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The location of Littleville









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Littleville.

This page contains six sections:

Around Littleville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Decatur. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the east of Littleville. Decatur has a population of 54,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Florence. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the north of Littleville and has a population of 40,400 people.

For comparison, Littleville has a population of 990 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Athens   [Map]   26,247   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   3,952   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   6,584   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,425   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Moulton   [Map]   3,234   E   23 miles [37 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   14,263   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Priceville   [Map]   3,623   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Russellville   [Map]   9,650   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Sheffield   [Map]   8,894   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tuscumbia   [Map]   8,407   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Winfield   [Map]   4,477   S   46 miles [74 km]
Fulton (MS)   [Map]   4,033   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Lawrenceburg (TN)   [Map]   10,838   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Liberty Grove (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
New Prospect (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Belgreen   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Churntown   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cypress Creek   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ford City   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hatton   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Leighton   [Map]   709   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
McGee Town   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Muck City   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Nitrate City   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Phil Campbell   [Map]   1,243   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Spring Valley   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Spruce Pine   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Town Creek   [Map]   1,046   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wilson Dam   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Colbert County ...

Littleville is located in Colbert County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Colbert County: Franklin, Lauderdale, Lawrence & Tishomingo (MS).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Littleville ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Russellville Muni. (FAA ID: M22)   [Map]   SSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport (FAA ID: 9A4)   [Map]   ENE   18 miles [29 km]
Posey Fld. (ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Red Bay Muni.   [Map]   WSW   28 miles [45.1 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 Littleville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Littleville. 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]   SE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   NNE   119 miles [191.5 km]
Memphis Intl.  (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   WNW   134 miles [215.7 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ESE   196 miles [315.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   E   51 miles [82.1 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   S   94 miles [151.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Russellville Muni. (FAA ID: M22)   [Map]   SSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport (FAA ID: 9A4)   [Map]   ENE   18 miles [29 km]
Posey Fld. (ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Red Bay Muni.   [Map]   WSW   28 miles [45.1 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
  Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Posey Fld.   (ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
  Website for Memphis International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [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
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
  Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
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
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
  Website for John C. Tune Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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About Colbert County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

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 Littleville.

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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 from Point A (ie- Littleville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Littleville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Littleville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Littleville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5952, Longitude: -87.6720     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Littleville 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 Littleville), 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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