hdr factsanddemographics



Major Highways in or near Cleburne County include:

  • I-20 US
  • Hwy 78 US
  • Hwy 431
  • State Route 9
  • State Route 46


With its proximity to both Atlanta, GA, and Birmingham, AL, the City of Heflin and Cleburne County are both a short driving distance to two international airports.

Nearby airports include:

AirportLocationDistance from Heflin, AL
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport Atlanta, GA 72 Miles
Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport Birmingham, AL 77 Miles
Montgomery Regional Airport Montgomery, AL 110 Miles
Columbus Metropolitan Airport Columbus, GA 113 Miles
Huntsville International Airport Huntsville, AL 125 Miles
Nashville International Airport International Airport Nashville, TN 240 Miles

Source: Distance based on Mapquest, 2012.


Rail service is provided by Norfolk Southern.

Amtrak serves the area with a station in nearby Anniston, AL, less than 20 miles from the City of Heflin.

Port Facilities

Port facilities are available at the Alabama State Port located in Mobile, AL (280 miles from the City of Heflin, AL).

Traffic Counts

According to Alabama Department of Transportation, on average, the City of Heflin sees over a million cars per month at the two exits located on Interstate 20.

Traffic counts and projections for Cleburne County, AL are available at:

This PDF report details traffic counts for the City of Heflin, AL, for the month of July 2013.