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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Amity ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Hot Springs. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the northeast of Amity. Hot Springs has a population of 36,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Malvern. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the east of Amity and has a population of 10,800 people.

For comparison, Amity has a population of 680 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 Amity and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arkadelphia   [Map]   10,650   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dierks   [Map]   1,102   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   2,122   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Gurdon   [Map]   2,098   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Haskell   [Map]   4,575   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,790   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Mena   [Map]   5,571   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Mineral Springs   [Map]   1,166   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Mount Ida   [Map]   1,005   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Mountain Pine   [Map]   773   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Murfreesboro   [Map]   1,554   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Nashville   [Map]   4,472   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Prescott   [Map]   3,030   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Rockport   [Map]   759   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wickes   [Map]   735   W   49 miles [78.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alamo   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Alpine   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Antoine   [Map]   112   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bonnerdale   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Caddo Gap   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Caney Valley   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Daisy   [Map]   110   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Delight   [Map]   262   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kirby   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lodi   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mazarn   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Meyers   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pearcy   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pike City   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Salem   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Clark County ...

Amity is located in Clark County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Clark County: Dallas, Hot Spring, Montgomery, Nevada, Ouachita & Pike.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Amity ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

    Arkansas Tourism

    Fishing in Arkansas
    Hunting in Arkansas


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Arkansas

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Arkansas

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

Airports Near Amity ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mount Ida Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Bearce Airport   [Map]   7M3   N   18 miles [29 km]
Arkadelphia Muni.   [Map]   ---   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.(ICAO: KM89)   [Map]   M89   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Meml. Fld.(HOT/KHOT)   [Map]   HOT   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Howard Co. Airport   [Map]   M77   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   SE   29 miles [46.7 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 Amity.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Amity. 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
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   ENE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   NW   191 miles [307.4 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   ENE   205 miles [329.9 km]
Dallas Love Fld. (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]   DAL   WSW   218 miles [350.8 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl. (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]   DFW   WSW   226 miles [363.7 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]   ---   WSW   226 miles [363.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   SSW   63 miles [101.4 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   SSE   81 miles [130.4 km]
Fort Smith Rgnl. (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]   FSM   NW   89 miles [143.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mount Ida Muni.   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Bearce Airport   [Map]   7M3   N   18 miles [29 km]
Arkadelphia Muni.   [Map]   ---   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.(ICAO: KM89)   [Map]   M89   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Meml. Fld.(HOT/KHOT)   [Map]   HOT   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Howard Co. Airport   [Map]   M77   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   SE   29 miles [46.7 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.

Little Rock National Airport   (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
        Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
        Website for Tulsa International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.   (ICAO: KM89)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Meml. Fld.   (HOT/KHOT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mena Intermountain Muni.   (ICAO: KMEZ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sevier Co. Airport   (ICAO: KDEQ)   [Map]
        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
 
Harrell Fld.   (ICAO: KCDH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dallas Love Fld.   (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
        Website for Dallas Love Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.   (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
        Website for Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Texarkana Rgnl.   (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]
        Website for Texarkana Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fort Smith Rgnl.   (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Smith Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Clark County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clark County: www.clarkcountyarkansas.com/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Amity. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amity

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amity. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2663, Longitude: -93.4632     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amity 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 Amity), 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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