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Introduction ...

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

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Around McDonald Lower Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Mobile. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the south of McDonald Lower Landing. Mobile has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Daphne. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the south of McDonald Lower Landing and has a population of 25,900 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 McDonald Lower Landing and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Atmore   [Map]   10,022   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,312   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Brewton   [Map]   5,432   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,908   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,885   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Fairhope   [Map]   19,421   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,907   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,072   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Prichard   [Map]   22,185   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Robertsdale   [Map]   5,990   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Saraland   [Map]   13,942   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Satsuma   [Map]   6,193   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Semmes   [Map]   4,155   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Spanish Fort   [Map]   ---   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,002   N   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alma   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bucks   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Calvert   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Carlton   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fairford   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gainestown   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Little River   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Malcolm   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
McIntosh   [Map]   225   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   1,510   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Movico   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rockville   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Stockton   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sunflower   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tensaw   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Baldwin County ...

McDonald Lower Landing is located in Baldwin County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Baldwin County: Clarke, Escambia, Mobile, Monroe, Washington & Escambia (FL). Mobile Bay is to the west and the Gulf of Mexico lies to the south.

Curious and Interesting Names Near McDonald Lower Landing ...

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.

Choctaw Bluff   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the North of McDonald Lower Landing   [Map]
Chrysler   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Georgetown   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Holders Ferry   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the North   [Map]
Laurel Shanty Landing   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the West   [Map]
Little River   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Malcolm   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Manns Ferry   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Mount Pleasant   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Mount Pleasant Landing   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Nelson Landing   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]
Silver Landing   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Tensaw   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   ESE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   ENE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   N   32 miles [51.5 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 McDonald Lower Landing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from McDonald Lower 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SE   64 miles [103 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   93 miles [149.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   W   83 miles [133.6 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   W   90 miles [144.8 km]
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl. (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]   GPT   SW   92 miles [148.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   NNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Mobile Co. Airport   [Map]   15A   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Chatom Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   ESE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   ENE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   N   32 miles [51.5 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.

Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        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
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta 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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile 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
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
        Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/

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 McDonald Lower Landing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McDonald Lower Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2299, Longitude: -87.8356     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for McDonald Lower 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 McDonald Lower 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 McDonald Lower Landing.