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Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Turrell ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Memphis (TN). It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the southeast of Turrell. Memphis (TN) has a population of 652,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Jonesboro. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the northwest of Turrell and has a population of 75,900 people.

For comparison, Turrell has a population of 570 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Blytheville   [Map]   14,051   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Forrest City   [Map]   14,291   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Marion   [Map]   12,440   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Paragould   [Map]   28,488   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
West Memphis   [Map]   24,860   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hernando (MS)   [Map]   15,981   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Horn Lake (MS)   [Map]   27,095   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Olive Branch (MS)   [Map]   37,435   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Southaven (MS)   [Map]   54,031   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Arlington (TN)   [Map]   11,696   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bartlett (TN)   [Map]   59,102   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Collierville (TN)   [Map]   50,286   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Germantown (TN)   [Map]   39,141   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lakeland (TN)   [Map]   12,618   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Spring Lake (TN)   [Map]   ---   E   24 miles [38.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alto   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Birdsong   [Map]   41   N   5 miles [8 km]
Black Oak   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Clarkedale   [Map]   362   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Crawfordsville   [Map]   467   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Denwood   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Earle   [Map]   2,244   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Frenchmans Bayou   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gilmore   [Map]   250   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Heafer   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Jericho   [Map]   112   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Joiner   [Map]   521   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sunset   [Map]   188   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tyronza   [Map]   748   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Whitton   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Crittenden County ...

Turrell is located in Crittenden County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Crittenden County: Cross, Lee, Mississippi, Poinsett, Saint Francis, DeSoto (MS), Tunica (MS), Shelby (TN) & Tipton (TN). The Mississippi River runs along the eastern border of the county.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Turrell ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Turrell ...

Looking for more information about Turrell? 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 Turrell, 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 Turrell.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Turrell


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 Turrell ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Marked Tree Muni.   [Map]   6M8   NNW   13 miles [20.9 km]
West Memphis Muni.(ICAO: KAWM)   [Map]   AWM   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gen. DeWitt Spain Airport    [Map]   M01   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Charles W. Baker Airport    [Map]   2M8   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Millington Rgnl. Jetport (ICAO: KNQA)   [Map]   NQA   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Osceola Muni.   [Map]   7M4   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wynne Muni.   [Map]   M65   WSW   29 miles [46.7 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 Turrell.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Turrell. 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   28 miles [45.1 km]
Little Rock National Airport (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]   LIT   WSW   119 miles [191.5 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   ENE   207 miles [333.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   S   47 miles [75.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Marked Tree Muni.   [Map]   6M8   NNW   13 miles [20.9 km]
West Memphis Muni.(ICAO: KAWM)   [Map]   AWM   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gen. DeWitt Spain Airport    [Map]   M01   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Charles W. Baker Airport    [Map]   2M8   ESE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Millington Rgnl. Jetport (ICAO: KNQA)   [Map]   NQA   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Osceola Muni.   [Map]   7M4   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wynne Muni.   [Map]   M65   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Arlington Muni.   [Map]   ---   E   34 miles [54.7 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
 
Olive Branch Airport   (OLV/KOLV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Covington Muni.   (ICAO: KM04)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arkansas Intl.   (ICAO: KBYH)   [Map]
        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
 
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
 
West Memphis Muni.   (ICAO: KAWM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Millington Rgnl. Jetport   (ICAO: KNQA)   [Map]
        Website for Millington Regional Jetport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Arkansas

About Crittenden County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Turrell. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3758, Longitude: -90.2710     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Turrell 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 Turrell), 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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