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The location of Rolling Acres









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Rolling Acres.

This page contains six sections:

Around Rolling Acres ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 12 miles [19 km] to the northeast of Rolling Acres. Montgomery has a population of 200,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Prattville. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the north of Rolling Acres and has a population of 35,500 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Brundidge   [Map]   1,952   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Clanton   [Map]   8,756   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,632   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,632   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,770   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,318   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   9,322   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Selma   [Map]   18,370   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,671   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   2,054   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,037   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,544   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,550   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   3,713   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   8,148   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Ada   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Burkville   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Capitol Heights   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Davenport   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gibbs Village   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hayneville   [Map]   821   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Highland Village   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hope Hull   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Letohatchee   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lowndesboro   [Map]   100   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
New Town   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pintlala   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sandy Ridge   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Young Forte Village   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Montgomery County ...

Rolling Acres 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 Rolling Acres ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Rolling Acres.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Rolling Acres. 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 Rolling Acres. 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, attractions 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 Rolling Acres ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   N   5 miles [8 km]
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld. (FAA ID: 1A9)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport (FAA ID: 67A)   [Map]   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Wetumpka Muni. (FAA ID: 08A)   [Map]   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml. (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Troy Muni. (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Rolling Acres.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Rolling Acres. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   NNW   94 miles [151.3 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   S   120 miles [193.1 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   SSW   129 miles [207.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   NE   150 miles [241.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   N   5 miles [8 km]
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   SE   84 miles [135.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   NE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Columbus Metro Airport  (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   ENE   87 miles [140 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   NW   98 miles [157.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Autauga Co. Airport   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Prattville - Grouby Fld. (FAA ID: 1A9)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport (FAA ID: 67A)   [Map]   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Wetumpka Muni. (FAA ID: 08A)   [Map]   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml. (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Troy Muni. (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Craig Fld. (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   WNW   34 miles [54.7 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
  Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
  Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
  Website for Memphis International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
  Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
  Website for Dothan Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Montgomery County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rolling Acres. 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: https://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 Rolling Acres.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rolling Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2279, Longitude: -86.4055     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rolling Acres 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Rolling Acres), 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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