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Lonoke, Arkansas

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The location of Lonoke

Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Lonoke ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Little Rock. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the west of Lonoke. Little Rock has a population of 199,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is North Little Rock. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the west of Lonoke and has a population of 65,900 people.

For comparison, Lonoke has a population of 4,200 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 Lonoke and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Beebe   [Map]   8,146   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Benton   [Map]   35,789   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,194   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Cabot   [Map]   26,141   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Conway   [Map]   65,782   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Greenbrier   [Map]   5,477   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Heber Springs   [Map]   6,967   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   28,513   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Maumelle   [Map]   18,214   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Pine Bluff   [Map]   42,984   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Searcy   [Map]   23,916   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Sherwood   [Map]   31,081   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Stuttgart   [Map]   8,773   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Ward   [Map]   5,117   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
White Hall   [Map]   5,054   S   37 miles [59.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Austin   [Map]   3,282   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Booker   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Carlisle   [Map]   2,182   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Coy   [Map]   95   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
England   [Map]   2,744   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gravel Ridge   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hickory Plains   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Keo   [Map]   256   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
McAlmont   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Parkers Corner   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rose City   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Scott   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Screeton   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Seaton   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Lonoke County ...

Lonoke is located in Lonoke County and is the County Seat.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lonoke County: Arkansas, Faulkner, Jefferson, Prairie, Pulaski & White.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lonoke ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lonoke ...

Looking for more information about Lonoke? 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 Lonoke, 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 Lonoke.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Arkansas Tourism
    Parks for Arkansas

    Fishing in Arkansas
    Hunting in Arkansas

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Arkansas Statewide Tourism
    Lonoke Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Lonoke

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 Lonoke ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Carlisle Muni. (FAA ID: 4M3)   [Map]   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hazen Muni. (FAA ID: 6M0)   [Map]   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
North Little Rock Muni. (FAA ID: ORK)   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Stuttgart Muni. (ICAO: KSGT)   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Clarendon Muni. (FAA ID: 4M8)   [Map]   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Searcy Muni.  (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]   NNE   30 miles [48.3 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Lonoke.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Memphis Intl.  (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   E   110 miles [177 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Tunica Muni.  (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   E   88 miles [141.6 km]
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   SSE   104 miles [167.4 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl.  (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   SSE   104 miles [167.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Carlisle Muni. (FAA ID: 4M3)   [Map]   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hazen Muni. (FAA ID: 6M0)   [Map]   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
North Little Rock Muni. (FAA ID: ORK)   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Stuttgart Muni. (ICAO: KSGT)   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Clarendon Muni. (FAA ID: 4M8)   [Map]   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Searcy Muni.  (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]   NNE   30 miles [48.3 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
  Website for Memphis International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Stuttgart Muni.   (ICAO: KSGT)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Searcy Muni.   (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]
  Website for Searcy Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Grider Fld.   (PBF/KPBF)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
  Website for Tulsa International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lambert - St. Louis Intl.   (STL/KSTL)   [Map]
  Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Tunica Muni.   (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]
  Website for Tunica Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
  Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Lonoke County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas:

Footnotes ...

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

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<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- Lonoke) 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 Lonoke. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lonoke

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lonoke. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7899, Longitude: -91.9074     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lonoke 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Lonoke), 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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