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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Twin Oak.

This page contains six sections:

Around Twin Oak ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Little Rock. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the northeast of where Twin Oak would have been located. Little Rock has a population of 199,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is North Little Rock. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the northeast of Twin Oak and has a population of 65,900 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 Twin Oak and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexander   [Map]   3,057   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Arkadelphia   [Map]   10,650   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Benton   [Map]   35,789   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,194   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Camden   [Map]   11,030   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Fordyce   [Map]   3,902   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Haskell   [Map]   4,575   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hot Springs   [Map]   36,915   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Malvern   [Map]   10,839   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Maumelle   [Map]   18,214   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Pine Bluff   [Map]   42,984   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Prescott   [Map]   3,030   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Shannon Hills   [Map]   3,806   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Sheridan   [Map]   4,886   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
White Hall   [Map]   5,054   E   40 miles [64.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Caddo Valley   [Map]   595   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Donaldson   [Map]   301   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Friendship   [Map]   190   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Griffithtown   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Leola   [Map]   501   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lono   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Magnet Cove   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Midway   [Map]   386   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Perla   [Map]   244   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Poyen   [Map]   288   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Prattsville   [Map]   305   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Price   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rockport   [Map]   759   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Traskwood   [Map]   539   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Tull   [Map]   460   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Hot Spring County ...

Twin Oak would have been located within present day Hot Spring County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hot Spring County: Clark, Dallas, Garland, Grant, Montgomery & Saline.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Twin Oak ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Malvern Muni.   [Map]   M78   NNE   5 miles [8 km]
Arkadelphia Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.(ICAO: KM89)   [Map]   M89   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Meml. Fld.(HOT/KHOT)   [Map]   HOT   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Sheridan Muni.   [Map]   9M8   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   SW   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 Twin Oak.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Twin Oak. 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   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   ENE   169 miles [272 km]
Tulsa Intl. (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]   TUL   NW   219 miles [352.4 km]
Dallas Love Fld. (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]   DAL   WSW   252 miles [405.6 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl. (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]   DFW   WSW   261 miles [420 km]
Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]   ---   WSW   261 miles [420 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Arkansas Rgnl.(ELD/KELD)   [Map]   ELD   S   71 miles [114.3 km]
Texarkana Rgnl. (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]   TXK   SW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Fort Smith Rgnl. (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]   FSM   NW   115 miles [185.1 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl. (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   GLH   ESE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   ---   ESE   117 miles [188.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Malvern Muni.   [Map]   M78   NNE   5 miles [8 km]
Arkadelphia Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.(ICAO: KM89)   [Map]   M89   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Meml. Fld.(HOT/KHOT)   [Map]   HOT   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Sheridan Muni.   [Map]   9M8   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Saline County Rgnl.    [Map]   SUZ   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gurdon Muni.   [Map]   5M8   SW   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
 
Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
        Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dexter B. Florence Meml. Fld.   (ICAO: KM89)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Meml. Fld.   (HOT/KHOT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrell Fld.   (ICAO: KCDH)   [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
 
Dallas Love Fld.   (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
        Website for Dallas Love Field
        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
 
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
 
Fort Smith Rgnl.   (FSM/KFSM)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Smith Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Arkansas

About Hot Spring County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Twin Oak.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Twin Oak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2632, Longitude: -92.8016     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Twin Oak 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 Twin Oak), 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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