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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sardine ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Mobile. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southwest of Sardine. Mobile has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Pensacola (FL). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the south of Sardine and has a population of 53,800 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 starting from Sardine and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Atmore   [Map]   10,022   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,312   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Brewton   [Map]   5,432   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,908   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Daphne   [Map]   25,913   SW   46 miles [74 km]
East Brewton   [Map]   2,415   E   18 miles [29 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   3,693   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,907   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Loxley   [Map]   2,017   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   6,072   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Robertsdale   [Map]   5,990   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Saraland   [Map]   13,942   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Satsuma   [Map]   6,193   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Spanish Fort   [Map]   ---   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Milton (FL)   [Map]   9,839   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Excel   [Map]   665   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Flomaton   [Map]   1,408   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Goodway   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Huxford   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lenox   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Megargel   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Perdido   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pollard   [Map]   135   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Range   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Riverview   [Map]   182   E   18 miles [29 km]
Uriah   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Century (FL)   [Map]   1,786   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jay (FL)   [Map]   590   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
McDavid (FL)   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Walnut Hill (FL)   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Escambia County ...

Sardine is located in Escambia County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Escambia County: Baldwin, Conecuh, Covington, Monroe, Escambia (FL), Okaloosa (FL) & Santa Rosa (FL).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sardine ...

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.

Canoe   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South of Sardine   [Map]
Freemanville   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Little Rock   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Malta   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Martinville   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the West   [Map]
Pleasant Hill   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Robinsonville   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Stanley Crossroads   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   SSW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   WSW   32 miles [51.5 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 Sardine.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sardine. 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   46 miles [74 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SE   66 miles [106.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   SW   54 miles [86.9 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   WSW   60 miles [96.6 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NE   98 miles [157.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Atmore Muni.   [Map]   0R1   SSW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Brewton Muni.   [Map]   12J   ESE   18 miles [29 km]
Monroe Co. Airport   [Map]   MVC   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Middleton Fld.(ICAO: KGZH)   [Map]   GZH   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bay Minette Muni.   [Map]   1R8   WSW   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middleton Fld.   (ICAO: KGZH)   [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
 
H. L. Sonny Callahan Airport   (ICAO: K4R4)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bob Sikes Airport   (ICAO: KCEW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [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
 
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery 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
 
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
        Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        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 Sardine. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.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 Sardine.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sardine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1313, Longitude: -87.3666     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sardine 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 Sardine), 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 Sardine.