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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Muklassa ...

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

The next largest community is Auburn. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the east of Muklassa 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 starting from Muklassa and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,773   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Clanton   [Map]   8,846   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Dadeville   [Map]   3,128   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,413   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,869   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Prattville   [Map]   35,606   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Selma   [Map]   18,983   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,759   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,722   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,749   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   ---   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   8,219   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Blue Ridge   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cecil   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Claud   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 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   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gibbs Village   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Highland Village   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hope Hull   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mount Meigs   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Shorter   [Map]   427   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sunshine Village   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Waugh   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Young Forte Village   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Montgomery County ...

Muklassa would have been located within present day 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 Muklassa ...

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 South of Muklassa   [Map]
Cooks   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Halcyon   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Jasmine Hill   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Johnstown   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Landmarks   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Sunshine Village   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Timbers   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Willow Springs   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Winters Ferry   -   3 miles [4.8 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 Muklassa.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   NNE   35 miles [56.3 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 Muklassa.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Muklassa. 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   85 miles [136.8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   130 miles [209.2 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   S   135 miles [217.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSW   147 miles [236.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   WSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   E   71 miles [114.3 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NW   100 miles [160.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wetumpka Muni.   [Map]   08A   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Tallassee Muni.   [Map]   ---   ENE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld.   [Map]   1A9   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Moton Fld. Muni.   [Map]   06A   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld.(ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   ALX   NNE   35 miles [56.3 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.

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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Montgomery County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Muklassa.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Muklassa. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4251, Longitude: -86.1625     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Muklassa 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 Muklassa), 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 Muklassa.