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Introduction ...

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

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Around Roundhill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Demopolis. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the north of Roundhill. Demopolis has a population of 7,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Monroeville. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southeast of Roundhill and has a population of 6,100 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
Butler   [Map]   1,773   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,919   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Chatom   [Map]   1,231   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Excel   [Map]   665   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Frisco City   [Map]   1,212   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,478   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,907   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,988   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lisman   [Map]   498   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Millry   [Map]   522   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   912   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Silas   [Map]   426   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Thomaston   [Map]   391   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   4,002   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,388   N   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Anne Manie   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Arlington   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Campbell   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coy   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dickinson   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dixon's Mills   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fulton   [Map]   258   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Kimbrough   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lower Peach Tree   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Magnolia   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Morvin   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sweet Water   [Map]   242   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Vineland   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Whatley   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Yellow Bluff   [Map]   176   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Clarke County ...

Roundhill is located in Clarke County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Clarke County: Baldwin, Choctaw, Marengo, Mobile, Monroe, Washington & Wilcox.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Roundhill ...

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.

Choctaw Corner   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest of Roundhill   [Map]
Clayhill   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Glover   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Greenwood   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the South   [Map]
Lower Peach Tree   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the East   [Map]
Peacock   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]
Pleasant Hill   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Rural   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Vineland   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Yellow Bluff Ferry   -   11 miles [17.7 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 Roundhill.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   SSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   ENE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport(ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   09A   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SSW   31 miles [49.9 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 Roundhill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Roundhill. 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
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SSE   102 miles [164.2 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   119 miles [191.5 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNE   128 miles [206 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ENE   82 miles [132 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   SSW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SSW   89 miles [143.2 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   N   91 miles [146.5 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   WSW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   WSW   100 miles [160.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Pine Hill Muni.   [Map]   71A   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grove Hill Muni.   [Map]   3A0   SSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Camden Muni.   [Map]   61A   ENE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Linden Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport(ICAO: K09A)   [Map]   09A   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jackson Muni.   [Map]   4R3   SSW   31 miles [49.9 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.

Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [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
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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 Roundhill. 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 Roundhill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roundhill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8927, Longitude: -87.7117     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Roundhill 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 Roundhill), 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 Roundhill.