A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Manor Haven, Alabama

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other AL

The location of Manor Haven

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
Click here for an interactive map for Manor Haven
and the surrounding area.
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
The Commemorative Quarter for Alabama

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Manor Haven.

This page contains six sections:

Around Manor Haven ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Johnson Ford (TN). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northwest of Manor Haven. Johnson Ford (TN) has a population of 65,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the east of Manor Haven and has a population of 55,100 people.

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

Community   2016
Athens   [Map]   25,393   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Florence   [Map]   39,959   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,471   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   13,831   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Russellville   [Map]   9,815   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sheffield   [Map]   9,025   N   Less than 2 miles
Tuscumbia   [Map]   8,434   S   Less than 2 miles
Booneville (MS)   [Map]   8,744   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Corinth (MS)   [Map]   14,818   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Lawrenceburg (TN)   [Map]   10,736   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Liberty Grove (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
New Prospect (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   7,758   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Savannah (TN)   [Map]   7,019   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Tulu (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Arnot   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Beach Grove   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cherokee   [Map]   1,009   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cloverdale   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cypress Creek   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Ford City   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Killen   [Map]   977   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Leighton   [Map]   707   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Littleville   [Map]   981   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
McGee Town   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Nitrate City   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Saint Florian   [Map]   591   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Spring Valley   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wilson Dam   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Zip City   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Colbert County ...

Manor Haven 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 Manor Haven ...

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.

Cave Spring   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East of Manor Haven   [Map]
Cypress Creek   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Cypress Heights   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Florence Ferry   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Furnace Hill (Historic)   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Hobgood   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Houston Corner   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
James   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Lakeview   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Milk Springs   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Mount Pleasant (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East   [Map]
Muscle Shoals   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Three Forks   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Valley Grove   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Woodlawn Heights   -   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 Manor Haven.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport   [Map]   9A4   ESE   20 miles [32.2 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 Manor Haven.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Manor Haven. 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
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SSE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   111 miles [178.6 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   W   130 miles [209.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   201 miles [323.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   E   52 miles [83.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Muscle Shoals Rgnl.   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Russellville Muni.   [Map]   M22   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lawrence Co. Airport   [Map]   9A4   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Iuka Airport   [Map]   15M   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Red Bay Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Posey Fld.(ICAO: K1M4)   [Map]   1M4   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tishomingo Co. Airport   [Map]   01M   WSW   33 miles [53.1 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       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
Savannah - Hardin Co. Airport   (ICAO: KSNH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [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
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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 Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        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
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Colbert County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Colbert County:

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

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

- Return to Citation

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manor Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7423, Longitude: -87.6978     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Manor Haven have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Manor Haven), 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.

- Return to Citation

For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Manor Haven.