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Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Tuckerman ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Jonesboro. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the east of Tuckerman. Jonesboro has a population of 75,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Paragould. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the northeast of Tuckerman and has a population of 28,500 people.

For comparison, Tuckerman has a population of 1,700 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 Tuckerman and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bald Knob   [Map]   2,881   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Batesville   [Map]   10,727   W   23 miles [37 km]
Brookland   [Map]   3,316   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Cherokee Village   [Map]   4,644   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Heber Springs   [Map]   6,967   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hoxie   [Map]   2,632   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lake City   [Map]   2,451   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Marked Tree   [Map]   2,501   E   46 miles [74 km]
Newport   [Map]   7,690   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Pocahontas   [Map]   6,496   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Searcy   [Map]   23,916   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Southside   [Map]   ---   W   23 miles [37 km]
Trumann   [Map]   7,097   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Walnut Ridge   [Map]   5,062   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wynne   [Map]   7,962   SE   41 miles [66 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Airport Village   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Alicia   [Map]   117   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Amagon   [Map]   93   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Balch   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Campbell Station   [Map]   237   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Cash   [Map]   351   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Charlotte   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cord   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Diaz   [Map]   1,227   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Grubbs   [Map]   359   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Island Town   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jacksonport   [Map]   202   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Newark   [Map]   1,185   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saffell   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Swifton   [Map]   745   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Jackson County ...

Tuckerman is located in Jackson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jackson County: Craighead, Cross, Independence, Lawrence, Poinsett, White & Woodruff.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tuckerman ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tuckerman ...

Looking for more information about Tuckerman? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Tuckerman, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tuckerman.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Arkansas Statewide Tourism
    Tuckerman Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Tuckerman


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 Tuckerman ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Newport Muni.(ICAO: KM19)   [Map]   M19   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Batesville Rgnl.(ICAO: KBVX)   [Map]   BVX   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jonesboro Muni.(JBR/KJBR)   [Map]   JBR   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Walnut Ridge Rgnl.(ICAO: KARG)   [Map]   ARG   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Woodruff Co. Airport   [Map]   M60   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bald Knob Muni.   [Map]   M74   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pocahontas Muni.   [Map]   M70   NNE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wynne Muni.   [Map]   M65   SE   42 miles [67.6 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 Tuckerman.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tuckerman. 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   SE   83 miles [133.6 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   SW   90 miles [144.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   SSE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Boone Co. Airport (HRO/KHRO)   [Map]   HRO   WNW   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Newport Muni.(ICAO: KM19)   [Map]   M19   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Batesville Rgnl.(ICAO: KBVX)   [Map]   BVX   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jonesboro Muni.(JBR/KJBR)   [Map]   JBR   ENE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Walnut Ridge Rgnl.(ICAO: KARG)   [Map]   ARG   NNE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Woodruff Co. Airport   [Map]   M60   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bald Knob Muni.   [Map]   M74   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pocahontas Muni.   [Map]   M70   NNE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wynne Muni.   [Map]   M65   SE   42 miles [67.6 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
 
Little Rock National Airport   (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
        Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jonesboro Muni.   (JBR/KJBR)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Walnut Ridge Rgnl.   (ICAO: KARG)   [Map]
        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
 
Lambert - St. Louis Intl.   (STL/KSTL)   [Map]
        Website for Lambert - Saint Louis International Airport
        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
 
Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
        Website for Tulsa 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
 
Newport Muni.   (ICAO: KM19)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Batesville Rgnl.   (ICAO: KBVX)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Jackson County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tuckerman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jackson County: www.jacksoncountyar.org/

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 Tuckerman.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tuckerman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tuckerman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tuckerman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7311, Longitude: -91.1993     [Map].

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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 Tuckerman), 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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