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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Spring Creek.

This page contains six sections:

Around Spring Creek ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fayetteville. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the south of Spring Creek. Fayetteville has a population of 83,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Springdale. It lies just southeast of Spring Creek and has a population of 78,600 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 Spring Creek and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bella Vista   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bentonville   [Map]   47,093   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Berryville   [Map]   5,377   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Centerton   [Map]   12,861   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Farmington   [Map]   6,804   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lowell   [Map]   8,922   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pea Ridge   [Map]   5,401   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Prairie Grove   [Map]   5,347   S   18 miles [29 km]
Rogers   [Map]   65,021   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Siloam Springs   [Map]   16,448   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Monett (MO)   [Map]   9,027   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Neosho (MO)   [Map]   12,181   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Grove (OK)   [Map]   6,835   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Stilwell (OK)   [Map]   4,048   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Tahlequah (OK)   [Map]   16,741   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Avoca   [Map]   512   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bethel Heights   [Map]   2,535   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Blue Springs Village   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cave Springs   [Map]   3,634   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Elm Springs   [Map]   2,249   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Fayette Junction   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Goshen   [Map]   1,667   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Highfill   [Map]   649   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Johnson   [Map]   3,639   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Little Flock   [Map]   2,806   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Prairie Creek   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Springtown   [Map]   92   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Tontitown   [Map]   3,497   SW   5 miles [8 km]
War Eagle Cove   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
War Eagle   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Benton County ...

Spring Creek is located in Benton County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Benton County: Carroll, Madison, Washington, Barry (MO), McDonald (MO), Adair (OK) & Delaware (OK).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spring Creek ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Springdale Muni.(SPZ/KASG)   [Map]   ASG   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl. (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]   XNA   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bentonville Muni.(ICAO: KVBT)   [Map]   VBT   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rogers Muni.(ICAO: KROG)   [Map]   ROG   NNE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Drake Fld.(FYV/KFYV)   [Map]   FYV   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Smith Fld.(ICAO: KSLG)   [Map]   SLG   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Huntsville Muni.   [Map]   H34   ESE   26 miles [41.8 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 Spring Creek.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Spring Creek. 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
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   W   94 miles [151.3 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   SE   151 miles [243 km]
Will Rogers World Airport (OKC/KOKC)   [Map]   OKC   WSW   199 miles [320.3 km]
Kansas City Intl. (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]   MCI   N   213 miles [342.8 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   ESE   250 miles [402.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl. (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]   XNA   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Boone Co. Airport (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]   HRO   E   57 miles [91.7 km]
Branson Meml. (ICAO: KBBG)   [Map]   BBG   ENE   58 miles [93.3 km]
Fort Smith Rgnl. (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]   FSM   S   62 miles [99.8 km]
Joplin Rgnl. (JLN/KJLN)   [Map]   JLN   NNW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Springfield Airport (SGF/KSGF)   [Map]   SGF   NNE   83 miles [133.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Springdale Muni.(SPZ/KASG)   [Map]   ASG   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Bentonville Muni.(ICAO: KVBT)   [Map]   VBT   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rogers Muni.(ICAO: KROG)   [Map]   ROG   NNE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Drake Fld.(FYV/KFYV)   [Map]   FYV   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Smith Fld.(ICAO: KSLG)   [Map]   SLG   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Huntsville Muni.   [Map]   H34   ESE   26 miles [41.8 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.

Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
        Website for Tulsa International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Little Rock National Airport   (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
        Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Joplin Rgnl.   (JLN/KJLN)   [Map]
        Website for Joplin Regional 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
 
Springdale Muni.   (SPZ/KASG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bentonville Muni.   (ICAO: KVBT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rogers Muni.   (ICAO: KROG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Drake Fld.   (FYV/KFYV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Smith Fld.   (ICAO: KSLG)   [Map]
        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
 
Grove Muni.   (ICAO: KGMJ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Monett Muni.   (ICAO: KHFJ)   [Map]
        Website for Monett Municipal 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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        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
 
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl.   (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Arkansas Regional 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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Benton County: www.co.benton.ar.us/

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 Spring Creek.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2265, Longitude: -94.1913     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring Creek 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 Spring Creek), 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 Spring Creek.



 
 
 

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