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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Spotville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ruston (LA). It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southeast of Spotville. Ruston (LA) has a population of 22,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is El Dorado. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the east of Spotville and has a population of 18,000 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 starting from Spotville and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden   [Map]   11,030   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Gurdon   [Map]   2,098   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,790   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Magnolia   [Map]   11,467   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Prescott   [Map]   3,030   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Smackover   [Map]   1,721   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Stamps   [Map]   1,505   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Arcadia (LA)   [Map]   2,795   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Bernice (LA)   [Map]   1,638   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Farmerville (LA)   [Map]   3,820   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Grambling (LA)   [Map]   5,239   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Haynesville (LA)   [Map]   2,091   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Homer (LA)   [Map]   2,874   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Minden (LA)   [Map]   12,319   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Springhill (LA)   [Map]   4,936   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
College Hill   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Dodge City   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dumas City   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Emerson   [Map]   343   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Junction City   [Map]   537   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lisbon   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Louann   [Map]   150   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Macedonia   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
McNeil   [Map]   479   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mount Holly   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pace City   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Philadelphia   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Scotland   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Stephens   [Map]   809   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Waldo   [Map]   1,283   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Columbia County ...

Spotville is located in Columbia County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Columbia County: Lafayette, Nevada, Ouachita, Union, Claiborne (LA) & Webster (LA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spotville ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Magnolia Muni.   [Map]   AGO   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Stephens - Ouachita Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Springhill Airport   [Map]   SPH   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Homer Muni.   [Map]   5F4   S   27 miles [43.5 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 Spotville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Spotville. 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   NNE   115 miles [185.1 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NE   215 miles [346 km]
Dallas Love Fld. (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]   DAL   W   223 miles [358.9 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl. (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]   DFW   W   233 miles [375 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]   ---   W   233 miles [375 km]
George Bush Intercontinental (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]   IAH   SSW   260 miles [418.4 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   NW   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   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   WNW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Shreveport Rgnl. (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]   SHV   SW   69 miles [111 km]
Monroe Rgnl. (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]   MLU   SE   73 miles [117.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Magnolia Muni.   [Map]   AGO   WNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Stephens - Ouachita Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Springhill Airport   [Map]   SPH   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Homer Muni.   [Map]   5F4   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Harrell Fld.(ICAO: KCDH)   [Map]   CDH   NNE   33 miles [53.1 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
 
Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
        Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrell Fld.   (ICAO: KCDH)   [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
 
Ruston Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRSN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shreveport Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KDTN)   [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
 
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.   (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
        Website for Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport
        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
 
Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
        Website for Tulsa 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
 
Shreveport Rgnl.   (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
        Website for Shreveport Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spotville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1907, Longitude: -93.0207     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spotville 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 Spotville), 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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