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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Denham Springs.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Denham Springs ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Baton Rouge. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the west of Denham Springs. Baton Rouge has a population of 222,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Central. It lies just northwest of Denham Springs and has a population of 28,900 people.

For comparison, Denham Springs has a population of 9,800 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Baton Rouge     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west of Denham Springs.

Brownfields     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west of Denham Springs.

Central     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the northwest of Denham Springs.

Essen     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the southwest of Denham Springs.

Greenwell Springs     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the north of Denham Springs.

Inniswold     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the southwest of Denham Springs.

Maribel Village     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the west of Denham Springs.

Merrydale     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the west of Denham Springs.

Monticello     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the west of Denham Springs.

Old Jefferson     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the southwest of Denham Springs.

Shenandoah     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southwest of Denham Springs.

Walker     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the east of Denham Springs.

Watson     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the north of Denham Springs.

Westminster     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the southwest of Denham Springs.

Woodshire Village     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the southwest of Denham Springs.

For more communities neighboring Denham Springs, please visit our Parish-by-Parish Page for Denham Springs.

Livingston Parish ...

Denham Springs is located in Livingston Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Livingston Parish: Ascension, East Baton Rouge, Saint Helena, Saint James, Saint John the Baptist & Tangipahoa. Lake Pontchartrain lies to the southeast.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Denham Springs ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Denham Springs ...

Looking for more information about Denham Springs? 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 Denham Springs, 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 Denham Springs.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Denham Springs. 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 Denham Springs. 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, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Louisiana

Louisiana Tourism

Parks for Louisiana

Fishing in Louisiana

Hunting in Louisiana

TripAdvisor Link for:

Louisiana Statewide Tourism

Denham Springs Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Denham Springs

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Louisiana

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Louisiana

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Louisiana

Airports Near Denham Springs ...

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 better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Denham Springs.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Denham Springs. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

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

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
53 miles [85.3 km] miles to the Southeast of Denham Springs.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
263 miles [423.3 km] miles to the West of Denham Springs.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
264 miles [424.9 km] miles to the West of Denham Springs.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Baton Rouge Metro Airport  (BTR/KBTR)   [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the West Northwest of Denham Springs.

New Orleans Intl.    [Map]
53 miles [85.3 km] miles to the Southeast of Denham Springs.

Acadiana Rgnl.  (ICAO: KARA)   [Map]
63 miles [101.4 km] miles to the West Southwest of Denham Springs.

Lafayette Rgnl.  (LFT/KLFT)   [Map]
64 miles [103 km] miles to the West Southwest of Denham Springs.

Houma - Terrebonne Airport  (ICAO: KHUM)   [Map]
66 miles [106.2 km] miles to the South Southeast of Denham Springs.

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml. (ICAO: K0R3)   [Map]
76 miles [122.3 km] miles to the West Southwest of Denham Springs.

General Aviation Airports

Louisiana Rgnl.  (FAA ID: L38)   [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the South of Denham Springs.

Hammond Muni.   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the East of Denham Springs.

Hammond Northshore Rgnl. (ICAO: KHDC)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the East of Denham Springs.

False River Rgnl.  (FAA ID: HZR)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the West Northwest of Denham Springs.

St. John the Baptist Airport (FAA ID: 1L0)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the Southeast of Denham Springs.

Pete Antie Muni. (FAA ID: 7L9)   [Map]
49 miles [78.9 km] miles to the West Northwest of Denham Springs.

Thibodaux Muni. (FAA ID: L83)   [Map]
51 miles [82.1 km] miles to the South of Denham Springs.

Wilkinson Community Airport   [Map]
53 miles [85.3 km] miles to the North Northwest of Denham Springs.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

New Orleans Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSYICAO: KMSY

Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

George Bush Intercontinental     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: IAHICAO: KIAH

Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Hattiesburg Muni.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HBGICAO: KHBG

Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Hammond Northshore Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KHDC

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

William P. Hobby Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOUICAO: KHOU

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

McComb / Pike Co. Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MCBICAO: KMCB

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Baton Rouge Metro Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BTRICAO: KBTR

Website for Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Acadiana Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KARA

Website for Acadiana Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Lafayette Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LFTICAO: KLFT

Website for Lafayette Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Houma - Terrebonne Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KHUM

Website for Houma - Terrebonne Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: K0R3

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Alexandria Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KAEX

Website for Alexandria International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Denham Springs) 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 Denham Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Denham Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Denham Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4877, Longitude: -90.9563     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Denham Springs), 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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<4>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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