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Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Malvern ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Little Rock. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northeast of Malvern. Little Rock has a population of 199,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is North Little Rock. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the northeast of Malvern and has a population of 65,900 people.

For comparison, Malvern has a population of 10,800 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 and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander   [Map]   3,057   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Arkadelphia   [Map]   10,650   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Benton   [Map]   35,789   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,194   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
England   [Map]   2,744   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Fordyce   [Map]   3,902   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Haskell   [Map]   4,575   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hot Springs   [Map]   36,915   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Maumelle   [Map]   18,214   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Pine Bluff   [Map]   42,984   E   46 miles [74 km]
Prescott   [Map]   3,030   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Shannon Hills   [Map]   3,806   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Sheridan   [Map]   4,886   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Sherwood   [Map]   31,081   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
White Hall   [Map]   5,054   E   41 miles [66 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Donaldson   [Map]   301   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fountain Lake   [Map]   528   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Friendship   [Map]   190   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lake Hamilton   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lono   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lonsdale   [Map]   98   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Magnet Cove   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Midway   [Map]   386   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Perla   [Map]   244   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Poyen   [Map]   288   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Prattsville   [Map]   305   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Price   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Rockport   [Map]   759   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Traskwood   [Map]   539   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Tull   [Map]   460   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Hot Spring County ...

Malvern is located in Hot Spring County and is the County Seat.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hot Spring County: Clark, Dallas, Garland, Grant, Montgomery & Saline.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Malvern ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Malvern ...

Looking for more information about Malvern? 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 Malvern, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Malvern.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Arkansas Statewide Tourism
    Malvern Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Malvern


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 Malvern ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Malvern Muni.   [Map]   M78   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Meml. Fld.(HOT/KHOT)   [Map]   HOT   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Arkadelphia Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.(ICAO: KM89)   [Map]   M89   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Sheridan Muni.   [Map]   9M8   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   SW   36 miles [57.9 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 Malvern.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Malvern. 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   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   ENE   167 miles [268.8 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   NW   214 miles [344.4 km]
Dallas Love Fld. (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]   DAL   WSW   254 miles [408.8 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl. (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]   DFW   WSW   262 miles [421.6 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]   ---   WSW   263 miles [423.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   S   79 miles [127.1 km]
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   SW   92 miles [148.1 km]
Fort Smith Rgnl. (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]   FSM   NW   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Malvern Muni.   [Map]   M78   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Meml. Fld.(HOT/KHOT)   [Map]   HOT   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Arkadelphia Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.(ICAO: KM89)   [Map]   M89   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Sheridan Muni.   [Map]   9M8   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   SW   36 miles [57.9 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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Meml. Fld.   (HOT/KHOT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.   (ICAO: KM89)   [Map]
        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
 
Grider Fld.   (PBF/KPBF)   [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
 
South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
        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
 
Fort Smith Rgnl.   (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Smith Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

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 Malvern.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Malvern. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3682, Longitude: -92.8181     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Malvern 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 Malvern), 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 Malvern.



 
 
 

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