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Introduction ...

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

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Around Stewart ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tuscaloosa. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the northeast of Stewart. Tuscaloosa has a population of 99,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Northport. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the north of Stewart and has a population of 25,000 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 going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Aliceville   [Map]   2,357   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brent   [Map]   4,919   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,827   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Centreville   [Map]   2,708   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   7,019   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Eutaw   [Map]   2,749   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   2,365   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lake View   [Map]   ---   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,988   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Livingston   [Map]   3,454   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,432   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Moundville   [Map]   2,436   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   2,388   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Valley Grande   [Map]   ---   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
York   [Map]   2,373   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Akron   [Map]   334   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Alberta City   [Map]   ---   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Boligee   [Map]   306   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Clinton   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Duncanville   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Forkland   [Map]   597   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Foster's   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ingleside Village   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Knoxville   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Oak Village   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ralph   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Sahama Village   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sawyerville   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Union   [Map]   221   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
West Greene   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Hale County ...

Stewart is located in Hale County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hale County: Bibb, Greene, Marengo, Perry & Tuscaloosa.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Stewart ...

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.

Chiles Ferry   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the West of Stewart   [Map]
Cypress   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Guinea   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Harper Hill   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Havana   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East   [Map]
Jennings Ferry   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Moundville   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Powers   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Ralph   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the North   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNE   22 miles [35.4 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   WNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   SSW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   E   35 miles [56.3 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 Stewart.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Stewart. 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   NE   71 miles [114.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   S   171 miles [275.2 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSE   181 miles [291.3 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   195 miles [313.8 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NW   196 miles [315.4 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNE   229 miles [368.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.(TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   TCL   NNE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   ESE   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Eutaw Muni.   [Map]   3A7   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Greensboro Muni.   [Map]   7A0   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
George Downer Airport   [Map]   AIV   WNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Vaiden Fld.   [Map]   A08   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Demopolis Muni.   [Map]   DYA   SSW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bibb Co. Airport   [Map]   0A8   E   35 miles [56.3 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
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus - Lowndes Co. Airport   (UBS/KUBS)   [Map]
        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
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
        Website for Shelby County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Craig Fld.   (ICAO: KSEM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Butler - Choctaw Co. Airport   (ICAO: K09A)   [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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        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
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stewart.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stewart. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9112, Longitude: -87.7061     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stewart 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 Stewart), 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 Stewart.