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The location of Springville









Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Springville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Springville. Birmingham has a population of 211,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hoover. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the southwest of Springville and has a population of 84,900 people.

For comparison, Springville has a population of 4,200 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 are driving.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   33,202   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Albertville   [Map]   21,392   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Anniston   [Map]   21,770   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,386   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,409   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Helena   [Map]   19,072   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,476   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,460   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,381   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,180   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,493   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,426   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Trussville   [Map]   21,827   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,291   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Acmar   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Appalachian   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Argo   [Map]   4,268   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ayres   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Branchville   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Breakstone Village   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cahaba Village   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clay   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Margaret   [Map]   4,813   S   5 miles [8 km]
Odenville   [Map]   3,760   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Palmerdale   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Remlap   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Saint Clair Springs   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Turnbough Town   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Village Springs   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Saint Clair County ...

Springville is located in Saint Clair County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Saint Clair County: Blount, Calhoun, Etowah, Jefferson, Shelby & Talladega.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Springville ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Springville ...

Looking for more information about Springville? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Springville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Springville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alabama Statewide Tourism
    Springville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Springville


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 Springville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Robbins Fld. (FAA ID: 20A)   [Map]   NNE   16 miles [25.7 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PLR)   [Map]   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Talladega Muni. (FAA ID: ASN)   [Map]   ESE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Albertville Rgnl. (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Anniston Metro Airport (ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ESE   37 miles [59.5 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Springville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Springville. 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
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   E   118 miles [189.9 km]
Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   N   164 miles [263.9 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport  (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   NE   200 miles [321.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   NNW   63 miles [101.4 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   WSW   74 miles [119.1 km]
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   SE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   NW   94 miles [151.3 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   S   99 miles [159.3 km]
Lovell Fld.  (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   NE   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Robbins Fld. (FAA ID: 20A)   [Map]   NNE   16 miles [25.7 km]
St. Clair Co. Airport  (FAA ID: PLR)   [Map]   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Talladega Muni. (FAA ID: ASN)   [Map]   ESE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Gadsden Muni.   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Northeast Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Albertville Rgnl. (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Anniston Metro Airport (ANB/KANB)   [Map]   ESE   37 miles [59.5 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.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
  Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
  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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Alabama 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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
  Website for Lovell Field
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Folsom Fld.   (3A1/K3A1)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
  Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
  Website for Huntsville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Saint Clair County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclairco.com/

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 Springville.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Springville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Springville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Springville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7461, Longitude: -86.4847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Springville 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 Springville), 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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