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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Stacy ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Jonesboro. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the northwest of Stacy. Jonesboro has a population of 75,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Spring Lake (TN). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southeast of Stacy and has a population of 34,300 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 Stacy and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Blytheville   [Map]   14,051   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Forrest City   [Map]   14,291   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Marion   [Map]   12,440   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Newport   [Map]   7,690   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Osceola   [Map]   6,926   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Paragould   [Map]   28,488   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Pocahontas   [Map]   6,496   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Trumann   [Map]   7,097   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Walnut Ridge   [Map]   5,062   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
West Memphis   [Map]   24,860   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Wynne   [Map]   7,962   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kennett (MO)   [Map]   10,399   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Atoka (TN)   [Map]   9,201   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Millington (TN)   [Map]   11,033   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Munford (TN)   [Map]   6,069   E   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alto   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bay Village   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bay   [Map]   1,805   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Black Oak   [Map]   265   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Black Oak   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brookland   [Map]   3,316   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Caraway   [Map]   1,256   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harrisburg   [Map]   2,347   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lake City   [Map]   2,451   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lake View   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lepanto   [Map]   1,833   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Marked Tree   [Map]   2,501   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Philadelphia   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rivervale   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Tyronza   [Map]   748   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Poinsett County ...

Stacy is located in Poinsett County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Poinsett County: Craighead, Crittenden, Cross, Jackson & Mississippi.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Stacy ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jonesboro Muni.(JBR/KJBR)   [Map]   JBR   NNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marked Tree Muni.   [Map]   6M8   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kirk Fld.   [Map]   PGR   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Manila Muni.   [Map]   MXA   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Osceola Muni.   [Map]   7M4   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wynne Muni.   [Map]   M65   SSW   32 miles [51.5 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 Stacy.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Stacy. 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   SE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   SW   113 miles [181.9 km]
Lambert - St. Louis Intl. (STL/KSTL)   [Map]   STL   N   212 miles [341.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   S   69 miles [111 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Jonesboro Muni.(JBR/KJBR)   [Map]   JBR   NNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marked Tree Muni.   [Map]   6M8   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kirk Fld.   [Map]   PGR   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Manila Muni.   [Map]   MXA   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Osceola Muni.   [Map]   7M4   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wynne Muni.   [Map]   M65   SSW   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Newport Muni.   (ICAO: KM19)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Walnut Ridge Rgnl.   (ICAO: KARG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arkansas Intl.   (ICAO: KBYH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
West Memphis Muni.   (ICAO: KAWM)   [Map]
        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
 
Lambert - St. Louis Intl.   (STL/KSTL)   [Map]
        Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Blytheville Muni.   (ICAO: KHKA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kennett Meml.   (ICAO: KTKX)   [Map]
        Website for Kennett Memorial Airport
        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
 
Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
        Website for Tulsa 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
 
Jonesboro Muni.   (JBR/KJBR)   [Map]
        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 Stacy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Poinsett County: www.poinsettco.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 Stacy.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stacy. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6784, Longitude: -90.5709     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stacy 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 Stacy), 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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