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   WNW   203 miles [326.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   N   52 miles [83.7 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   SW   70 miles [112.7 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   NW   79 miles [127.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   SE   91 miles [146.5 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   S   110 miles [177 km]
Lovell Fld.  (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   NE   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Robbins Fld. (FAA ID: 20A)   [Map]   ENE   18 miles [29 km]
Folsom Fld. (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PLR)   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Albertville Rgnl. (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Addison Muni. (FAA ID: 2A8)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Walker Co. Airport (FAA ID: JFX)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
  Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International 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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
  Website for Lovell Field
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [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
 
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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  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
 

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About Blount County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.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 Little Shenandoah.

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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- Little Shenandoah) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Shenandoah. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8834, Longitude: -86.6833     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Little Shenandoah 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 Little Shenandoah), 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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