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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Springtown ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fayetteville. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the southeast of Springtown. Fayetteville has a population of 85,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Springdale. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the east of Springtown and has a population of 79,600 people.

For comparison, Springtown has a population of 96 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 Springtown and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bella Vista   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bentonville   [Map]   49,298   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Berryville   [Map]   5,449   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Centerton   [Map]   14,001   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Farmington   [Map]   6,893   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lowell   [Map]   9,215   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pea Ridge   [Map]   5,721   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Prairie Grove   [Map]   5,714   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rogers   [Map]   66,430   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Siloam Springs   [Map]   16,842   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Neosho (MO)   [Map]   12,031   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Grove (OK)   [Map]   7,060   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Miami (OK)   [Map]   13,212   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Pryor Creek (OK)   [Map]   9,390   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tahlequah (OK)   [Map]   16,736   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Cave Springs   [Map]   4,432   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cherokee City   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Decatur   [Map]   1,799   N   5 miles [8 km]
Elm Springs   [Map]   2,320   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gentry   [Map]   3,795   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Gravette   [Map]   3,304   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Highfill   [Map]   652   E   5 miles [8 km]
Hiwasse   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Maysville   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sulphur Springs   [Map]   540   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Tontitown   [Map]   3,715   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Colcord (OK)   [Map]   834   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dripping Springs (OK)   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Watts (OK)   [Map]   310   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
West Siloam Springs (OK)   [Map]   864   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Benton County ...

Springtown 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 Springtown ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Smith Fld.(ICAO: KSLG)   [Map]   SLG   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl. (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]   XNA   ENE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bentonville Muni.(ICAO: KVBT)   [Map]   VBT   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Springdale Muni.(SPZ/KASG)   [Map]   ASG   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rogers Muni.(ICAO: KROG)   [Map]   ROG   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Drake Fld.(FYV/KFYV)   [Map]   FYV   SE   22 miles [35.4 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 Springtown.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Springtown. 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   81 miles [130.4 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   SE   162 miles [260.7 km]
Will Rogers World Airport (OKC/KOKC)   [Map]   OKC   WSW   187 miles [300.9 km]
Kansas City Intl. (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]   MCI   N   210 miles [338 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl. (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]   XNA   ENE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Joplin Rgnl. (JLN/KJLN)   [Map]   JLN   N   61 miles [98.2 km]
Fort Smith Rgnl. (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]   FSM   S   63 miles [101.4 km]
Boone Co. Airport (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]   HRO   E   70 miles [112.7 km]
Branson Meml. (ICAO: KBBG)   [Map]   BBG   ENE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Springfield Airport (SGF/KSGF)   [Map]   SGF   NE   88 miles [141.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Smith Fld.(ICAO: KSLG)   [Map]   SLG   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bentonville Muni.(ICAO: KVBT)   [Map]   VBT   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Springdale Muni.(SPZ/KASG)   [Map]   ASG   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rogers Muni.(ICAO: KROG)   [Map]   ROG   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Drake Fld.(FYV/KFYV)   [Map]   FYV   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Grove Muni.(ICAO: KGMJ)   [Map]   GMJ   NW   29 miles [46.7 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
 
Fort Smith Rgnl.   (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Smith 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
 
Springfield Airport   (SGF/KSGF)   [Map]
        Website for Springfield - Branson National Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Smith Fld.   (ICAO: KSLG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bentonville Muni.   (ICAO: KVBT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Springdale Muni.   (SPZ/KASG)   [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
 
Grove Muni.   (ICAO: KGMJ)   [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
 
Tahlequah Muni.   (ICAO: KTQH)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
Northwest Arkansas Rgnl.   (ICAO: KXNA)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport
        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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Springtown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Springtown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Springtown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2608, Longitude: -94.4238     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Springtown 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 Springtown), 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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