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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Mayes Crossroad.

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Around Mayes Crossroad ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rome (GA). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the northeast of Mayes Crossroad. Rome (GA) has a population of 36,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gadsden. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the west of Mayes Crossroad and has a population of 35,800 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Anniston   [Map]   22,112   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Clay   [Map]   ---   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,657   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,823   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,120   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,794   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,531   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Southside   [Map]   8,600   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,451   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,422   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]   9,799   E   33 miles [53.1 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabama City   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ballplay   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Banner   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Centre   [Map]   3,555   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Coat's Bend   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cobb City   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Edwardsville   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Glencoe   [Map]   5,135   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hokes Bluff   [Map]   4,277   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Leesburg   [Map]   1,008   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Merrellton   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Oak Level   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pilgrims Rest   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Reece City   [Map]   628   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wellington   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Etowah County ...

Mayes Crossroad is located in Etowah County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Etowah County: Blount, Calhoun, Cherokee, DeKalb, Marshall & Saint Clair.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Mayes Crossroad ...

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.

Ballplay   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast of Mayes Crossroad   [Map]
Bath Springs   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Coat's Bend   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Daisy   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Edwardsville   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Hokes Bluff   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Hokes Bluff Ferry   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Irene (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Keysburg   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Luke   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Maple Grove   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Millie (Historic)   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Rock Spring   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Turkeytown   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Wood Ferry   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   W   31 miles [49.9 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 Mayes Crossroad.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Mayes Crossroad. 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   WSW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   84 miles [135.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   NNE   78 miles [125.5 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   WNW   112 miles [180.2 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SSE   115 miles [185.1 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   WSW   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   ---   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   GAD   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Anniston Metro Airport(ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ANB   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Robbins Fld.   [Map]   20A   W   31 miles [49.9 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [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
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [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
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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 ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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 Mayes Crossroad.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mayes Crossroad. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0184, Longitude: -85.8350     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mayes Crossroad 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 Mayes Crossroad), 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 Mayes Crossroad.