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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Stringtown ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Texarkana (TX). It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the south of Stringtown. Texarkana (TX) has a population of 37,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Texarkana. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the south of Stringtown 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 driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashdown   [Map]   4,428   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
De Queen   [Map]   6,591   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   2,122   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,790   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Mena   [Map]   5,571   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Murfreesboro   [Map]   1,554   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nashville   [Map]   4,472   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Prescott   [Map]   3,030   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Broken Bow (OK)   [Map]   4,076   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Idabel (OK)   [Map]   6,879   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
De Kalb (TX)   [Map]   1,630   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hooks (TX)   [Map]   2,743   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nash (TX)   [Map]   3,413   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
New Boston (TX)   [Map]   4,661   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Wake Village (TX)   [Map]   5,425   S   36 miles [57.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alleene   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ben Lomond   [Map]   144   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Dierks   [Map]   1,102   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Foreman   [Map]   928   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gillham   [Map]   156   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Horatio   [Map]   1,041   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lockesburg   [Map]   725   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mineral Springs   [Map]   1,166   E   18 miles [29 km]
Paraloma   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Process City   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Wilton   [Map]   353   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Winthrop   [Map]   180   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Yarborough Landing   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Eagletown (OK)   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Sevier County ...

Stringtown is located in Sevier County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Sevier County: Hempstead, Howard, Little River, Polk & McCurtain (OK).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Stringtown ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sevier Co. Airport(ICAO: KDEQ)   [Map]   DEQ   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Howard Co. Airport   [Map]   M77   E   23 miles [37 km]
McCurtain County Rgnl. (ICAO: K4O4)   [Map]   4O4   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hope Muni.   [Map]   M18   ESE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   SSE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Mena Intermountain Muni.(ICAO: KMEZ)   [Map]   MEZ   N   42 miles [67.6 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 Stringtown.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Stringtown. 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   ENE   127 miles [204.4 km]
Dallas Love Fld. (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]   DAL   WSW   168 miles [270.4 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl. (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]   DFW   WSW   176 miles [283.2 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]   ---   WSW   176 miles [283.2 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   NNW   181 miles [291.3 km]
Will Rogers World Airport (OKC/KOKC)   [Map]   OKC   WNW   215 miles [346 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   SSE   36 miles [57.9 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   ESE   95 miles [152.9 km]
Fort Smith Rgnl. (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]   FSM   N   96 miles [154.5 km]
Shreveport Rgnl. (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]   SHV   SSE   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sevier Co. Airport(ICAO: KDEQ)   [Map]   DEQ   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Howard Co. Airport   [Map]   M77   E   23 miles [37 km]
McCurtain County Rgnl. (ICAO: K4O4)   [Map]   4O4   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hope Muni.   [Map]   M18   ESE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Mena Intermountain Muni.(ICAO: KMEZ)   [Map]   MEZ   N   42 miles [67.6 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
 
Sevier Co. Airport   (ICAO: KDEQ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McCurtain County Rgnl.   (ICAO: K4O4)   [Map]
        Website for McCurtain County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mena Intermountain Muni.   (ICAO: KMEZ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clarksville Airport   (LBR/KLBR)   [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
 
Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
        Website for Tulsa International Airport
        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
 
Texarkana Rgnl.   (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]
        Website for Texarkana Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
        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
 
Shreveport Rgnl.   (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
        Website for Shreveport Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Sevier County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sevier County: www.seviercounty-ar.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 Stringtown.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stringtown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9365, Longitude: -94.2441     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stringtown 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 Stringtown), 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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