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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Cave Spring.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Cave Spring ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Marietta. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the east of Cave Spring. Marietta has a population of 61,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Smyrna. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Cave Spring and has a population of 56,700 people.

For comparison, Cave Spring has a population of 1,100 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 from Cave Spring and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville (AL)   [Map]   21,392   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Anniston (AL)   [Map]   21,770   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Gadsden (AL)   [Map]   35,409   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Oxford (AL)   [Map]   21,180   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Acworth   [Map]   22,698   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Calhoun   [Map]   16,414   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Canton   [Map]   27,936   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   26,815   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cartersville   [Map]   20,978   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Dalton   [Map]   33,748   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Douglasville   [Map]   33,675   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Kennesaw   [Map]   34,344   E   41 miles [66 km]
Rome   [Map]   36,375   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Villa Rica   [Map]   15,345   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Woodstock   [Map]   31,564   E   46 miles [74 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Borden Springs (AL)   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cedar Bluff (AL)   [Map]   1,798   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gaylesville (AL)   [Map]   142   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Howells Crossroads (AL)   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kirk's Grove (AL)   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rock Run (AL)   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Spring Garden (AL)   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Aragon   [Map]   1,252   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cedartown   [Map]   9,939   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coosa   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Esom Hill   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Felton   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lindale   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Berry   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Silver Creek   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Floyd County ...

Cave Spring is located in Floyd County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Floyd County: Cherokee (AL), Bartow, Chattooga, Gordon, Polk & Walker.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cave Spring ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cave Spring ...

Looking for more information about Cave Spring? 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 Cave Spring, 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 Cave Spring.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Cave Spring. 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 Cave Spring. 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 Georgia

    Georgia Tourism
    Parks for Georgia

    Fishing in Georgia
    Hunting in Georgia

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Georgia Statewide Tourism
    Cave Spring Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Cave Spring


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Georgia

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Georgia

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Georgia

Airports Near Cave Spring ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Polk Co. Airport   [Map]   4A4   ESE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Paulding County Rgnl.   [Map]   PUJ   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Cartersville Airport(ICAO: KVPC)   [Map]   VPC   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tom B. David Fld.   [Map]   CZL   NE   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 Cave Spring.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cave Spring. 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
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ESE   61 miles [98.2 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   WSW   89 miles [143.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   N   64 miles [103 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   S   67 miles [107.8 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WNW   89 miles [143.2 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   S   112 miles [180.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Polk Co. Airport   [Map]   4A4   ESE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cherokee Co. Rgnl.   [Map]   PYP   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Centre Muni.   [Map]   C22   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Richard B. Russell Airport(ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]   RMG   NNE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Paulding County Rgnl.   [Map]   PUJ   ESE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Cartersville Airport(ICAO: KVPC)   [Map]   VPC   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jacksonville Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tom B. David Fld.   [Map]   CZL   NE   33 miles [53.1 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.

Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richard B. Russell Airport   (ICAO: KRMG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cartersville Airport   (ICAO: KVPC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Isbell Fld.   (4A9/K4A9)   [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
 
Cobb County - McCollum Fld.   (ICAO: KRYY)   [Map]
        Website for Cobb County - McCollum Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northeast Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: KGAD)   [Map]
        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
 
Greenville Airport   (GSP/KGSP)   [Map]
        Website for Greenville - Spartanburg Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbia Metro Airport   (CAE/KCAE)   [Map]
        Website for Columbia Metropolitan 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
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan 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 Cave Spring. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcountyga.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cave Spring. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1079, Longitude: -85.3386     [Map].

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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 Cave Spring), 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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