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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tanglewood ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Little Rock. It lies just south of Tanglewood. Little Rock has a population of 199,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is North Little Rock. It lies immediately southeast of Tanglewood and has a population of 65,900 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 are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Beebe   [Map]   8,146   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Benton   [Map]   35,789   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,194   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cabot   [Map]   26,141   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Conway   [Map]   65,782   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Heber Springs   [Map]   6,967   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hot Springs   [Map]   36,915   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   28,513   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Malvern   [Map]   10,839   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Maumelle   [Map]   18,214   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Morrilton   [Map]   6,647   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pine Bluff   [Map]   42,984   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Searcy   [Map]   23,916   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Sherwood   [Map]   31,081   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Stuttgart   [Map]   8,773   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Booker   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Cammack Village   [Map]   738   SW   5 miles [8 km]
College Station   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gibson   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gravel Ridge   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Mabelvale   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marche   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
McAlmont   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Natural Steps   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Rose City   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Scott   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Secluded Hills   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Sweet Home   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Wakefield Village   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Windamere   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Pulaski County ...

Tanglewood is located in Pulaski County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pulaski County: Faulkner, Grant, Jefferson, Lonoke, Perry & Saline.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tanglewood ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Little Rock Muni.   [Map]   ORK   NNE   Less than 2 miles
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   SSE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dennis F. Cantrell Fld.   [Map]   CWS   NNW   20 miles [32.2 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 Tanglewood.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tanglewood. 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   SSE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   E   130 miles [209.2 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   WNW   225 miles [362.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   E   108 miles [173.8 km]
Boone Co. Airport (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]   HRO   NNW   111 miles [178.6 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   SSW   114 miles [183.5 km]
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   ---   SE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl. (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   GLH   SE   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
North Little Rock Muni.   [Map]   ORK   NNE   Less than 2 miles
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dennis F. Cantrell Fld.   [Map]   CWS   NNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Carlisle Muni.   [Map]   4M3   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Sheridan Muni.   [Map]   9M8   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Morrilton Muni.   [Map]   BDQ   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hazen Muni.   [Map]   6M0   E   35 miles [56.3 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
 
Lambert - St. Louis Intl.   (STL/KSTL)   [Map]
        Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport
        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
 
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
 
South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
        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 Tanglewood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.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 Tanglewood.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tanglewood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8148, Longitude: -92.2599     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tanglewood 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 Tanglewood), 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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