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Introduction ...

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

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Around Needmore ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the northwest of Needmore. Montgomery has a population of 200,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Prattville. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northwest of Needmore and has a population of 35,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Clayton   [Map]   2,904   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,101   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,893   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   28,024   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,404   E   46 miles [74 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,781   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,413   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,586   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,610   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,777   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,759   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,191   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,722   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,749   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   8,219   N   46 miles [74 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Banks   [Map]   173   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,972   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Goshen   [Map]   255   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grady   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Inverness   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kent   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
McClure Town   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Meeksville   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Mossy Grove Village   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Perote   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Petrey   [Map]   58   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pine Level   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ramer   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Smuteye   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Pike County ...

Needmore 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 Needmore ...

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.

College Park   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South of Needmore   [Map]
Curry   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Forest Circle   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Friendship   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Green Oaks   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Heritage Ridge   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Jonesville   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Lees Park   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Lewis   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Meeksville   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Mountainbrook   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Orion   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Pleasant Hill   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Trojan Terrace   -   5 miles [8 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 Needmore.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   E   26 miles [41.8 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 Needmore.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Needmore. 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   103 miles [165.8 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   123 miles [197.9 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   124 miles [199.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   148 miles [238.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   72 miles [115.9 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNE   91 miles [146.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   E   26 miles [41.8 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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        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
 
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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Needmore.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Needmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Needmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Needmore. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9023, Longitude: -85.9410     [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 Needmore), 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 Needmore.