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The location of Rutthven









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Rutthven ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Selma. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the north of Rutthven. Selma has a population of 18,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Andalusia. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southeast of Rutthven and has a population of 8,800 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 as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Autaugaville   [Map]   855   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,845   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,676   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Deposit   [Map]   1,186   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Frisco City   [Map]   1,190   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,632   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,632   E   23 miles [37 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,456   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,770   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   5,927   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mosses   [Map]   914   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Pine Hill   [Map]   881   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Thomasville   [Map]   3,943   W   41 miles [66 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,320   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   3,713   N   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Awin   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Beatrice   [Map]   280   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bragg's   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Buena Vista   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Forest Home   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Furman   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
McWilliams   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Minter   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   23   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Pine Apple   [Map]   121   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Pine Orchard   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ramah   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Snow Hill   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Tunnel Springs   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Vredenburgh   [Map]   290   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Wilcox County ...

Rutthven is located in Wilcox County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wilcox County: Butler, Clarke, Dallas, Lowndes, Marengo & Monroe.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rutthven ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Camden Muni. (FAA ID: 61A)   [Map]   WNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml. (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Fort Deposit Airport (FAA ID: 67A)   [Map]   ENE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Middleton Fld. (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Monroe Co. Airport (FAA ID: MVC)   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Craig Fld. (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pine Hill Muni. (FAA ID: 71A)   [Map]   WNW   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 Rutthven.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Rutthven. 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
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   S   95 miles [152.9 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   SSE   99 miles [159.3 km]
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   N   119 miles [191.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   ESE   99 miles [159.3 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   NNW   100 miles [160.9 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   SW   104 miles [167.4 km]
Mobile Rgnl.  (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   SW   107 miles [172.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Camden Muni. (FAA ID: 61A)   [Map]   WNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml. (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Fort Deposit Airport (FAA ID: 67A)   [Map]   ENE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Middleton Fld. (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Monroe Co. Airport (FAA ID: MVC)   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Craig Fld. (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pine Hill Muni. (FAA ID: 71A)   [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.

Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
  Website for Mobile Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
  Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
  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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
  Website for Memphis 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
 
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
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

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 Rutthven.

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rutthven) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rutthven. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8535, Longitude: -87.0297     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rutthven 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 Rutthven), 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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