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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Spur Four.

This page contains six sections:

Around Spur Four ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Mengelwood (TN). It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the northeast of Spur Four. Mengelwood (TN) has a population of 657,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Memphis (TN). It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the south of Spur Four and has a population of 652,000 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 Spur Four and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Blytheville   [Map]   14,051   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   75,866   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Marion   [Map]   12,440   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Paragould   [Map]   28,488   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
West Memphis   [Map]   24,860   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Horn Lake (MS)   [Map]   27,095   S   46 miles [74 km]
Olive Branch (MS)   [Map]   37,435   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Southaven (MS)   [Map]   54,031   S   46 miles [74 km]
Arlington (TN)   [Map]   11,696   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bartlett (TN)   [Map]   59,102   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Collierville (TN)   [Map]   50,286   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Dyersburg (TN)   [Map]   16,473   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Germantown (TN)   [Map]   39,141   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lakeland (TN)   [Map]   12,618   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Spring Lake (TN)   [Map]   ---   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bassett   [Map]   160   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Denwood   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Driver   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dyess   [Map]   370   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Etowah   [Map]   321   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Frenchmans Bayou   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Joiner   [Map]   521   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Keiser   [Map]   707   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Lepanto   [Map]   1,833   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marie   [Map]   78   SE   Less than 2 miles
Osceola   [Map]   6,926   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Victoria   [Map]   33   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
West Ridge   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Whitton   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wilson   [Map]   853   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Mississippi County ...

Spur Four is located in Mississippi County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mississippi County: Craighead, Crittenden, Poinsett, Dunklin (MO), Pemiscot (MO), Dyer (TN), Lauderdale (TN) & Tipton (TN). The Mississippi River runs along the eastern border of the county.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spur Four ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Osceola Muni.   [Map]   7M4   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Marked Tree Muni.   [Map]   6M8   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Manila Muni.   [Map]   MXA   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Millington Rgnl. Jetport (ICAO: KNQA)   [Map]   NQA   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Charles W. Baker Airport    [Map]   2M8   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Arkansas Intl.(ICAO: KBYH)   [Map]   BYH   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Blytheville Muni.(ICAO: KHKA)   [Map]   HKA   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Gen. DeWitt Spain Airport    [Map]   M01   S   28 miles [45.1 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 Spur Four.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Spur Four. 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
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   WSW   135 miles [217.3 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   E   193 miles [310.6 km]
Lambert - St. Louis Intl. (STL/KSTL)   [Map]   STL   N   216 miles [347.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   SSW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Cape Girardeau Rgnl. (CGI/KCGI)   [Map]   CGI   NNE   114 miles [183.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Osceola Muni.   [Map]   7M4   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Marked Tree Muni.   [Map]   6M8   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Manila Muni.   [Map]   MXA   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Millington Rgnl. Jetport (ICAO: KNQA)   [Map]   NQA   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Charles W. Baker Airport    [Map]   2M8   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Arkansas Intl.(ICAO: KBYH)   [Map]   BYH   NNE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Blytheville Muni.(ICAO: KHKA)   [Map]   HKA   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Gen. DeWitt Spain Airport    [Map]   M01   S   28 miles [45.1 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.

Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Arkansas Intl.   (ICAO: KBYH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Blytheville Muni.   (ICAO: KHKA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Covington Muni.   (ICAO: KM04)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
West Memphis Muni.   (ICAO: KAWM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville 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
 
Tunica Muni.   (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]
        Website for Tunica Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cape Girardeau Rgnl.   (CGI/KCGI)   [Map]
        Website for Cape Girardeau Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Millington Rgnl. Jetport   (ICAO: KNQA)   [Map]
        Website for Millington Regional Jetport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Mississippi County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mississippi County: www.mcagov.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 Spur Four.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spur Four. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6192, Longitude: -90.0890     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spur Four 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 Spur Four), 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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