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The location of Tide Water

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Tide Water.

This page contains six sections:

Around Tide Water ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is El Dorado. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the east of Tide Water. El Dorado has a population of 18,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Minden (LA). It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the south of Tide Water and has a population of 12,600 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 Tide Water and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden   [Map]   11,219   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gurdon   [Map]   2,137   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hampton   [Map]   1,258   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,892   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Magnolia   [Map]   11,601   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Prescott   [Map]   3,073   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Smackover   [Map]   1,763   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Stamps   [Map]   1,519   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Waldo   [Map]   1,283   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Arcadia (LA)   [Map]   2,875   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Benton (LA)   [Map]   2,060   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Bernice (LA)   [Map]   1,654   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Haynesville (LA)   [Map]   2,148   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Homer (LA)   [Map]   2,964   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Springhill (LA)   [Map]   5,048   SW   23 miles [37 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Buckner   [Map]   246   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
College Hill   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dodge City   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dumas City   [Map]   ---   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Emerson   [Map]   350   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lisbon   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Macedonia   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
McKamie   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
McNeil   [Map]   491   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Holly   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pace City   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Stephens   [Map]   819   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Taylor   [Map]   538   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dykesville (LA)   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Shongaloo (LA)   [Map]   174   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Columbia County ...

Tide Water is located in Columbia County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Columbia County: Lafayette, Nevada, Ouachita, Union, Claiborne (LA) & Webster (LA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tide Water ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Magnolia Muni.   [Map]   AGO   WNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Stephens - Ouachita Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   16 miles [25.7 km]
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   E   18 miles [29 km]
Springhill Airport   [Map]   SPH   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Homer Muni.   [Map]   5F4   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Harrell Fld.(ICAO: KCDH)   [Map]   CDH   NE   35 miles [56.3 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 Tide Water.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tide Water. 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   NNE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Dallas Love Fld. (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]   DAL   W   216 miles [347.6 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   NE   220 miles [354.1 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl. (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]   DFW   W   226 miles [363.7 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]   ---   W   226 miles [363.7 km]
George Bush Intercontinental (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]   IAH   SSW   257 miles [413.6 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   NW   258 miles [415.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   E   18 miles [29 km]
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   WNW   51 miles [82.1 km]
Shreveport Rgnl. (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]   SHV   SW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Monroe Rgnl. (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]   MLU   SE   80 miles [128.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Magnolia Muni.   [Map]   AGO   WNW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Stephens - Ouachita Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Springhill Airport   [Map]   SPH   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Homer Muni.   [Map]   5F4   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Harrell Fld.(ICAO: KCDH)   [Map]   CDH   NE   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
 
Dallas Love Fld.   (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
        Website for Dallas Love Field
        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
 
Harrell Fld.   (ICAO: KCDH)   [Map]
        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
 
Ruston Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRSN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shreveport Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KDTN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.   (ICAO: KM89)   [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
 
George Bush Intercontinental   (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
        Website for George Bush Intercontinental 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
 
South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
        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
 
Shreveport Rgnl.   (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
        Website for Shreveport Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Tide Water.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tide Water. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2146, Longitude: -93.1399     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tide Water 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 Tide Water), 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 Tide Water.



 
 
 

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