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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Littleton Ferry.

This page contains six sections:

Around Littleton Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the southeast of Littleton Ferry. Birmingham has a population of 212,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the southwest of Littleton Ferry and has a population of 99,500 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 driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,978   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,003   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,590   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,794   E   41 miles [66 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,422   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,688   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Adamsville   [Map]   4,360   S   5 miles [8 km]
Alden   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Burnwell   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Cardiff   [Map]   54   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dora   [Map]   1,946   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Graysville   [Map]   2,107   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Media   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Oakahalla   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Pinkney City   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Quinton   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Robbins Crossroads   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Sayre   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Sumiton   [Map]   2,407   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Twilley Town   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
West Jefferson   [Map]   331   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Jefferson County ...

Littleton Ferry is located in Jefferson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jefferson County: Bibb, Blount, Saint Clair, Shelby, Tuscaloosa & Walker.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Littleton Ferry ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Bryan   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West of Littleton Ferry   [Map]
Flat Top   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Glover Ferry   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Graysville   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Littleton   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Media   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Robbins Crossroads   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Snowtown   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Vulcan   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Littleton Ferry.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Littleton Ferry. 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 Littleton Ferry. 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 to see 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 Littleton Ferry ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   NNW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   NNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   SSE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   ENE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   N   41 miles [66 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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Littleton Ferry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Littleton Ferry. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   148 miles [238.2 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   169 miles [272 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   WNW   193 miles [310.6 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   221 miles [355.7 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   222 miles [357.3 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   NE   225 miles [362.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   N   67 miles [107.8 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   NNW   81 miles [130.4 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SSE   101 miles [162.5 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   ESE   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Walker Co. Airport   [Map]   JFX   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Winston Co. Airport   [Map]   3M2   NNW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Addison Muni.   [Map]   2A8   NNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   SSE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   ENE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Folsom Fld.(3A1/K3A1)   [Map]   3A1   N   41 miles [66 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport    [Map]   PLR   ESE   44 miles [70.8 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Posey Fld.   (ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Jefferson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: 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 Littleton Ferry.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Littleton Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6843, Longitude: -87.0033     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Littleton Ferry 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>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Littleton Ferry), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Littleton Ferry.