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The location of Tennessee

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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tennessee ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Pine Bluff. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the north of Tennessee. Pine Bluff has a population of 43,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Greenville (MS). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the east of Tennessee and has a population of 31,500 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 starting from Tennessee and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Crossett   [Map]   5,128   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Dermott   [Map]   2,735   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dumas   [Map]   4,289   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Eudora   [Map]   2,078   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Fordyce   [Map]   3,955   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hamburg   [Map]   2,743   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hampton   [Map]   1,258   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lake Village   [Map]   2,387   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
McGehee   [Map]   3,888   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Monticello   [Map]   9,753   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Rison   [Map]   1,270   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Star City   [Map]   2,150   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Warren   [Map]   5,757   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
White Hall   [Map]   5,079   N   46 miles [74 km]
Rosedale (MS)   [Map]   1,727   E   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Banks   [Map]   120   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Crigler   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Farmville   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Fountain Hill   [Map]   165   S   18 miles [29 km]
Hermitage   [Map]   791   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Long View Ferry   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Meroney   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
New Edinburg   [Map]   ---   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Reed   [Map]   156   E   23 miles [37 km]
Rye   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sumpter   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Tillar   [Map]   221   E   23 miles [37 km]
Tyro   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wilmar   [Map]   505   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Winchester   [Map]   165   NE   23 miles [37 km]

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

Drew County ...

Tennessee is located in Drew County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Drew County: Ashley, Bradley, Chicot, Cleveland, Desha & Lincoln.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tennessee ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Monticello Muni.(ICAO: KLLQ)   [Map]   LLQ   E   5 miles [8 km]
Warren Muni.   [Map]   3M9   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Star City Muni.   [Map]   55M   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dermott Muni.   [Map]   4M5   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Billy Free Muni.   [Map]   0M0   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
McGehee Muni.   [Map]   7M1   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Crossett Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Z. M. Jack Stell Fld.   [Map]   CRT   S   31 miles [49.9 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 Tennessee.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tennessee. 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   NNW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NE   144 miles [231.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   ---   ESE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl. (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   GLH   ESE   50 miles [80.5 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   WSW   62 miles [99.8 km]
Monroe Rgnl. (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]   MLU   S   78 miles [125.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Monticello Muni.(ICAO: KLLQ)   [Map]   LLQ   E   5 miles [8 km]
Warren Muni.   [Map]   3M9   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Star City Muni.   [Map]   55M   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dermott Muni.   [Map]   4M5   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Billy Free Muni.   [Map]   0M0   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
McGehee Muni.   [Map]   7M1   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Crossett Muni.   [Map]   ---   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Z. M. Jack Stell Fld.   [Map]   CRT   S   31 miles [49.9 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
 
Monticello Muni.   (ICAO: KLLQ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
New Orleans Intl.   (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
        Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans 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
 
Dallas Love Fld.   (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
        Website for Dallas Love Field
        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
 
South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
        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
 
Tunica Muni.   (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]
        Website for Tunica Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Find a Community located in Arkansas

About Drew County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tennessee. 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 Tennessee.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tennessee. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6312, Longitude: -91.8487     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tennessee 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 Tennessee), 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 Tennessee.



 
 
 

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