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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Danville.

This page contains six sections:

Around Danville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Cheap Hill. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the east of where Danville would have been located. Cheap Hill has a population of 174,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Clarksville. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the northeast of Danville and has a population of 157,000 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting in Danville.<2>

New Concord (KY)     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the northwest of Danville.

Big Sandy     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the southwest of Danville.

Camden     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the south of Danville.

Conyersville     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the northwest of Danville.

Cumberland City     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the east of Danville.

Dover     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the northeast of Danville.

Erin     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the east of Danville.

McEwen     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the southeast of Danville.

New Johnsonville     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the south of Danville.

Oakland     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the west of Danville.

Paris     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the west of Danville.

Springville     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the west of Danville.

Tennessee Ridge     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the east of Danville.

Throckmorton     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the northeast of Danville.

Waverly     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southeast of Danville.

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

Houston County ...

Danville would have been located within present day Houston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Houston County: Benton, Dickson, Humphreys, Montgomery & Stewart.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Danville ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Tennessee Tourism

Parks for Tennessee

Fishing in Tennessee

Hunting in Tennessee

TripAdvisor Link for:

Tennessee Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Tennessee

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Tennessee

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

Airports Near Danville ...

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Danville.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Danville. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

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

Large Airports

Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA) <4>   [Map]
71 miles [114.3 km] miles to the east of Danville.

Memphis Intl.  (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
143 miles [230.1 km] miles to the southwest of Danville.

Louisville Intl.  (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
177 miles [284.9 km] miles to the northeast of Danville.

Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
200 miles [321.9 km] miles to the south southeast of Danville.

Lambert - St. Louis Intl.  (STL/KSTL)   [Map]
214 miles [344.4 km] miles to the northwest of Danville.

McGhee Tyson Airport  (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
223 miles [358.9 km] miles to the east of Danville.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

John C. Tune Airport  (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
59 miles [95 km] miles to the east of Danville.

Barkley Rgnl.  (PAH/KPAH)   [Map]
69 miles [111 km] miles to the northwest of Danville.

Bowling Green Rgnl.  (BWG/KBWG)   [Map]
96 miles [154.5 km] miles to the east northeast of Danville.

Owensboro Rgnl.  (OWB/KOWB)   [Map]
107 miles [172.2 km] miles to the north northeast of Danville.

Northwest Alabama Rgnl.  (MSL/KMSL)   [Map]
109 miles [175.4 km] miles to the south of Danville.

Cape Girardeau Rgnl. (CGI/KCGI)   [Map]
110 miles [177 km] miles to the northwest of Danville.

General Aviation Airports

Houston Co. Airport (FAA ID: M93)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the east northeast of Danville.

Humphreys Co. Airport  (FAA ID: 0M5)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southeast of Danville.

Benton Co. Airport (FAA ID: 0M4)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the south southwest of Danville.

Henry Co. Airport (ICAO: KPHT)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the west of Danville.

Dickson Muni. (FAA ID: M02)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the east southeast of Danville.

Carroll Co. Airport (ICAO: KHZD)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the west southwest of Danville.

Kyle - Oakley Fld. (FAA ID: CEY)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the northwest of Danville.

Lake Barkley State Park Airport (FAA ID: 1M9)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the north of Danville.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Nashville International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BNAICAO: KBNA

Website for Nashville International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Memphis International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MEMICAO: KMEM

Website for Memphis International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Northwest Alabama Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSLICAO: KMSL

Website for Northwest Alabama Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Cape Girardeau Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: CGIICAO: KCGI

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Henry County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KPHT

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Carroll County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KHZD

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Louisville International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SDFICAO: KSDF

Website for Louisville International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Outlaw Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCKV

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BHMICAO: KBHM

Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: STLICAO: KSTL

Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


McGhee Tyson Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: TYSICAO: KTYS

Website for McGhee Tyson Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


John C. Tune Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KJWN

Website for John C. Tune Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Barkley Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: PAHICAO: KPAH

Website for Barkley Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Bowling Green - Warren County Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BWGICAO: KBWG

Website for Bowling Green - Warren County Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Owensboro - Daviess County Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: OWBICAO: KOWB

Website for Owensboro - Daviess County Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Houston County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Danville.
<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- Danville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Danville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3042, Longitude: -87.9459     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Danville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Danville), 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.
<4>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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