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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Rideout Village.

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Around Rideout Village ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It lies just southeast of Rideout Village. Huntsville has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the southwest of Rideout Village and has a population of 55,100 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 from Rideout Village and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,340   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Athens   [Map]   25,393   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,437   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,471   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Madison   [Map]   47,959   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lawrenceburg (TN)   [Map]   10,736   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lewisburg (TN)   [Map]   11,600   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Liberty Grove (TN)   [Map]   ---   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Pulaski (TN)   [Map]   7,758   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Tullahoma (TN)   [Map]   19,273   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Winchester (TN)   [Map]   8,562   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Cove   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brownsboro   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Capshaw   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Country Village   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Greenwycke Village   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Harvest   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mercury   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Meridianville   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Moore's Mill   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Normal   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ryland   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Toney   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Triana   [Map]   529   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Madison County ...

Rideout Village is located in Madison County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Madison County: Jackson, Limestone, Marshall, Morgan, Franklin (TN) & Lincoln (TN).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rideout Village ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names 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.

Cavalry Hill   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East of Rideout Village   [Map]
Cherry Creek   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Green Acres   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Greenhill   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Grove Park   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Hillandale   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Indian Hills   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rainbow   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Rolling Meadows   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Scenic View   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Shady Lane   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Stag Run   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Summit Place   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Terry Heights   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Union Park   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
University Park   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.(ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   DCU   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fayetteville Muni. (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   FYM   NNE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   SSW   28 miles [45.1 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 Rideout Village.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Rideout Village. 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   S   82 miles [132 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   N   94 miles [151.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   53 miles [85.3 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   ENE   85 miles [136.8 km]
John C. Tune Airport (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]   JWN   N   99 miles [159.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.(ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]   DCU   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fayetteville Muni. (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   FYM   NNE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rountree Fld.   [Map]   5M0   SSW   28 miles [45.1 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International 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
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
        Website for Fayetteville Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [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
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tullahoma Rgnl.   (THA/KTHA)   [Map]
        Website for Tullahoma Regional 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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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 Rideout Village.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Rideout Village. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rideout Village) 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 Rideout Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rideout Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rideout Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7506, Longitude: -86.6689     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rideout Village 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 Rideout Village), 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 Rideout Village.