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Introduction ...

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

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Around Mashville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the north of Mashville. Montgomery has a population of 200,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Prattville. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the north of Mashville and has a population of 35,600 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 Mashville and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   8,968   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,972   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,919   W   46 miles [74 km]
Coosada   [Map]   1,244   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,693   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Fort Deposit   [Map]   1,228   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,653   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   W   5 miles [8 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,825   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,413   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,072   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,586   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   E   33 miles [53.1 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bolling   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bragg's   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Brantley   [Map]   801   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Chapman   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cherokee Village   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Davenport   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Forest Home   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Highland Home   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Honoraville   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lapine   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
McKenzie   [Map]   508   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Merrill Mill   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Petrey   [Map]   58   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Rutledge   [Map]   458   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sandy Ridge   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Butler County ...

Mashville is located in Butler County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Butler County: Conecuh, Covington, Crenshaw, Lowndes, Monroe & Wilcox.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Mashville ...

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.

Daisy   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast of Mashville   [Map]
Danielsville   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Fort Deposit   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the North   [Map]
Glasgow   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Greenville   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Ivy Creek   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Liberty   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the West   [Map]
Moodys Crossroads   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Pigeon Creek   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]
Robinson Crossroads   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Sand Cut   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the West   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   NNW   12 miles [19.3 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 Mashville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Mashville. 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   91 miles [146.5 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   N   122 miles [196.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ESE   72 miles [115.9 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   ENE   105 miles [169 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NE   114 miles [183.5 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNW   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   NNW   12 miles [19.3 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.

Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
        Website for Jacksonville 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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Mashville.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mashville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8032, Longitude: -86.5411     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mashville 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 Mashville), 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 Mashville.