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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Meadow Grove.

This page contains six sections:

Around Meadow Grove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the north of Meadow Grove. Montgomery has a population of 200,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the south of Meadow Grove and has a population of 28,000 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 starting from Meadow Grove and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   8,968   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,904   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,424   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,638   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,741   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,825   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,586   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,722   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,749   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Banks   [Map]   173   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,972   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Frisco   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   188   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Goshen   [Map]   255   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Jack   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kent   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
McClure Town   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Meeksville   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mossy Grove Village   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Needmore   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Petrey   [Map]   58   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Rutledge   [Map]   458   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Social Town   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Pike County ...

Meadow Grove is located in Pike County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pike County: Barbour, Bullock, Coffee, Crenshaw, Dale & Montgomery.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Meadow Grove ...

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.

Allred   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast of Meadow Grove   [Map]
College Park   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Forest Circle   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Good Hope   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Green Oaks   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hallsville   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Heritage Ridge   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Little Oak   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Mossy Grove   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Mountainbrook   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Sanders Hill   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Trojan Terrace   -   4 miles [6.4 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 Meadow Grove.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNE   30 miles [48.3 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 Meadow Grove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Meadow Grove. 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   SSW   93 miles [149.7 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   112 miles [180.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   131 miles [210.8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   158 miles [254.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NNW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   81 miles [130.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNE   30 miles [48.3 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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [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
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [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
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
        Website for Jacksonville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
        Website for Savannah / Hilton Head 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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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Meadow Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7613, Longitude: -86.0138     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Meadow Grove 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 Meadow Grove), 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 Meadow Grove.