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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Snow Terrace.

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Around Snow Terrace ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tuscaloosa. It lies just northeast of Snow Terrace. Tuscaloosa has a population of 99,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the east of Snow Terrace and has a population of 85,000 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 are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,511   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Brent   [Map]   4,919   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Calera   [Map]   13,489   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,019   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   10,807   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,613   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,561   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jasper   [Map]   14,003   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Midfield   [Map]   5,171   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Montevallo   [Map]   6,723   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,050   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pleasant Grove   [Map]   10,177   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta City   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Buhl   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,642   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Coker   [Map]   985   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Cottondale   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Duncanville   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Elrod   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Foster's   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Holt   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ingleside Village   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Lake Front Village   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,436   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Peterson   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sahama Village   [Map]   ---   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Wood Village   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Tuscaloosa County ...

Snow Terrace is located in Tuscaloosa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tuscaloosa County: Bibb, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Jefferson & Pickens.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Snow Terrace ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names 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.

Cedar Crest   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East of Snow Terrace   [Map]
Chapelwood   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Cherry Dale   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Cloverdale   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Crestdale   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Dearing Place   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Fairlawn   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Fernridge   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Flatwoods   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Forest Lake   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Gardendale   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Green Hills   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Green Valley   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Greenview   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Guilds Woods   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Harperwood   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Hays Court   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Heritage Hills   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hickory Forest   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
High Forest   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Hightown   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Hillcrest   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Indian Hills   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Indian Lake   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Lakeview   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Lincoln Park   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Meadow Lawn   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Meadowbrook   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Riverview   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Rollingwood   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Rosedale   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Rosedale Courts   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Roselawn   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Royal Pines   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
South Park   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Springbrook   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Twin Manor   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
University   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
University Lane   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
University Place   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Warrior Heights   -   3 miles [4.8 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 Snow Terrace.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NW   Less than 2 miles
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   WNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   ESE   34 miles [54.7 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   E   39 miles [62.8 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 Snow Terrace.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Snow Terrace. 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
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   ENE   54 miles [86.9 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   E   184 miles [296.1 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   186 miles [299.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   189 miles [304.2 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   197 miles [317 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   208 miles [334.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NW   Less than 2 miles
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SE   93 miles [149.7 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   N   106 miles [170.6 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   NNE   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Pickens Airport   [Map]   3M8   WNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   ESE   34 miles [54.7 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Richard Arthur Fld.   [Map]   M95   NNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bessemer Airport   [Map]   EKY   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Shelby Co. Airport (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   EET   E   46 miles [74 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport   (UBS/KUBS)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
        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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International 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 Snow Terrace. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.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 Snow Terrace.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snow Terrace. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2023, Longitude: -87.5933     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Snow Terrace 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 Snow Terrace), 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 Snow Terrace.