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The location of Little Texas









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Little Texas ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the west of Little Texas. Montgomery has a population of 198,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Columbus (GA). It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the east of Little Texas and has a population of 194,000 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 and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,467   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Auburn   [Map]   65,738   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   11,896   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Lanett   [Map]   6,236   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,463   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Opelika   [Map]   30,555   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Phenix City   [Map]   36,435   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   9,803   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   5,933   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Smith's Station   [Map]   5,427   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,126   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,413   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,200   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   8,278   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Cusseta (GA)   [Map]   10,684   E   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Armstrong   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Beauregard   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
The Bottle   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Calebee   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
East Tallassee   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fort Davis   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Franklin   [Map]   126   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hurtsboro   [Map]   586   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Liberty City   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Loachapoka   [Map]   200   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marvyn   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Notasulga   [Map]   830   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Reeltown   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ridgewood Village   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Tallapoosa City   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Macon County ...

Little Texas is located in Macon County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Macon County: Bullock, Elmore, Lee, Montgomery, Russell & Tallapoosa.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Little Texas ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Moton Fld. Muni. (FAA ID: 06A)   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport  (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   NNE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   W   18 miles [29 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Franklin Fld. (FAA ID: 07A)   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Lanett Muni. (FAA ID: 7A3)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 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 Texas.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Little Texas. 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]   NW   103 miles [165.8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   NE   105 miles [169 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   SSW   146 miles [235 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   SW   166 miles [267.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Columbus Metro Airport  (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   NNE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   S   77 miles [123.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Moton Fld. Muni. (FAA ID: 06A)   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport  (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   NNE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   W   18 miles [29 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Franklin Fld. (FAA ID: 07A)   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Lanett Muni. (FAA ID: 7A3)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
  Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [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
 
Weedon Fld.   (ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
  Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
  Website for Dothan Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Little Texas. 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 Little Texas.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Texas. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4429, Longitude: -85.5683     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Little Texas 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 Texas), 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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