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The location of Summerfield









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Summerfield ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Birmingham. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the northeast of Summerfield. Birmingham has a population of 211,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tuscaloosa. It lies just west of Summerfield and has a population of 100,000 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 and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   33,202   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,386   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Calera   [Map]   13,979   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Chelsea   [Map]   ---   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,906   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Helena   [Map]   19,072   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,476   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,920   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hueytown   [Map]   15,460   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Irondale   [Map]   12,468   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Jasper   [Map]   13,618   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Mountain Brook   [Map]   20,381   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,094   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,493   E   41 miles [66 km]
Vestavia Hills   [Map]   34,291   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Alberta City   [Map]   ---   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,857   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,660   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Coker   [Map]   980   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cottondale   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
Duncanville   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Foster's   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Holt   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ingleside Village   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Kellerman   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lake Front Village   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Peterson   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Sahama Village   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Vance   [Map]   1,611   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wood Village   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Tuscaloosa County ...

Summerfield 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 Summerfield ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bibb Co. Airport (FAA ID: 0A8)   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bessemer Airport (FAA ID: EKY)   [Map]   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
North Pickens Airport (FAA ID: 3M8)   [Map]   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Eutaw Muni. (FAA ID: 3A7)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greensboro Muni. (FAA ID: 7A0)   [Map]   SSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Shelby Co. Airport  (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Richard Arthur Fld. (FAA ID: M95)   [Map]   NNW   40 miles [64.4 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 Summerfield.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Summerfield. 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]   ENE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   E   177 miles [284.9 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   S   189 miles [304.2 km]
Memphis Intl.  (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   NW   191 miles [307.4 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   SSE   195 miles [313.8 km]
Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   NNE   206 miles [331.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   SE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   NNE   106 miles [170.6 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   N   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Bibb Co. Airport (FAA ID: 0A8)   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bessemer Airport (FAA ID: EKY)   [Map]   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
North Pickens Airport (FAA ID: 3M8)   [Map]   WNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Eutaw Muni. (FAA ID: 3A7)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greensboro Muni. (FAA ID: 7A0)   [Map]   SSW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Shelby Co. Airport  (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Richard Arthur Fld. (FAA ID: M95)   [Map]   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
George Downer Airport (FAA ID: AIV)   [Map]   W   43 miles [69.2 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
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
  Website for Shelby County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional 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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery 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
 
Northwest Alabama Rgnl.   (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Summerfield. 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: 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 Summerfield.

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- Summerfield) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Summerfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2076, Longitude: -87.4631     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Summerfield 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 Summerfield), 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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