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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tulakes ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Columbus. It lies just south of Tulakes. Columbus has a population of 197,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Auburn (AL). It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the west of Tulakes and has a population of 63,100 people.

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

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Dadeville (AL)   [Map]   3,128   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Eufaula (AL)   [Map]   12,404   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Lanett (AL)   [Map]   6,393   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Opelika (AL)   [Map]   29,869   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Phenix City (AL)   [Map]   37,132   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Roanoke (AL)   [Map]   5,984   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Smith's Station (AL)   [Map]   5,341   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tuskegee (AL)   [Map]   8,722   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Valley (AL)   [Map]   9,377   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Grantville   [Map]   3,202   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hogansville   [Map]   3,139   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
LaGrange   [Map]   30,771   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Manchester   [Map]   4,061   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Thomaston   [Map]   8,962   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
West Point   [Map]   ---   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Crawford (AL)   [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fontaine Village (AL)   [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fort Mitchell (AL)   [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ladonia (AL)   [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Prince Crossroads (AL)   [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Smiths (AL)   [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Baker Village   [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bibb City   [Map]     S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Cataula   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
City Village   [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ellerslie   [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fort Benning   [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fortson   [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Midland   [Map]     E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Upatoi   [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Muscogee County ...

Tulakes is located in Muscogee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Muscogee County: Lee (AL), Russell (AL), Chattahoochee, Harris & Talbot.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tulakes ...

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.

Candlestick   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East of Tulakes   [Map]
Crescent Ridge   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Double Churches   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Fox Chapel   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Green Island Hills   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Hunters Court   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Lincoln Hills   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Peppertree   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Ranch Forest   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Twin Chapel   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Victory Heights   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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


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 Tulakes ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Roosevelt Meml.   [Map]   5A9   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   82A   SE   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 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 Tulakes.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tulakes. 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   NNE   81 miles [130.4 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NW   124 miles [199.6 km]
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SW   169 miles [272 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   193 miles [310.6 km]
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl. (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]   SAV   E   221 miles [355.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   NNW   46 miles [74 km]
Middle Georgia Rgnl.(MCN/KMCN)   [Map]   MCN   E   77 miles [123.9 km]
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.(ABY/KABY)   [Map]   ABY   SSE   83 miles [133.6 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   W   84 miles [135.2 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SSW   89 miles [143.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Harris Co. Airport   [Map]   PIM   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lanett Muni.   [Map]   7A3   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Auburn - Opelika Airport (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]   AUO   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Roosevelt Meml.   [Map]   5A9   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   82A   SE   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.

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
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
        Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [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
 
Weedon Fld.   (ICAO: KEUF)   [Map]
        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
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
        Website for Savannah / Hilton Head 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
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Muscogee County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Tulakes.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tulakes. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5451, Longitude: -84.9699     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tulakes 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 Tulakes), 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 Tulakes.