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The location of Solo

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Solo ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Conway. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the southeast of Solo. Conway has a population of 65,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Russellville. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Solo and has a population of 29,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Atkins   [Map]   3,059   S   23 miles [37 km]
Clarksville   [Map]   9,524   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Clinton   [Map]   2,518   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Danville   [Map]   2,444   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Dardanelle   [Map]   4,601   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Dover   [Map]   1,401   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairfield Bay   [Map]   ---   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Greenbrier   [Map]   5,370   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Harrison   [Map]   13,170   N   46 miles [74 km]
Lamar   [Map]   1,670   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Morrilton   [Map]   6,722   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ozark   [Map]   3,573   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Paris   [Map]   3,454   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Perryville   [Map]   1,422   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Pottsville   [Map]   3,095   S   25 miles [40.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alread   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Center Valley   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cleveland   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Crabtree   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Deer   [Map]   ---   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hagarville   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hector   [Map]   454   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jerusalem   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rex   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Scotland   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Scottsville   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Taral   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Tilly   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Witt's Springs   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Pope County ...

Solo is located in Pope County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pope County: Conway, Johnson, Logan, Newton, Van Buren & Yell.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Solo ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Russellville Rgnl.(ICAO: KRUE)   [Map]   RUE   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Clarksville Muni.   [Map]   H35   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Searcy Co. Airport    [Map]   4A5   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Clinton Muni.(ICAO: KCCA)   [Map]   CCA   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Petit Jean Park Airport   [Map]   MPJ   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Morrilton Muni.   [Map]   BDQ   SSE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Danville Muni.   [Map]   32A   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Paris Muni.   [Map]   7M6   WSW   45 miles [72.4 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 Solo.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Solo. 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   SE   72 miles [115.9 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   WNW   168 miles [270.4 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   ESE   172 miles [276.8 km]
Lambert - St. Louis Intl. (STL/KSTL)   [Map]   STL   NNE   260 miles [418.4 km]
Will Rogers World Airport (OKC/KOKC)   [Map]   OKC   W   261 miles [420 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Boone Co. Airport (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]   HRO   NNW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Branson Meml. (ICAO: KBBG)   [Map]   BBG   N   66 miles [106.2 km]
Fort Smith Rgnl. (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]   FSM   W   80 miles [128.7 km]
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl. (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]   XNA   WNW   89 miles [143.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Russellville Rgnl.(ICAO: KRUE)   [Map]   RUE   SSW   23 miles [37 km]
Clarksville Muni.   [Map]   H35   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Searcy Co. Airport    [Map]   4A5   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Clinton Muni.(ICAO: KCCA)   [Map]   CCA   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Petit Jean Park Airport   [Map]   MPJ   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Morrilton Muni.   [Map]   BDQ   SSE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Danville Muni.   [Map]   32A   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Paris Muni.   [Map]   7M6   WSW   45 miles [72.4 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
 
Springfield Airport   (SGF/KSGF)   [Map]
        Website for Springfield - Branson National Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Russellville Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRUE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clinton Muni.   (ICAO: KCCA)   [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
 
Marion County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KFLP)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lambert - St. Louis Intl.   (STL/KSTL)   [Map]
        Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Will Rogers World Airport   (OKC/KOKC)   [Map]
        Website for Will Rogers World Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kansas City Intl.   (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]
        Website for Kansas City International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Boone Co. Airport   (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]
        Website for Boone County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Branson Meml.   (ICAO: KBBG)   [Map]
        Website for Branson Memorial 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
 
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl.   (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Solo. 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 Solo.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Solo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5873, Longitude: -92.9635     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Solo 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 Solo), 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 Solo.



 
 
 

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