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The location of Wooded Acres









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Wooded Acres.

This page contains six sections:

Around Wooded Acres ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dothan. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the east of Wooded Acres. Dothan has a population of 68,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Enterprise. It lies immediately southwest of Wooded Acres and has a population of 28,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wooded Acres and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,567   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Andalusia   [Map]   8,787   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,871   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,122   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,875   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Geneva   [Map]   4,365   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,592   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,683   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,770   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,468   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,428   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Troy   [Map]   19,037   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bonifay (FL)   [Map]   2,722   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Chipley (FL)   [Map]   3,526   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
De Funiak Springs (FL)   [Map]   6,442   S   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Battens Crossroads   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Bellwood   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Central City   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chancellor   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clayhatchee   [Map]   581   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Coffee Springs   [Map]   226   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fort Rucker   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Frisco   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Holiday Village   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Level Plains   [Map]   2,029   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
New Brockton   [Map]   1,176   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Newton   [Map]   1,464   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pinckard   [Map]   630   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Scranton   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Victoria   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Coffee County ...

Wooded Acres is located in Coffee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Coffee County: Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Geneva & Pike.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wooded Acres ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Enterprise Muni. (FAA ID: EDN)   [Map]   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Blackwell Fld. (FAA ID: 71J)   [Map]   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Carl Folsom Airport (FAA ID: 14J)   [Map]   WNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Geneva Muni. (FAA ID: 33J)   [Map]   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
Brundidge Muni. (FAA ID: 60A)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Headland Muni. (FAA ID: 0J6)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
South Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   W   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Wooded Acres.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wooded Acres. 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
Northwest Florida Rgnl.  (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   SW   71 miles [114.3 km]
Pensacola Rgnl.  (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   SW   99 miles [159.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Dothan Rgnl.  (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   NNW   74 miles [119.1 km]
Panama City - Bay County Intl.  (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]   S   78 miles [125.5 km]
Columbus Metro Airport  (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   NNE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl. (ABY/KABY)   [Map]   E   98 miles [157.7 km]
Tallahassee Rgnl.  (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]   SE   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Enterprise Muni. (FAA ID: EDN)   [Map]   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Blackwell Fld. (FAA ID: 71J)   [Map]   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Carl Folsom Airport (FAA ID: 14J)   [Map]   WNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Geneva Muni. (FAA ID: 33J)   [Map]   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brundidge Muni. (FAA ID: 60A)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Headland Muni. (FAA ID: 0J6)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
South Alabama Rgnl. (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]   W   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.

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
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tallahassee Rgnl.   (TLH/KTLH)   [Map]
  Website for Tallahassee Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Florala Muni.   (ICAO: K0J4)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
  Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
  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
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
  Website for Jacksonville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
  Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
  Website for Dothan 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
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
  Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
  Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Coffee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Wooded Acres.

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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- Wooded Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wooded Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3341, Longitude: -85.8424     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wooded Acres 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 Wooded Acres), 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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