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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Uzzett ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Little Rock. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the west of where Uzzett 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 32 miles [51 km] to the west of Uzzett and has a population of 65,900 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Beebe   [Map]   8,146   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,194   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cabot   [Map]   26,141   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Conway   [Map]   65,782   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Greenbrier   [Map]   5,477   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Heber Springs   [Map]   6,967   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   28,513   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Maumelle   [Map]   18,214   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Pine Bluff   [Map]   42,984   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Searcy   [Map]   23,916   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Sherwood   [Map]   31,081   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Stuttgart   [Map]   8,773   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Vilonia   [Map]   4,538   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ward   [Map]   5,117   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
White Hall   [Map]   5,054   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Biscoe   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Carlisle   [Map]   2,182   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
De Valls Bluff   [Map]   569   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Des Arc   [Map]   1,630   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fredonia   [Map]   335   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Griffithville   [Map]   224   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hazen   [Map]   1,383   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hickory Plains   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lonoke   [Map]   4,248   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
McRae   [Map]   667   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Parkers Corner   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sand Hill   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Screeton   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tollville   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Prairie County ...

Uzzett would have been located within present day Prairie County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Prairie County: Arkansas, Lonoke, Monroe, White & Woodruff.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Uzzett ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Carlisle Muni.   [Map]   4M3   SSW   5 miles [8 km]
Hazen Muni.   [Map]   6M0   SSE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Stuttgart Muni.(ICAO: KSGT)   [Map]   SGT   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Searcy Muni. (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]   SRC   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Clarendon Muni.   [Map]   4M8   SE   23 miles [37 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 Uzzett.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Uzzett. 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   WSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Memphis Intl. (MEM/KMEM)   [Map]   MEM   E   97 miles [156.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Tunica Muni. (ICAO: KUTA)   [Map]   UTA   E   77 miles [123.9 km]
Greenville Intl.    [Map]   ---   SSE   105 miles [169 km]
Mid Delta Rgnl. (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]   GLH   SSE   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Carlisle Muni.   [Map]   4M3   SSW   5 miles [8 km]
Hazen Muni.   [Map]   6M0   SSE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Stuttgart Muni.(ICAO: KSGT)   [Map]   SGT   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Searcy Muni. (ICAO: KSRC)   [Map]   SRC   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Clarendon Muni.   [Map]   4M8   SE   23 miles [37 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
 
Stuttgart Muni.   (ICAO: KSGT)   [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
 
Tulsa Intl.   (TUL/KTUL)   [Map]
        Website for Tulsa 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
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville 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
 
Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
        Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Uzzett.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Uzzett. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8904, Longitude: -91.6918     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Uzzett 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 Uzzett), 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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