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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lukes Landing.

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Around Lukes Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northeast of Lukes Landing. Tuscaloosa has a population of 99,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Meridian (MS). It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southwest of Lukes Landing and has a population of 39,100 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 from Lukes Landing and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Aliceville   [Map]   2,357   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Butler   [Map]   1,773   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,019   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Eutaw   [Map]   2,749   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gordo   [Map]   1,672   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,365   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,988   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,454   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,432   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,436   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Reform   [Map]   1,616   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,388   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
York   [Map]   2,373   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Macon (MS)   [Map]   2,614   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Arcola   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Arrington   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bellamy   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Boligee   [Map]   306   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Clinton   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Emelle   [Map]   50   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Epes   [Map]   181   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Forkland   [Map]   597   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gainesville   [Map]   195   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Geiger   [Map]   159   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Intercourse   [Map]   ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Moore Town   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Panola   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Sawyerville   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
West Greene   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Sumter County ...

Lukes Landing is located in Sumter County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Sumter County: Choctaw, Greene, Marengo, Pickens, Kemper (MS), Lauderdale (MS) & Noxubee (MS).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lukes Landing ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names 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.

Braggville   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East of Lukes Landing   [Map]
Brewersville   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]
Five Points   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Fowler   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Hillman Ferry   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Lizzieville   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Moore Town   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the South   [Map]
Thornhill   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Zion Hill   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Lukes Landing.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   SSE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   E   23 miles [37 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   NNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   34 miles [54.7 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 Lukes Landing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lukes Landing. 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   NE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSE   160 miles [257.5 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   175 miles [281.6 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NNW   197 miles [317 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   220 miles [354.1 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   251 miles [403.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ESE   100 miles [160.9 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   SW   111 miles [178.6 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   SW   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   SSE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   E   23 miles [37 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   NNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SE   34 miles [54.7 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Key Fld.   (MEI/KMEI)   [Map]
        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
 
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport   (UBS/KUBS)   [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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lukes Landing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lukes Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6712, Longitude: -88.0592     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lukes Landing 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 Lukes Landing), 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 Lukes Landing.