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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Styra ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Jonesboro. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southwest of where Styra would have been located. Jonesboro has a population of 75,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Paragould. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the south of Styra and has a population of 28,500 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 are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Blytheville   [Map]   14,051   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Brookland   [Map]   3,316   S   41 miles [66 km]
Corning   [Map]   3,138   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gosnell   [Map]   3,271   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Manila   [Map]   3,278   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Piggott   [Map]   3,608   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Pocahontas   [Map]   6,496   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Walnut Ridge   [Map]   5,062   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Caruthersville (MO)   [Map]   5,702   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Dexter (MO)   [Map]   7,844   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Kennett (MO)   [Map]   10,399   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Malden (MO)   [Map]   3,983   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Poplar Bluff (MO)   [Map]   17,070   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Sikeston (MO)   [Map]   16,155   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tiptonville (TN)   [Map]   4,325   E   46 miles [74 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bell City   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Greenway   [Map]   195   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
McDougal   [Map]   171   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Nimmons   [Map]   66   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pollard   [Map]   202   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Rector   [Map]   1,799   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Francis   [Map]   234   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Broseley (MO)   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Campbell (MO)   [Map]   1,874   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fagus (MO)   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gibson (MO)   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harviell (MO)   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Holcomb (MO)   [Map]   597   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Neelyville (MO)   [Map]   474   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Qulin (MO)   [Map]   454   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Clay County ...

Styra would have been located within present day Clay County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Clay County: Greene, Randolph, Butler (MO), Dunklin (MO) & Ripley (MO).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Styra ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Piggott Muni.   [Map]   7M7   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Campbell Muni.   [Map]   34M   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Corning Muni.   [Map]   4M9   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Malden Muni.(ICAO: KMAW)   [Map]   MAW   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Poplar Bluff Muni.(ICAO: KPOF)   [Map]   POF   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kennett Meml. (ICAO: KTKX)   [Map]   TKX   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Gideon Meml.   [Map]   M85   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kirk Fld.   [Map]   PGR   SSW   29 miles [46.7 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 Styra.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Styra. 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   99 miles [159.3 km]
Lambert - St. Louis Intl. (STL/KSTL)   [Map]   STL   N   158 miles [254.3 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   SW   160 miles [257.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   E   203 miles [326.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cape Girardeau Rgnl. (CGI/KCGI)   [Map]   CGI   NE   66 miles [106.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Piggott Muni.   [Map]   7M7   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Campbell Muni.   [Map]   34M   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Corning Muni.   [Map]   4M9   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Malden Muni.(ICAO: KMAW)   [Map]   MAW   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Poplar Bluff Muni.(ICAO: KPOF)   [Map]   POF   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kennett Meml. (ICAO: KTKX)   [Map]   TKX   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Gideon Meml.   [Map]   M85   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kirk Fld.   [Map]   PGR   SSW   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.

Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis 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
 
Poplar Bluff Muni.   (ICAO: KPOF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arkansas Intl.   (ICAO: KBYH)   [Map]
        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
 
Walnut Ridge Rgnl.   (ICAO: KARG)   [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
 
Cape Girardeau Rgnl.   (CGI/KCGI)   [Map]
        Website for Cape Girardeau Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Malden Muni.   (ICAO: KMAW)   [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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Clay County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Styra.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Styra. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4584, Longitude: -90.3054     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Styra 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 Styra), 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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