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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sorrells ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Little Rock. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the northwest of Sorrells. Little Rock has a population of 199,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is North Little Rock. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the north of Sorrells and has a population of 66,300 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 Sorrells and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Benton   [Map]   35,775   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,005   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Dumas   [Map]   4,289   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fordyce   [Map]   3,955   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Haskell   [Map]   4,445   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   28,518   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lonoke   [Map]   4,237   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Malvern   [Map]   10,941   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Monticello   [Map]   9,753   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Pine Bluff   [Map]   43,841   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sheridan   [Map]   4,827   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Sherwood   [Map]   30,657   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Stuttgart   [Map]   8,945   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Warren   [Map]   5,757   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
White Hall   [Map]   5,079   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Altheimer   [Map]   869   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Center Grove   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grapevine   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Moscow   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Redfield   [Map]   1,510   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rison   [Map]   1,270   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sherrill   [Map]   75   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Star City   [Map]   2,150   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Staves   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sulphur Springs   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Tamo   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
White Oak Bluff   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Wright   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Yorktown   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Jefferson County ...

Sorrells is located in Jefferson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jefferson County: Arkansas, Cleveland, Grant, Lincoln, Lonoke & Pulaski.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sorrells ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grider Fld.(PBF/KPBF)   [Map]   PBF   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Star City Muni.   [Map]   55M   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sheridan Muni.   [Map]   9M8   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fordyce Muni.   [Map]   5M4   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Billy Free Muni.   [Map]   0M0   ESE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Almyra Muni.   [Map]   M73   ENE   38 miles [61.2 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 Sorrells.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sorrells. 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   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   ENE   133 miles [214 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   SW   77 miles [123.9 km]
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   ---   SE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl. (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   GLH   SE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   ENE   104 miles [167.4 km]
Monroe Rgnl. (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]   MLU   S   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grider Fld.(PBF/KPBF)   [Map]   PBF   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Star City Muni.   [Map]   55M   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sheridan Muni.   [Map]   9M8   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fordyce Muni.   [Map]   5M4   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Billy Free Muni.   [Map]   0M0   ESE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Almyra Muni.   [Map]   M73   ENE   38 miles [61.2 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
 
Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
        Website for Monroe Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grider Fld.   (PBF/KPBF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Monticello Muni.   (ICAO: KLLQ)   [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
 
Stuttgart Muni.   (ICAO: KSGT)   [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
 
Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
        Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tunica Muni.   (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]
        Website for Tunica Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyark.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 Sorrells.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sorrells. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1609, Longitude: -92.0660     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sorrells 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 Sorrells), 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 Sorrells.



 
 
 

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