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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Sunland Estates.

This page contains six sections:

Around Sunland Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Little Rock. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the southwest of Sunland Estates. Little Rock has a population of 199,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is North Little Rock. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the southwest of Sunland Estates and has a population of 66,300 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Beebe   [Map]   8,120   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Benton   [Map]   35,775   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,005   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Cabot   [Map]   25,797   SE   Less than 2 miles
Conway   [Map]   65,300   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Greenbrier   [Map]   5,370   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Heber Springs   [Map]   7,092   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   28,518   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Maumelle   [Map]   18,122   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Morrilton   [Map]   6,722   W   41 miles [66 km]
Searcy   [Map]   24,318   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Sherwood   [Map]   30,657   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Stuttgart   [Map]   8,945   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Ward   [Map]   4,866   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
White Hall   [Map]   5,079   S   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Austin   [Map]   3,722   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Booker   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
El Paso   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Enola   [Map]   343   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Garner   [Map]   284   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Gibson   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gravel Ridge   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hickory Plains   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lonoke   [Map]   4,237   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
McAlmont   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
McRae   [Map]   664   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   146   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Romance   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Vilonia   [Map]   4,478   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Lonoke County ...

Sunland Estates is located in Lonoke County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lonoke County: Arkansas, Faulkner, Jefferson, Prairie, Pulaski & White.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sunland Estates ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Little Rock Muni.   [Map]   ORK   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dennis F. Cantrell Fld.   [Map]   CWS   WNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Carlisle Muni.   [Map]   4M3   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Searcy Muni. (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]   SRC   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Hazen Muni.   [Map]   6M0   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bald Knob Muni.   [Map]   M74   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   SW   36 miles [57.9 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 Sunland Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sunland Estates. 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   SSW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   E   116 miles [186.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   ESE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Boone Co. Airport (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]   HRO   NW   108 miles [173.8 km]
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   ---   SSE   119 miles [191.5 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl. (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   GLH   SSE   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Little Rock Muni.   [Map]   ORK   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dennis F. Cantrell Fld.   [Map]   CWS   WNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Carlisle Muni.   [Map]   4M3   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Searcy Muni. (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]   SRC   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Hazen Muni.   [Map]   6M0   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bald Knob Muni.   [Map]   M74   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Heber Springs Muni.   [Map]   HBZ   N   36 miles [57.9 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
 
Memphis Intl.   (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]
        Website for Memphis International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Searcy Muni.   (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]
        Website for Searcy Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Stuttgart Muni.   (ICAO: KSGT)   [Map]
        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
 
Clinton Muni.   (ICAO: KCCA)   [Map]
        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
 
Boone Co. Airport   (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]
        Website for Boone County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
        Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport
        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 Sunland Estates. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Sunland Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunland Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9840, Longitude: -92.0376     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunland Estates 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 Sunland Estates), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Sunland Estates.



 
 
 

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