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South Crossett, Arkansas

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to South Crossett.

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Around South Crossett ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Monroe (LA). It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the south of South Crossett. Monroe (LA) has a population of 49,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is El Dorado. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the west of South Crossett and has a population of 18,300 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 drove.<2>

Community   2016
Crossett   [Map]   5,128   N   Less than 2 miles
Dermott   [Map]   2,735   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Eudora   [Map]   2,078   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hamburg   [Map]   2,743   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lake Village   [Map]   2,387   E   41 miles [66 km]
McGehee   [Map]   3,888   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Monticello   [Map]   9,753   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Warren   [Map]   5,757   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bastrop (LA)   [Map]   10,578   S   23 miles [37 km]
Farmerville (LA)   [Map]   3,853   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lake Providence (LA)   [Map]   3,693   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Rayville (LA)   [Map]   3,634   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Richwood (LA)   [Map]   3,446   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Sterlington (LA)   [Map]   2,530   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
West Monroe (LA)   [Map]   12,922   S   42 miles [67.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Bolding   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Felsenthal   [Map]   142   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fountain Hill   [Map]   165   N   18 miles [29 km]
Huttig   [Map]   556   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Long View Ferry   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Meridian   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
North Crossett   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Parkdale   [Map]   261   E   23 miles [37 km]
Strong   [Map]   528   W   23 miles [37 km]
West Crossett   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Wilmot   [Map]   508   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Bonita (LA)   [Map]   262   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Haile (LA)   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Jones (LA)   [Map]   ---   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Marion (LA)   [Map]   754   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Ashley County ...

South Crossett is located in Ashley County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Ashley County: Bradley, Chicot, Drew, Union, Morehouse (LA) & Union (LA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near South Crossett ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Berlin   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the East of South Crossett   [Map]
Bovine   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Brushy (Historic)   -   5 miles [8 km] to the North   [Map]
Crossroad   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Gulledge   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Meridian   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Pine Island Landing   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Rogers (LA)   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Sulphur Springs   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Thirteen Points Landing (LA)   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Unity   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Crossett Muni.   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Z. M. Jack Stell Fld.   [Map]   CRT   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Morehouse Meml.(ICAO: KBQP)   [Map]   BQP   S   24 miles [38.6 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 South Crossett.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from South Crossett. 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
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   N   113 miles [181.9 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NE   175 miles [281.6 km]
New Orleans Intl. (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]   MSY   SSE   236 miles [379.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Monroe Rgnl. (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]   MLU   S   41 miles [66 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl. (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   GLH   ENE   61 miles [98.2 km]
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   ---   ENE   61 miles [98.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Crossett Muni.   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Z. M. Jack Stell Fld.   [Map]   CRT   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Morehouse Meml.(ICAO: KBQP)   [Map]   BQP   S   24 miles [38.6 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
Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
        Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Shreveport Rgnl.   (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
        Website for Shreveport Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Morehouse Meml.   (ICAO: KBQP)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Monticello Muni.   (ICAO: KLLQ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
New Orleans Intl.   (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
        Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport
        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
George Bush Intercontinental   (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
        Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport
        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
Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
        Website for Monroe Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Ashley County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Crossett. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1057, Longitude: -91.9537     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Crossett 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 South Crossett), 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 South Crossett.