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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Stockton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Texarkana (TX). It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the west of Stockton. Texarkana (TX) has a population of 37,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Texarkana. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the west of Stockton and has a population of 30,300 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 and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arkadelphia   [Map]   10,650   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Ashdown   [Map]   4,428   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Camden   [Map]   11,030   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
El Dorado   [Map]   18,030   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Gurdon   [Map]   2,098   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,790   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Magnolia   [Map]   11,467   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nashville   [Map]   4,472   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Prescott   [Map]   3,030   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Smackover   [Map]   1,721   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Haynesville (LA)   [Map]   2,091   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Homer (LA)   [Map]   2,874   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Springhill (LA)   [Map]   4,936   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nash (TX)   [Map]   3,413   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Wake Village (TX)   [Map]   5,425   W   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bodcaw   [Map]   127   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Buckner   [Map]   246   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cale   [Map]   70   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
College Hill   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Laneburg   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lewisville   [Map]   1,150   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
McKamie   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
McNeil   [Map]   479   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Patmos   [Map]   63   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rosston   [Map]   241   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Stamps   [Map]   1,505   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Stephens   [Map]   809   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Waldo   [Map]   1,283   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Willisville   [Map]   140   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Nevada County ...

Stockton is located in Nevada County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Nevada County: Clark, Columbia, Hempstead, Lafayette, Ouachita & Pike.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Stockton ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Stephens - Ouachita Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Magnolia Muni.   [Map]   AGO   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hope Muni.   [Map]   M18   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Springhill Airport   [Map]   SPH   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   ESE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Harrell Fld.(ICAO: KCDH)   [Map]   CDH   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   NNE   33 miles [53.1 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 Stockton.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Stockton. 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   108 miles [173.8 km]
Dallas Love Fld. (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]   DAL   W   208 miles [334.7 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl. (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]   DFW   W   218 miles [350.8 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   ENE   219 miles [352.4 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]   ---   W   219 miles [352.4 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   NW   239 miles [384.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   ESE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Shreveport Rgnl. (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]   SHV   SSW   75 miles [120.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Stephens - Ouachita Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Magnolia Muni.   [Map]   AGO   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hope Muni.   [Map]   M18   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Springhill Airport   [Map]   SPH   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Harrell Fld.(ICAO: KCDH)   [Map]   CDH   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   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
 
Dallas Love Fld.   (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
        Website for Dallas Love Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrell Fld.   (ICAO: KCDH)   [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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
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
 
Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
        Website for Monroe Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Arkansas

About Nevada County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Nevada County: www.co.nevada.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 Stockton.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stockton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4493, Longitude: -93.3104     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stockton 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 Stockton), 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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