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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Montgomery East.

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Around Montgomery East ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It lies just southwest of Montgomery East. Montgomery has a population of 200,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the east of Montgomery East and has a population of 63,100 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 are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,773   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Clanton   [Map]   8,846   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Dadeville   [Map]   3,128   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,825   S   46 miles [74 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,413   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,606   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Selma   [Map]   18,983   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,759   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,722   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,749   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   ---   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   8,219   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Blue Ridge   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cecil   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Claud   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coosada   [Map]   1,244   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Elmore   [Map]   1,307   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gibbs Village   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Highland Village   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hope Hull   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mount Meigs   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Shorter   [Map]   427   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sunshine Village   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles
Waugh   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Young Forte Village   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Montgomery County ...

Montgomery East is located in Montgomery County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Montgomery County: Autauga, Bullock, Crenshaw, Elmore, Lowndes, Macon & Pike.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Montgomery East ...

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.

Arrowhead   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East of Montgomery East   [Map]
Cooks   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Eastern Meadows   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Executive Park   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Georgetown   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Green Acres   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Grove Hill   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Halcyon   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Hillcrest   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the West   [Map]
Johnstown   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
King Hill   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the West   [Map]
Lakeview Heights   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Landmarks   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Morningview   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Rosemary   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Sunshine Village   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Timbers   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Winters Ferry   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Young Place   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   W   18 miles [29 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   E   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 Montgomery East.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Montgomery East. 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   NNW   87 miles [140 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   133 miles [214 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   134 miles [215.7 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   144 miles [231.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   E   74 miles [119.1 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NW   99 miles [159.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   W   18 miles [29 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   SW   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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth 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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [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
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
        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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery 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
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.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 Montgomery East.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montgomery East. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3904, Longitude: -86.2027     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Montgomery East 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 Montgomery East), 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 Montgomery East.