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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Merrill Mill.

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Around Merrill Mill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Enterprise. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the southeast of Merrill Mill. Enterprise has a population of 28,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Troy. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the northeast of Merrill Mill and has a population of 19,200 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 and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   8,968   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,972   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,693   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Florala   [Map]   1,952   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,424   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,653   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Level Plains   [Map]   2,006   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,825   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,586   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Samson   [Map]   1,912   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Babbie   [Map]   600   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brantley   [Map]   801   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chapman   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cherokee Village   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dozier   [Map]   331   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gantt   [Map]   221   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   188   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Goshen   [Map]   255   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Heath   [Map]   255   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Honoraville   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
McKenzie   [Map]   508   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Red Level   [Map]   485   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
River Falls   [Map]   523   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Rutledge   [Map]   458   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Social Town   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Crenshaw County ...

Merrill Mill is located in Crenshaw County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Crenshaw County: Butler, Coffee, Covington, Lowndes, Montgomery & Pike.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Merrill Mill ...

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.

Boston   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest of Merrill Mill   [Map]
Cherokee Village   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Clearview   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]
Ivy Creek   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Leon   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Moodys Crossroads   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the North   [Map]
Mulberry   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Oaky Streak   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Pigeon Creek   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Robinson Crossroads   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the North   [Map]
Rose Hill   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]
Searight   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   ENE   36 miles [57.9 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 Merrill Mill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Merrill Mill. 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   77 miles [123.9 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   90 miles [144.8 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   N   137 miles [220.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   ESE   59 miles [95 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   SSE   104 miles [167.4 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Alabama Rgnl.(ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   79J   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   ENE   36 miles [57.9 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.

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
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [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
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [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
 
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
 
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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County 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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        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 Merrill Mill.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Merrill Mill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Merrill Mill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Merrill Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5934, Longitude: -86.4017     [Map].

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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 Merrill Mill), 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 Merrill Mill.