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The location of Saddle Hill









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Saddle Hill.

This page contains six sections:

Around Saddle Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the east of Saddle Hill. Dothan has a population of 68,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the southeast of Saddle Hill and has a population of 28,200 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 you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   8,787   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,871   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,122   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,875   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,676   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,365   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,632   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,592   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,683   E   46 miles [74 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,770   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,468   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,428   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Taylor   [Map]   2,396   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,037   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
De Funiak Springs (FL)   [Map]   6,442   S   50 miles [80.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Babbie   [Map]   599   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Beulah   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brantley   [Map]   788   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
County Line   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dozier   [Map]   325   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Frisco   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   186   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Goshen   [Map]   253   N   18 miles [29 km]
Jack   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kinston   [Map]   545   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
New Brockton   [Map]   1,176   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pine Level   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Social Town   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Victoria   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wilkinstown   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Coffee County ...

Saddle Hill is located in Coffee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Coffee County: Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Geneva & Pike.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Saddle Hill ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Carl Folsom Airport (FAA ID: 14J)   [Map]   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Enterprise Muni. (FAA ID: EDN)   [Map]   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
South Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Brundidge Muni. (FAA ID: 60A)   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Troy Muni. (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Florala Muni. (ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   SSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Blackwell Fld. (FAA ID: 71J)   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Geneva Muni. (FAA ID: 33J)   [Map]   SSE   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Saddle Hill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Saddle Hill. 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   SSW   71 miles [114.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   SW   92 miles [148.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   ESE   41 miles [66 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   NNW   60 miles [96.6 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl.  (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   SSE   89 miles [143.2 km]
Columbus Metro Airport  (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   NE   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Carl Folsom Airport (FAA ID: 14J)   [Map]   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Enterprise Muni. (FAA ID: EDN)   [Map]   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
South Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Brundidge Muni. (FAA ID: 60A)   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Troy Muni. (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Florala Muni. (ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]   SSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Blackwell Fld. (FAA ID: 71J)   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Geneva Muni. (FAA ID: 33J)   [Map]   SSE   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.

Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [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
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bob Sikes Airport   (ICAO: KCEW)   [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
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
  Website for Jacksonville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
  Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International 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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
  Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
  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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Coffee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saddle Hill. 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 Saddle Hill.

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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 from Point A (ie- Saddle Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saddle Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4554, Longitude: -86.1305     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saddle Hill 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 Saddle Hill), 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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