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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Millville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the northeast of where Millville would have been located. Dothan has a population of 68,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the north of Millville 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 Millville and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,603   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Andalusia   [Map]   8,968   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,424   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,638   N   5 miles [8 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,741   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,586   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Taylor   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,750   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,580   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
De Funiak Springs (FL)   [Map]   6,284   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Marianna (FL)   [Map]   9,052   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Donalsonville (GA)   [Map]   2,637   E   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bellwood   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Black   [Map]   207   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Central City   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chancellor   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clayhatchee   [Map]   573   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Coffee Springs   [Map]   227   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Malvern   [Map]   1,437   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Merritts Crossroads   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Parker Village   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rehobeth   [Map]   1,482   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Scranton   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Slocomb   [Map]   1,956   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Esto (FL)   [Map]   357   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Graceville (FL)   [Map]   2,212   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Noma (FL)   [Map]   207   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Geneva County ...

Millville would have been located within present day Geneva County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Geneva County: Coffee, Covington, Dale, Houston, Holmes (FL) & Walton (FL).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Millville ...

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.

Dundee   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the North of Millville   [Map]
Eleanor (FL)   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Geneva   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the West   [Map]
High Bluff   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Highfalls   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Highnote   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Holland Crossroads (FL)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Kellys Crossroads   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SSE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Defuniak Springs Airport   [Map]   54J   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NE   33 miles [53.1 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 Millville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Millville. 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   SW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   WSW   95 miles [152.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl. (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   PFN   S   56 miles [90.1 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl. (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   TLH   ESE   91 miles [146.5 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   ENE   96 miles [154.5 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NNW   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Geneva Muni.   [Map]   33J   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Tri-Co. Airport   [Map]   1J0   SSE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Enterprise Muni.   [Map]   EDN   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Blackwell Fld.   [Map]   71J   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Defuniak Springs Airport   [Map]   54J   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Headland Muni.   [Map]   0J6   NE   33 miles [53.1 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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        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
 
Marianna Muni.   (ICAO: KMAI)   [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
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bob Sikes Airport   (ICAO: KCEW)   [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
 
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
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
        Website for Tallahassee Regional 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
 

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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 Millville.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0293, Longitude: -85.7127     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Millville 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 Millville), 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 Millville.