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Introduction ...

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

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Around Woodville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Huntsville. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the west of Woodville. Huntsville has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Decatur. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the west of Woodville and has a population of 55,100 people.

For comparison, Woodville has a population of 730 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 Woodville and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,525   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,340   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Athens   [Map]   25,393   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,837   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,437   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,471   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Madison   [Map]   47,959   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Oneonta   [Map]   6,699   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Rainbow City   [Map]   9,531   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fayetteville (TN)   [Map]   7,051   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Winchester (TN)   [Map]   8,562   N   40 miles [64.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Cove   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Brownsboro   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Columbus City Ferry   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Columbus City   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Grant   [Map]   907   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gurley   [Map]   786   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hollytree   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Langston   [Map]   264   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,803   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]   1,852   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Paint Rock   [Map]   205   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pleasant Groves   [Map]   411   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Princeton   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ryland   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Trenton   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Jackson County ...

Woodville is located in Jackson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jackson County: DeKalb, Madison, Marshall, Dade (GA), Franklin (TN) & Marion (TN).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Woodville ...

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 Point   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest of Woodville   [Map]
Creek Ford   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Dry Cove (Historic)   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Fishtrap Ford   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Grant   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Keel (Historic)   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Maple Ford   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Paint Rock   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Poplar Ridge   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rocky Ridge   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodville ...

Looking for more information about Woodville? 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 Woodville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Woodville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alabama Statewide Tourism
    Woodville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Woodville


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 Woodville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   ENE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   ENE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   ESE   33 miles [53.1 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 Woodville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Woodville. 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   SSW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NNW   105 miles [169 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   125 miles [201.2 km]
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   152 miles [244.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   ENE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Northwest Alabama Rgnl. (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]   MSL   W   76 miles [122.3 km]
John C. Tune Airport (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]   JWN   NNW   112 miles [180.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSE   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Madison County Sky Park   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Guntersville Muni.   [Map]   8A1   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Scottsboro Muni.   [Map]   4A6   ENE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Madison County Exec. (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]   MDQ   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Albertville Rgnl.(ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]   8A0   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Stevenson-Bridgeport Muni.   [Map]   7A6   ENE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Isbell Fld.(4A9/K4A9)   [Map]   4A9   ESE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fayetteville Muni. (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]   FYM   NNW   34 miles [54.7 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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Madison County Exec.   (ICAO: KMDQ)   [Map]
        Website for Madison County Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Albertville Rgnl.   (ICAO: K8A0)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Muni.   (ICAO: KFYM)   [Map]
        Website for Fayetteville Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pryor Fld. Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDCU)   [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
 
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson 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
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        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
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        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
 
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune 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 Woodville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Woodville.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6256, Longitude: -86.2792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Woodville 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 Woodville), 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 Woodville.